Category: Awning & Tent Fabrics

Meet the Crew!

Meet the Crew!

The people make the place what it is! Without this solid group, Vaughan’s would just be a building with some stuff in it. We love getting to know you, and now you can get to know us! Meet the team! Chris Nash Chris is Vaughan’s Fabric and Supply General Manager. He was born and raised…

By Abby Emmons July 31, 2018 Off

Recasen’s Trending RECacril Colors!

Recasen’s Trending RECacril Colors!

As 2018 comes into full swing, Vaughan has kept an eye on trending fabrics for you! We want to create a fun and easy shopping experience that allows your projects to shine with top-notch neutral colors in fun patterns. Sophisticated Solids A solid fabric choice can give a classically chic look which creates a solid base…

By Ali Ongaro May 30, 2018 Off

We love waxed canvas!

We love waxed canvas!

Waxed canvas, our new favorite product. Fueled by a renewed interest in natural fabrics and the outdoor industry, waxed canvas has found a niche in the intersection of Portland’s local makers and small-batch factories. Vaughan’s new stock of waxed canvas is flying off the shelves! We talked with local expert, Ellie Lum of Klum House…

By Ali Ongaro May 15, 2018 Off

Let’s Talk Protectants!

Let’s Talk Protectants!

What you need to know about water repellents. When you use a water repellant, you can extend your product’s life and liveliness. In wet weather, it prevents the fabric’s outer layer from becoming saturated with water, so materials dry more quickly. It makes fabric last longer and stay stronger, no matter the elements!  Outdoor backpacking,…

By Ali Ongaro May 2, 2018 Off

Big News! We’re Now Vaughan’s Fabric & Supply

Big News! We’re Now Vaughan’s Fabric & Supply

With our move towards new generations of leadership comes a new name and free freight. Vaughan’s Fabric and Supply is a proud fourth-generation company with women leading the way. Located in the heart of Portland, Ore. for over 80 years, Frank Vaughan Sr. founded Vaughan Brothers, an auto top and upholstery manufacturing company, in 1929. After World…

By Ali Ongaro April 13, 2018 Off