There are different types of cotton fabrics, each with a distinct texture and weight based on how the cotton fibers are blended or woven. Muslin, denim, flannel, batik and organic cotton are a few common cotton fabric types. Breathable, durable and easy to sew, these cotton fabrics will make comfortable dresses, loungewear, shirts, baby clothes as well as quilts. Shop for cotton fabric by the yard at JOANN for all your sewing projects.