Natural Linen 60" Wide Fabric

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Natural Linen 60" Wide Fabric



Content: 100% Linen
Dimensions: 60" Width, 0.38mm Thickness.
Weight: 10oz per yard (approx.)
Stretch: 1% (Mechanical)

Description

This luxurious linen fabric is 60" wide, 0.38mm thick, and weighs approximately 10oz per yard. Slightly transparent, linen stays cool by allowing maximum airflow without sacrificing durability or comfort. Manufactured with fibers from the finest Flax plants, our linen fabric is hypoallergenic and environmentally friendly.

How To Use

Linen is a fine fabric that can be used to create luxurious fashion apparel that is durable, breathable, and quick-drying. Some wonderful craft ideas include shirts, blouses, pants, skirts, and jackets.

As a medium-weight, natural fabric, linen drapes well and maintains a crisp texture. These characteristics allow linen to be used as fabulous curtains or bed sheets.

Click here, for a DIY linen button-down dress sewing tutorial.

Notable Features

  • 100% All Natural Linen, Hypoallergenic.
  • Comfortable & Durable.
  • Breathable & Quick Drying.
  • Anti-Static.
  • Softens After Each Wash.

Care Instructions

Machine Washable* (Pre-wash Recommended), Air-Dry.

Custom sewing services:

Rod Pocket Curtains for Pipe & Drape

Frequently Asked Questions for Natural Linen 60" Wide

Does linen fabric shrink when washed?

Linen is machine washable, and will become more absorbent and softer each time. It is recommended to use only gentle cycles with temperatures less than 104° F or 40° C. Additionally, it is suggested to air-dry linen. To be safe you can always dry clean or hand wash linen fabrics. Check out our blog for the ultimate guide to fabric care 101.

How to soften linen fabric?

Linen naturally becomes softer after each wash. To speed up this process, replace your laundry detergent with baking soda in the washing machine. Additionally you can replace your fabric softener with a 1:1 solution of white vinegar and water.

What is linen fabric made from?

Linen is a fine fabric made from the fibers of the flax plant, woven in a plain weave style. Dating back approximately 30,000 years, this hypoallergenic, all natural textile is known for being strong, absorbent, quick drying, and breathable. Check out this link for a DIY linen button down dress sewing tutorial.

How to wash linen fabric before sewing?

Linen, like most natural fabrics will experience a shrinkage of 3-10% when washed. To lessen the effects of shrinkage when washing a completed linen project, it is recommended to prewash linen before sewing. After prewashing linen, continue to wash the finished project in the same manner that it was prewashed to avoid continued shrinkage. For more information on pre washing fabric, check out our blog post here.

What is linen fabric?

Linen is a fine fabric made from the fibers of the flax plant, woven in a plain weave style. Dating back approximately 30,000 years, this hypoallergenic, all natural textile is known for being strong, absorbent, quick drying, and breathable. Linen fabric can be used for almost anything including, fashion apparel, bedding, napery, and home décor. For some inspiration, check out an awesome DIY linen duvet covers and pillow shams tutorial.

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Natural Linen 60" Wide