Welcome to The Fabric Center in Morris, Illinois. As one of the largest quilting shops in the Midwest, we carry more than 7,000 bolts of top-quality quilting cotton, as well as a large assortment of quilting patterns, quilting books, and quilted accessory patterns. We also carry Robison Anton threads, Gutermann threads, Exquisite threads, and Mettler threads. We carry the Jenny Haskins product line, including Jenny Haskins thread, Jenny Haskins stabilizer and Jenny Haskins patterns, books, and CDs. We also carry Brother sewing machines and Janome sewing machines as well as Brother sergers, Brother embroidery machines, Janome sergers, and Janome embroidery machines. We recently added many machines from the Juki serger line, as well as Juki sewing machines and the Juki Quilt Virtuoso Pro!  Come see our amazing selection of fabrics, machines, and more at our easy-to-find shop -- two miles south of Interstate 80 and two blocks west of Illinois Route 47 on the corner of Main Street and Liberty Street.


The Fabric Center is looking for a full time employee willing to sell fabric and machines.  A sales and computer background is helpful.  Most importantly you must be enthusiastic and energetic.  Saturdays are mandatory.  Please bring or email a resume to The Fabric Center as soon as possible.  (fabctr2@sbcglobal.net)


The Ultimate
Embroidery Blast

Join us for 2 fun filled days of Hands-On Embroidery

All new hands-on embroidery projects - suitable for all levels
Our educators make learning fun!


...how to embroider on different textures?
...what stabilizer to use and when?
...how to embroider continuous lace?
...how to hoop and embroider t-shirts properly?

If so, then this is the class for you! 
Register today and receive a bonus pack at the event valuing $300

Event Details

Thursday and Friday, November 6 & 7
9 am - 5 pm 
Morris Quality Inn, Morris, Illinois

$69 for both days - includes lunch and snacks
Call  The Fabric Center at 815-942-5715 to register



Join The Fabric Center in helping Operation Care Package
to reach their goal of 9000 stockings - which are stuffed with treats
for our deployed troops. These stockings can be made with fabric and technique
of your choice - with or without embellishments.  All stockings need to be the
same size - please pick up a pattern at The Fabric Center.  These can be completed on your own and dropped off at the store 
October 31 is last day to turn in stockings for this year.
We will be participating next year so make them all year long!



Brown Bag Friday Sew-In

Pack up your projects and join us for these fun get-togethers! There is always lots of fun and laughter. Bring a friend and make it a girls night out!

Cost: $ 10.00

Machine Embroidery Classes

AcuFil Quilting with MBX Digitizer - Chris Anderson

MBX software quilting

Cost: $ 25.00
Embroidering on Knits, T-shirts, Sweatshirts, and Onesies with Laurie Albrecht

Embroidering on stretch fabrics

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidering on Towels, Minkee or Fleece with Laurie Albrecht

Challenging fabrics and embroidery

Cost: $ 20.00
Embroidery Club with Laurie Albrecht - Blue Group

Monthly embroidery projects

Cost: $ 22.00
Embroidery Club with Laurie Albrecht - Purple Group

Monthly embroidery projects

Cost: $ 22.00
Embroidery Club with Laurie Albrecht - Red Group

Monthly embroidery projects

Cost: $ 22.00
Janome MemoryCraft 12000 or 15000 AcuFil Quilting - Chris Anderson

Quilt in the hoop

Cost: $ 24.00

Quilting Classes

Beginning Quilting with Mary Wakeley

Learn to quilt from start to finish!

Cost: $ 80.00
Create a Landscape! with Merrie Woodward

Jump into the landscape!

Cost: $ 48.00
Free Motion Quilting with Bonnie Clark

Ready, set, quilt!

Cost: $ 32.00
Paper Piecing with Mary Wakeley

Basics of Paper Piecing

Cost: $ 24.00
Raggy Quilt with Mary Wakeley

Fun and easy - quilt as you go!

Cost: $ 40.00
Scrap Crazy Quilt with Jeanann Werges


Cost: $ 48.00
Tessellating Tree with Jeanann Werges

Quilt as you go!

Cost: $ 24.00
Triangle Frenzy Hexagon Topper with Kathy Knoederer

Great for those beautiful border prints!

Cost: $ 40.00
Twisted Christmas Wreath with Kathy Knoederer

Get out your Twister Tool!

Cost: $ 40.00

Contact Info:

301 Liberty Street
Morris, IL 60450
(815) 942-5715


Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm
Thursdays open until 7pm
Saturday 9am-5pm
Closed Sundays