Buying fabric online has become increasingly popular over the years. Thanks to the internet, the way we buy things has become revolutionized. While there are still several perks to conventional shopping at a retail store, there are times when getting your fabric online is best. Here we’ll take a look at some of the top benefits of shopping online for your upholstery and drapery materials.
This is probably one of the biggest reasons people shop online. There are times when it’s just easier, not to mention more comfortable, to shop via the internet. Seriously, where else can you do shopping in your pajamas and according to your schedule? There are no crowds to push through and no waiting, meaning purchases can be wrapped up in minutes. Another convenient perk is being able to order swatches whenever the mood strikes. You can hold them up to your walls, against your fabric, etc. The ability to have swatches and other samples sent right to your door takes the guesswork out of whether or not a certain fabric will work for you.
You can get really great deals in the store, but every now and then, you’ll catch a special deal that is only offered online. Whether it’s an item only being sold online or simply an extra promo code for a few extra bucks off, it’s worth looking online every now and then. Another perk about buying fabric online is that you can often get old patterns for rock bottom prices.
When you go to the store, you run the risk of impulse buying. Retailers will have signs or other incentives that motivate you into buying more than you actually need. When you opt to buy your fabric online, that chances of purchasing excess, as well as unnecessary product, is greatly reduced. Furthermore, staying at home cuts out additional expenses such as eating out for lunch or gas for traveling. Of course, you can always go overboard online too!
Before you make any final purchases
Scroll through some customer reviews to see if they’re reputable. Also be sure to read the policies on returns and verify that they are able to be contacted should your order turn out to be something other than what you wanted. You can read Interior Fabric’s customer service policy here. Unlike online only retailers, you won’t end up on indefinite hold or fighting automated menus to speak to a person; one of our team members from any one of our locations would be happy to assist.
Visit us online or at one of our retail locations. Live in Arizona? Come see us at either of our two Mesa, Az area locations located inside of SWITCH Consignment to check out the latest designer upholstery fabrics available at amazing prices including faux leather and suede, cotton, and silks.