IL019 GINGER Softened - 100% Linen - Middle (5.3 oz/yd2) - 1.50 Yards

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At a medium weight of 5.3 ounces, this 100% linen is versatile enough to be referred to as an All Purpose or Do it All linen. With its smooth look and tighter weave, this linen is neither sheer or heavy, but just the right in-between weight you will need for a variety of projects.

Fabric specifications:

Article : IL019 Multi Purpose
Content : 100% Linen
Type : BASIC
Thread size warp : 17.9
Thread size weft : 17.9
Thread count warp : 46
Thread count weft : 37
Color : GINGER
Weight : 5.3 oz/yd2
Width : 59 inch
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Ivy profile image Brown
Reviewer: Ivy

One reviewer said this has a nice golden hue. That's what I was hoping for. The piece I got is brown. More like a light cocoa brown with not a hint of yellow. Not what I expected or wanted but I will use is anyway. I wish the colors were more predictable, Sometimes the color you see online is the difference between choosing one over another, and then it turns out wrong. Disappointing.

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Robin profile image jacket for the end of year competition!
Reviewer: Robin

Pat I love that post of your jacket - what an outfit with the skirt! I've bought some ginger on the strength of it thinking it might also go well with a vibrant green or blue too? Pam

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Susan profile image Ginger linen
Reviewer: Susan

I have always loved linen and decided to give this a shot. The price was amazing and I love the color. I washed it and it is so soft. I can't wait to make an asymmetrical tunic with a pattern I found on Amazon. I'm sure I will be purchasing more fabric from F/S.

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Laurie profile image Amazing! Addictive!
Reviewer: Laurie

This was my first purchase of this fabric. When it arrived it was a little stiff. But after washing it just once, it came out of the dryer soft as butter! The color is true to the online sample and it is dreamy to sew with. I am going to have to buy more of this fabric. In fact I'm going to do it right now! Bye!

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Dee profile image First time working with linen and I don't know why I waited,
Reviewer: Dee

So many years since I started sewing and this was my first use of linen! I do t know why I waited so long. Since my initial purchase and creation, I have ordered more colors and types of linen. I love checking in everyday to see what is being featured on special!

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Martha  profile image Ginger fabric
Reviewer: Martha

This is a lovely color fabric, and is soft and easy to sew. I always enjoy working with your materials.

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Barbara profile image apron
Reviewer: Barbara

Ginger, overall gorgeous color. Beautiful fabric.

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Elizabeth d profile image Part II the things I forgot to mention. . .
Reviewer: Elizabeth d

I will now be purchasing enough to make the balloon pants in a Vogue Issely Miyaki pattern. The scraps from the two color dress were combined with some Doggie Bag Sphinx to make a tunic with sphinx sleeves and a ginger body, then more sphinx to make it longer and contrast pockets. Since I can never leave well enough alone, I added a lot of contrast embroidery and applique in sphinx to decorate the seams and around the neckline on the ginger. That's why I need more now to make pants to go with it! Can't resist! Pictures to follow.

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Elizabeth d profile image Delighted!
Reviewer: Elizabeth d

I keep buying more of this because it's so inspiring. It appears to be a "mild-mannered" golden tan, but it's a rich, lively golden tan. I used it first with some scraps of chocolate to make a color-block dress to wear all year. The Yoke is the dark brown and the the body/skirt is the ginger. Then I covered buttons in both colors to accent it. The pockets are dark brown with ginger buttons and the dark brown yoke has ginger covered buttons accenting the collar and neckline. It feels wonderful to wear, is a joy to sew, doesn't need slip when it's hot, and can be worn all year!

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Kathleen profile image Oh Yes
Reviewer: Kathleen

There are a few colors that, after a wash and tumble, I carry room to room for a few days just to see it in different qualities of light. Ginger is one of these. (Dry Rose is another.) This is sumptuous linen at its best. Thank you for making it!

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Jillian profile image My first sew
Reviewer: Jillian

Today I started sewing my first project, made a pair baggy pants the material was fantastic to sew with I am convert,I will be back for more fabric

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Elizabeth profile image Perfect Pirate Pants
Reviewer: Elizabeth

The color and weight of this lovely linen is wonderfully old world and rustic and makes a great choice for pirate pants.

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Lauren profile image Nice Golden Hue
Reviewer: Lauren

The color of this fabric is actually more yellow than it appears on the website, at least on my monitor. It has a very nice feel and it looks better than I expected- I was picturing it as looking more like sacking but it is much more refined. Gorgeous!

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IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

I purchased several yards of the ginger for curtains and it went so well with the colors of the walls and the Valance. It gave my living room a warm and inviting atmosphere! Definitely will purchase again.

Posted by Patti
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

ginger linen for baby books from Way Cool Designs (waycooldesigns.com)

Posted by Susie
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

jacket made yesterday using medium weight linen, ginger. 4c22 red band at sleeves. red wide leg pants are 4c22 crimson.

Posted by Pat
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

This is a vintage Vogue pattern. Great color for this skirt. The fabric is so easy to sew on. I can't get enough of this fabric!

Posted by Laura
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

We just finished this gorgeous tunic and pants for a customer and we think the ginger is the perfect fabric. See all our designs online at classysassycouture.com.

Posted by Becky
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

This is my first time sewing with linen. I LOVE it. I love this color Ginger too. These bloomers are made from a Tina Givens free download pattern called Plinka Pants!

Posted by Marsha kay
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Ginger linen used to make our personalized baby and wedding books at Way Cool Designs. Inside are journaling pages. waycooldesigns.com Love that linen :) Susie

Posted by Susie
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Handbag from softened ginger and softened natural.

Posted by Dee
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Ginger softened is the maxi NICO dress. The over blouse /jacket is made from Natural softened. And with the left overs I made a matching handbag.

Posted by Dee
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Love this color & the way the light comes through this curtain! Worked equally well for the cross-body purse I made out of it.

Posted by Lisa
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Posted by Barbara
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

I used Ginger for the body of this doll, and Arctic White for her blouse. Beautiful linen for hand sewing, soft and sturdy.

Posted by Kathleen
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

I used IL019 Ginger for this vintage-inspired overskirt. There are no words to say how much I love this color. It works year round. Nice hand to the fabric, too. Love. etsy.com/shop/TiliaAmericanas

Posted by Jaeden
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Gorgeous flow to the fabric ~ looks great with all my collected laces. lblanchestudio.etsy.com

Posted by Rosanna
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

This fabric is just beautiful! A very warm shade of mocha with a dash of yellow is the perfect foil for my medieval rose design in olive, thistle and forest. giardino.etsy.com

Posted by Patricia
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

We love using linen for our baby slings! Linen is a natural (literally) choice for babywearing items - breathable and strong. Here we have the Ginger color linen stitched in lighter tan in a decorative stitch. See other slings like this at our family shop at lilpeeperkeepers.com or lilpeeperkeepers.etsy.com.

Posted by Rebecca
IL019   GINGER Softened - 100% Linen

Northwestern Fedora by superjennylove in ginger linen

Posted by Jennifer
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