Fairvel Cardinal Red Micro Velvet Fabric
- Product ID: VELCRED VELCRED
- Content: 100% Polyester
- Width: 60"
- Features: Superior Crush Resistance & Durability, Silky Soft Hand & Drape
- Care: Machine Washable
Maximum Continuous Length: Approximately 50 Yards,
when ordering more than 50 Yards please note it may come in more than one piece.
For more information, see our Velvet Fabric Product Guide.
Fairvel Cardinal Red Micro Velvet is a plush fabric that has a luxurious look and feel. With a lovely drape, this micro pile velvet is perfect for evening wear, costumes, dance wear, event decorations, draperies and more. Easy to work with and sumptuous, micro velvet will make your next project look like it's fit for a king.
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Why did you choose this?
Is this a good fabric to use for a dress? Does it stretch?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this fabric is great for dresses. It doesn't have stretch, but if you're looking for stretch, we do have stretch velvet and panne velvet. We recommend ordering a sample to be sure that it will work for your project.
The color I'm seeing in the pic is a deep, somewhat dark red color as opposed to a bright, fire-engine red. Is this correct? I realize that lighting affects your pics, as does the screen on my device. That's why I'm asking.
BEST ANSWER: I bought this fabric last November and it is a deep wine red, not a bright Christmas red. It is beautiful and I made a dress for the holidays out of it and will enjoy it again this year!
could I attache a backing of muslin with wonder under to this fabric? Would I stick?
BEST ANSWER: I guess I don't see why not.
Would this material strink if wash?
BEST ANSWER: This fabric should not shrink when washed.
Could this fabric hold up to be used to make a weighted blanket? Also, can I was it I my washer dryer or is it dry clean only?
BEST ANSWER: This fabric is machine washable and should hold up for a weighted blanket. We recommend ordering a sample to be sure that it will work for your project.
Would this be a good velvet to use for a Christmas stocking?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this fabric would be great for stockings.
What is Micro velvet ?
BEST ANSWER: Micro velvet is simply a velvet made from very fine polyester. This Fairvel micro velvet is silky soft with a beautiful drape. It’s crush resistant and lustrous without being too shiny. It doesn’t stretch.
Is this a material i could use to reupholster a couch? Im looking for either a burgundy or an Orange velvety Material. Thank you
Does thia fabric have any stretch to it?
BEST ANSWER: No, this fabric does not have stretch.
Could this fabric be used to cover a sofa?
BEST ANSWER: This fabric is primarily used in apparel applications,however you could use it in lightweight upholstery applications. We do not recommend it for use on heavily used items. Here are a few red velvets specifically designed for upholstery use:
I am looking for velvet or velveteen with five red stripes on the selvege. Can you help me?
BEST ANSWER: This Fairvel velvet has 5 white strips on one of the selvages.
what is the difference between christmas red and cardinal red color?
BEST ANSWER: Christmas red is a warmer toned red, whereas cardinal red is a slightly more blue-toned red. We recommend ordering samples to be sure that whichever fabric you choose will be right for your project.