Gallery - some relics from days gone by...
some new creations from the talented seamstresses and designers we call
customers and friends...
Auld Lang Syne
Mitchell's Fabric Header c.1950
Looking North on Main Street, around 1953. The three stores on the right would slowly be added to Mitchells.
Same corner, new look c.1988
Floor to ceiling in 1986.
MITCHELL'S first 'Doorcrasher' Sale, 2012. Fabric shopping was intense in those days!
Once upon a time there was a textile industry in Canada. .
This fabulous and Award-winning costume designed and built
by former employee Su Kim.
Longtime customer and good friend Wanda Farian created
these costumes for Danishka Esterhazy's film ' EROS '.
MITCH the CAT on the job! It's his responsibility to make sure that fabrics are cat-tested for comfort and
endurance, whether drapery or upholstery or apparel!
Janna Stewart can cut like a dream, and with an unerring eye,
makes beautiful use of Mitchell's 'True Vintage' fabrics.
Alex Espinosa, designer and costumer, not afraid to
meet a challenge boldly! See what we mean at
Dress created by Yana Gorbulsky, a frequent
explorer in Mitchell's Vintage Annex.
A talented designer and fabricator, she
is expanding into Children's Wear.
Fabric meets Physics - another engineering marvel
by Wanda Farion
The British ruffle meets the 21st century
Mother and Daughter put last touches on their gowns.
Yvonne found the fabric at Mitchell's. to match her talent!