Phillips Shirts Melbourne [European, rare & vintage stock] .Upcoming Sale.
(The below information is directly from the company itself.- thanks to Rachael Meadows for details of this event.)
Fabricophiles, it’s time to get excited as we’re finally opening up a selection from the Phillips Shirts’ fabric archives- vintage fabric- for sale in a one-off two-day event.
The fabrics date from the 1960s to current day and come from mills all over the world, many of them now closed.
Here are the details:
TRADE: Members of the fashion industry can make an appointment to view and buy fabric between now and Thursday 9 October. Contact Amit on: firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange a time.
Minimum purchase: Fabric will only be sold by the roll.
PUBLIC: The factory will be open from 10am – 7pm Friday 10 October and 11am – 3pm Saturday 11 October.
Minimum purchase: Two meters and over.
274 Little Lonsdale Street
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3000
While we have an estimated 4000 bolts of vintage fabric in our factory, they won’t all be released for sale as we are still a working factory and intend to use them to make the shirts that has kept us in business for 62 years.
The prices are:
Poly cotton – $10 per metre
Cotton – $10 per metre
Linen – $15 per metre
Vintage prints (patterns)- $15 per metre
Silk (pattern and print) – $25 per metre
I hope you all manage to attend this wonderful event to grab yourself some fantastic vintage fabric….remember the ONE WITH THE MOST WINS……
Cheerio and all the best