Welcome to The Sourcing District

About Us

What We Do

The Sourcing District represents over 15 suppliers of fabric and garment construction necessities.  We represent the industry's premier suppliers serving independent designers, event planners, uniform manufacturers, fabric retailers and more.  All of our suppliers offer quality, continuity and REAL wholesale pricing.  We also represent some of the most experienced suppliers in the industry.  In fact, all of the companies that we represent have a long track-record of success and service to the independent designer community.  Looking for today's finest suppliers?  Look to The Sourcing District.

Who We Represent

  • Kendor Textiles     Today's #1 Textile Company.  Ethical sourcing and more.
  • Sextet Knits    Proudly Made in the USA.  Fiest Ponti de Roma and Jersey for tops and dresses.
  • Gordon Textiles LTD   Innovation and Quality.  Fashion forward.
  • Philips Boyne    The finest supplier of shirting ad wove cottons in the world. Huge selection and inventory.
  • Oriole Textiles     Since 1929, the premier supplier of party, formal and bridal fabrics
  • Mikan Printing     Today's contemporary supplier of labels, tags, custom trims and more.  Made in the USA.
  • Wimpfheimer Velvets    Finest Velvet, Velour and Velveteen.  Our favorite supplier of fine corduroy and suede cloth.  In business for 175 years!!
  • Blue Desert Fabrics   Poly/Cotton and Cottons in broadcloth, poplin, twill and an array of basics for fashion apparel and uniform wear.  Sensational cotton linings!
  • Guide Fabric    Over 50 years of service to the apparel industry.  Finest interfacing, muslin and linings.  
  • Art Gallery Fabrics    A melange of prints.  Huge selection.  Cotton prints in premium quilting, voile, knit and canvas and new rayon prints.
  • Durango Button     A designers paradise of buttons.  Artisan and ethical.  Anything but basic!

We Offer More

On many items, we can assist with our vast network of pattern makers, technical designers, cutting rooms, factories and consultants.  We have decades of real life garment manufacturing experience.  We have decades of real textile experience.  


Looking for unmatched selection?  Unmatched experience?  Unmatched contacts?  You are looking for The Sourcing District.

Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

The Sourcing District

635 S. Humphrey, Oak Park, IL 60304, US

(708) 386-8586

Hours

By Appointment Only