IL028 872 GOLDEN WHEAT-NAT Softened - 100% Linen - Middle (6.6 oz/yd2) - 1.50 Yards

Favored By: 121 people!
Price: $48.99 per item
Sale price: $39.19 per item (20% off)
Only 2 in stock
FREE Shipping on orders over $1,000.00 Details

Linen is great for skin, water absorbency, and ease of garment care.
However, and I will be first to say, plain weave linen is too "flat" and not my first pick for items that need "snuggle volume".
Jacquard linen comes with "snuggle volume" but is just so heavy.

Having access to fabric engineers really helps... Allow me to introduce the newest addition to FS fabric repertoire of fluffy goodness - the double-sided IL028 100% linen fabric. Design created exclusively for F|S.

This cloth is only 6.6 ounces a square yard so just a smidge heavier than the All-Purpose medium weight.  

How does it get the snuggle volume? The trick is in the weaving technique... the cloth is double sided. Not like reversible, but as in woven with two fabrics that are interconnected into one cloth throughout the surface area.

Once the fabric goes in the first wash and dry - if fluffs up everywhere the 2 sides aren't connected. It will shrink about 8% the weft of the fabric ( width-wise) and 8% warp of the fabric ( lengthwise). Shrinkage is based on a warm wash and low-heat dry.

You will feel like a creative genius when you pull the fabric out of the drier.

Double-Sided cloth is perfect for:

  • Robes
  • Placemats and napkins
  • Decorative Pillows
  • Pants and skirts
  • Jackets
  • Curtains
  • Bedding
  • Bags
  • and, of course, Throws

The cloth is Softened so we have added a softener to give it a silkier hand. The fabric has not been laundered so shrinkage will still have to be taken into consideration (shrinkage depends on fabric weave and laundering method).

Fabric specifications:

Article : IL028 Double layer
Content : 100% Linen
Type : YARN DYE
Thread size warp : 17.9
Thread size weft : 17.9
Thread count warp : 57
Thread count weft : 51
Color :
Weight : 6.6 oz/yd2
Width : 62 inch
review star review star review star review star review star
MQ
Lovely
Reviewer: Maureen

I bought two yards to make a summer throw for my sofa. Nice, deep golden color reversing to natural. Great texture from the dryer. I finished the edges by folding to the natural side, with mitered corners.

review star review star review star review star review star
DG
Unique fabric, beautiful color
Reviewer: Doris

I love gold colors and this one is rich and full of life. I made a simple hoodie (see photo) of my own design with flat felled seams so that it would be reversible, using a small zigzag on the felled seams rather than a straight stitch to make sure it didn't ravel and matching the bobbin to the reverse color. The stitching got lost in the texture of the fabric and wasn't visible as a zigzag. The fabric does shrink and produce a LOT of lint the first couple of washes, so I did that before cutting.

Hoodie jacket

Posted by Doris

I love this fabric. It's a 2-sided gauze that is connected in the weaving process. It is so light & airy, dry hand with bounce. The kimono is a Folkwear pattern & the elastic waist pants are my own design w/welt pockets.

Posted by Marsha
We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.