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Plaid Fabric

If you are looking for a versatile fabric that can be used for garments, accessories, crafts, and much more, plaid fabric is a great option. Plaids can be used in almost every fabric application for every kind of product. They can be found across all markets, including men's, women's, and children's clothing; hats, bags, shoes, headbands, and other accessories; and even home products like linens, blankets, curtains, upholstery, and so on.

Search For Fabric is your one-stop shop for all your fabric needs. We are a top-rated wholesale fabric distributor that specializes in premium-quality fabrics to help your business provide for your customers. You can find whatever plaid fabric you require at Search For Fabric — from classic plaids to Madras, brushed knits to double-knit jacquard plaids, and a range of colors and patterns.

What Is Plaid Fabric?

Plaid fabric is a popular woven fabric that features a pattern of colored lines that intersect each other forming rectangular shapes. The pattern may be made of crisscrossing, horizontal, and vertical bands in complementary or contrasting colors. Traditionally composed of woven wool, plaid fabrics are now produced from a variety of materials to suit different demands and preferences.

How Is Plaid Fabric Used?

With how artful plaid fabrics are, they can be used in many different fabric application products. Originally, plaid fabric was commonly used for blankets or tartans. Now, plaid is used for all kinds of clothing and other various fabric application products.

Here are some fabric applications that frequently utilize plaid fabric:

  • Shirting
  • Trousers
  • Skirts
  • Dresses
  • Pajamas
  • Scarfs
  • Hats
  • Sheets
  • Pillows
  • Blankets
  • Curtains
  • Furniture covers
  • Upholstery

Advantages of Plaid Fabric

One major benefit of using plaid fabric is the design itself – the pattern is beautiful and appealing to the eye. Also, the quality of the material is usually excellent. Cotton and linen plaid fabric is soft, breathable, and anti-static – perfectly suited for casual clothing. For other fabric applications, wool plaid fabric is durable and long-lasting, has outstanding heat resistance, and is robust against curls and wrinkles.

Taking Care of Plaid Fabric

Plaid fabric is fairly durable so it's easy to care for and maintain. You don't need any special tips for taking care of plaid fabric, simply wash, dry, and press it on a regular basis for a neater look and a longer lifespan. Check and review the care instructions for the type of material if you are worried about shrinking or other complications.

Shop Plaid Fabric at Search For Fabric

Search For Fabric is a wholesale fabric distributor that has been offering premium-quality fabric to fashion designers and store owners for more than 20 years. With a variety of styles and patterns in stock, we have various types of plaid fabric for all kinds of projects. Browse our site to see the full selection!

The team at Search For Fabric is always available to help you with any concerns and offer assistance in finding the best fabric for you. You can contact us by phone at (213) 623-2522 or by email at for more information.