The Sprout Collection – FAQ

SPROUT FAQs

  1. Can I purchase Sprout fabric at my local YOLO Colorhouse dealer?
  2. How long does it take to process my Sprout fabric order?
  3. How long does it take to process my Sprout paint order?
  4. Can I rush my order?
  5. Can I change or cancel an order?
  6. Can I return or exchange my fabric or paint?
  7. Can I order Sprout fabric/paint color samples?
  8. What kind of fabrics does YOLO Colorhouse carry? Are they organic?
  9. How should I wash the fabrics I order?
  10. How can I make the cool stuff I see on your website?
  11. What if I want a Sprout paint color in a different sheen or size?
  12. I don’t see other YOLO Colorhouse paint colors available. How do I order other colors besides Sprout?
  13. Do the Sprout fabric colors match the Sprout paint colors exactly?
  14. Are there color variations between fabrics?
  15. What is the smallest amount of fabric I can buy?
  16. The paint/fabric color I received is different than what appears on my computer. Why?
  17. Is the paint ordered in the YOLO Colorhouse web store tinted with zero VOC colorants?
  18. I am pregnant – can I paint?
  19. Do you ship to Canada?
  1. Can I purchase Sprout fabric at my local YOLO Colorhouse dealer?

    No. The YOLO Colorhouse Sprout fabrics are exclusive to the YOLO Colorhouse web store.

  2. How long does it take to process my Sprout fabric order?

    You will receive your fabric within 4-6 weeks. Shipping time is usually 5-7 business days for ground transportation.

  3. How long does it take to process my Sprout paint order?

    You will receive your paint within 2 weeks. Shipping time is usually 5-7 business days for ground transportation.

  4. Can I rush my order?

    Processing time for fabric (4-6 weeks) and paint (2 business days) are firm. Expedited shipping options are not available.

  5. Can I change or cancel an order?

    Once an order has been placed, but before it has shipped, we can change your shipping address, but because we print fabric and tint paint to order, changes or cancellations to your fabric or paint order are not possible.

  6. Can I return or exchange my fabric or paint?

    Because all fabric orders are custom cut and all paint orders are custom tinted, we are unable to accept returns or exchanges. If your order is incomplete, damaged or incorrect, please contact info@yolocolorhouse.com.

  7. Can I order Sprout fabric/paint color samples?

    Yes! We have two sample books – one for the SATEEN fabrics and one for the INTERLOCK KNIT fabrics. Both books contain 3.5”x3.5” fabric samples of all 13 Sprout fabric designs and 2”x1.5” paint chips of the 7 Sprout colors. You can order sample books here.

  8. What kind of fabrics does YOLO Colorhouse carry? Are they organic?

    See below for the two types of fabrics we sell.

    ORGANIC COTTON INTERLOCK KNIT: 100% organic cotton. Very soft, natural off-white knit perfect for sheets, blankets, and more.
    • 56” wide
    • 5.6 oz per square yard
    • Interlock knit stretches along the crosswise grain about 25%
    • Estimated shrinkage: 6% length, 4% width
    • Certified organic cotton by Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS) • Produced in the USA
    • Machine wash warm or cool using phosphate-free detergent

    ORGANIC COTTON SATEEN: 100% organic cotton sateen, glossier finish. Perfect for curtains, quilts, and more. • 56” wide
    • 3.8 oz per square yard, 230 thread count
    • Certified organic cotton by Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS)
    • Peroxided white
    • Glossy finish, soft hand
    • Appropriate for clothing, pillows
    • Estimated shrinkage 3%
    • Machine wash warm or cool using phosphate-free detergent

  9. How should I wash the fabrics I order?

    When washing your fabrics, please use phosphate-free detergents. Wash on delicate setting, warm or cool.

  10. How can I make the cool stuff I see on your website?

    We partnered with Sewing in a Straight Line author, Brett Bara, to create simple, beautiful patterns for all of the items seen on our website. Click here to download the patterns for your projects.

  11. What if I want a Sprout paint color in a different sheen or size?

    The YOLO Colorhouse Web store carries only a select assortment of products. In the YOLO Colorhouse Web store, the Sprout colors are only available in the eggshell sheen and in the gallon size. To purchase Sprout colors in flat or semigloss sheen or in quarts or 5-gallon pails, please visit a YOLO Colorhouse dealer near you or one of our online retail partners.

  12. I don’t see other YOLO Colorhouse paint colors available. How do I order other colors besides Sprout?

    The YOLO Colorhouse Web store carries only a select assortment of products. To purchase our full assortment of paint colors, sheens, and sizes, please visit a YOLO Colorhouse dealer near you or one of our online retail partners.

  13. Do the Sprout fabric colors match the Sprout paint colors exactly?

    No. The are designed to be harmonious when used together in a room but are not an exact match.

  14. Are there color variations between fabrics?

    Yes. We have designed the colors so that they appear very similar between fabric styles, but variations may occur.

  15. What is the smallest amount of fabric I can buy?

    One (1) yard is the minimum order for YOLO Colorhouse Sprout fabric.

  16. The paint/fabric color I received is different than what appears on my computer. Why?

    Each computer monitor displays color differently. The paint color/fabric swatches online are to be used only as a guide. To view the paint colors/fabrics in person, please order a sample book. Our Sprout sample book contains 13 – 3.5”x3.5” swatches of either the Organic Cotton Interlock Knit or Organic Cotton Sateen fabric, plus a 2”x1.5” paint color chip of each of the 7 Sprout colors. You can order a sample book here.

  17. Is the paint ordered in the YOLO Colorhouse web store tinted with zero VOC colorants?

    YES!

  18. I am pregnant – can I paint?

    YOLO Colorhouse recommends consulting with your doctor about painting when you are pregnant.

  19. Do you ship to Canada?

    No, we do not ship to Canada at this time.