Picnic Scene with Checkered Fabric

Summer Fabric Ideas – Beautiful & Practical

Summer Time Creations

Finally, summer is in full swing. Spending our days outdoors with the family is on the top of our list and what better way to enjoy those moments with your own outdoor fabric creations! At C&M Textiles, we offer a wide variety of outdoor fabrics that are both beautiful and durable, making your summer fabric creations unique and fun! When you make something yourself, there comes a sense of gratification and accomplishment, which we all need to experience in our lives as much as we can. Sit back, relax and read some of our summer fabric ideas for summer 2017 below!

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If a hammock swaying in the sun doesn’t say summer, then we don’t know what does. Sway yourself into ultimate relaxation while sipping your favorite drink, reading your favourite book or simply dozing off into an amazing nap. Choose from a wide array of outdoor fabrics that will fit any style and budget! Check out this how-to article and start building your dream hammock now!

Picnic Blankets

Summer memories are made outdoors, surrounded by family and good food. Take your picnics to the next level by making your own, custom picnic blanket for your whole family to enjoy. Our fabrics are not only beautiful but durable too, so they will last a long, long time. Your picnic blanket can also be used at the pool and the beach! Check out this article for how-to instructions and more outdoor blanket ideas.


Though summer brings the heat, it can get really chilly in the evenings and especially overnight. When you’re out and about with the family or friends, a shawl can really help give you that cozy warmth you’re looking for. A shawl can also be used at the pool, beach or even taking long walks in the sun, protecting you from those harmful UV rays. Check out this article on how to make your own and get started on your DIY project today!

Summer Fabric Ideas – Creating Memories From Scratch

Enjoy every second of this summer and don’t be afraid to think outside the box. C&M Textiles offers a wide variety of indoor/outdoor fabrics to fit your every need. You don’t know where to start? Contact us and we’ll gladly help you get started on your project!