Commonly Asked Questions!
Our studio is in our home in Athens, GA. We are open by appointment for in-person shopping and studio visits. Email me at hello@saraparkertextiles if you'd like to set up an appointment!
Absolutely! In non-pandemic years we open our studio in the fall for Open Studio day. Subscribe to our newsletter below if you'd like to be notified of our next Open Studio day. Or, if you'd like to set up an appointment to visit, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We screen-print our fabrics. If you'd like to see us in action, check out these videos.
We use water-based inks from CCI. These inks are made in the USA and are certified eco-friendly.
Yes! Samples are 8 x 5 inches and cost $1-2 each. Most fabric listings have the option of a sample, though you can find them all in one place HERE.
Sorry but no. We do not operate as a printing service. If you'd like to have your design work printed on fabric, I suggest checking out Spoonflower in NC.
Yes! Depending on our stock. If you'd like unprinted base cloth please email me at email@example.com.
Yes! Our inks are heat-set into the fabric after printing.
Mid Weight, Light Weight & Linen: We recommend washing cold on a gentle cycle with mild detergent—Air dry. Use a warm iron on the back of the fabric as needed.
Upholstery Weight: We recommend spot cleaning with cool water and air drying.
Fabrics are not guaranteed against natural wear, stretch, shrinkage, or fading. Variations in print and repeat size may occur due to the unique nature of hand-printing. Slight variations in ink colors are natural between lots due to hand-mixed inks.
You can find scale and repeat sizes within each Design page.
Keep in mind that fabrics will shrink slightly with washing.
I'm here to help, so please don't hesitate to get in touch about your project!
We're continually rotating designs in and out of production, so if there's a fabric you no longer see available in the shop, you can either request it through Print-to-Order or send me an email to set up an order for you.
We have a trade program for approved designers and makers. Apply for an account HERE.
(maze-a-leen) is our sister shop where we make home and fashion accessories using our fabrics from SPT.
Orders & Shipping
Yardage orders usually ship within 2-3 weeks unless the fabric is in stock.
In stock fabric, samples, fabric bundles, remnants, 1/4 yard cuts, and kits ship within 4-7 business days.
About 2-3 weeks.
Yes! A free shipping option will appear at checkout for orders over $100.
International orders ship for $10 over $150 USD.
We wrap orders in paper and use recycled mailers or boxes for shipping.
Fabric orders over 4 yards will ship on a bolt or tube.
We want you to love your new purchase! If you have received an incorrect fabric or a mistake, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will correct your order.
Suppose, for any reason, you are unhappy with your purchase. In that case, we accept returns on cut fabric yardage if the fabric has not been altered in any way. Please email Sara within 15 days of receipt to process returns at email@example.com.
We do not accept returns on fabric bundles, remnant fabrics, 1/4 yard cuts, kits, gift certificates, or international orders.