IL019 NATURAL Softened - 100% Linen - Middle (5.3 oz/yd2) - 20.00 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 : NATURAL
Weight : 5.3 oz/yd2
Width : 59 inch
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SB
Beautiful, I love the natural color
Reviewer: Sara

This linen is lovely. I'm relatively new to sewing linen after being confident with knits after many years. This linen is affordable and beautiful and I'm working on lots of new garments for myself and my boys.

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MK
Perfect weight and texture
Reviewer: Mary

I bought this to make a pair of loose trousers (actually I'd made a pair already in a different color - Insignia Blue - and loved them so much I had to have another pair) for summer. It's perfect. I love the feel of it - substantial but not at all stiff and light enough for a hot day.

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JE
Perfect Color!
Reviewer: Jan

I received 12 yards of L19 and was delighted with the color and the hand. After washing the fabric it got a bit softer which will be perfect for the duvet I am going to make. I highly recommend this fabric.

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FQ
Beautiful color and texture
Reviewer: France

Very happy with my purchase, the color is wonderful, that natural grey tone which I love and long staple makes a big difference in the fall of the fabric. Will definitively buy again!

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OU
Beautiful Fabric!
Reviewer: Olesya

Used this gorgeous fabrics for interior decorating! Made drapery that looked exactly the way I wanted them to look! Quick delivery! Just perfect!

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HF
Linen bread bag = happy bread!
Reviewer: Helen

Purchased the natural linen to sew a simple bag. Bread stays nice and soft for about three days. By the forth day the crust does get a little hard, but by then there's not much left. :) Also, it looks very 'Martha Stewart' sitting on the kitchen counter.

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PD
Christmas Surprise
Reviewer: Pauline

My husband has always wanted a set of linen sheets. Using your pattern, I made a set of sheets and pillowcases, which I've wrapped up for Christmas. This fabric was a pleasure to sew on, and look LOVELY on the bed. I am so excited to see his face when he opens this gift!

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KS
Love this fabric!!
Reviewer: Karen

Made curtains out of this and bought enough to use the leftovers in a quilt. This fabric is the best- once it has been washed, you really just want to curl up in it....may have to make sheets next!

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EC
Love
Reviewer: Eyleen

I really love this fabric. It's the second time I have ordered it in a different color. So soft.

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LN
I love this fabric!
Reviewer: Lisa

I have fabric texture issues, but this fabric feels so soft against my skin. I made a t shirt and a pair of loose pants and I absolutely love the look and feel. It's the perfect weight. I've always loved the look and the beautiful texture of linen but haven't always been able to wear it, some linen feels a little scratchy to me but that is not the case here, this linen is luxurious. I want more, I'm addicted!!

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CJ
If i could create a house of it i would
Reviewer: Catherine

Love it. Just want it for everything.

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KP
Cute top
Reviewer: Kate

Would love to know the name or source of your tunic top tool!! Looks extremely comfortable and I have just the linen fabric for it as well!!!

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MG
Another question for Judith
Reviewer: Mattie

I would love to know if there is a pattern available for the simple pullover top that you have posted here. It is SO PERFECT!

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CH
Better in person!
Reviewer: Anonymous

The screen shows a yellowish undertone, but don't be fooled, it's not yellow in real life. This is a very nice neutral tan, perfect for many projects. I love this linen and this color!

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SR
QUESTION FOR JUDITH
Reviewer: Susan

Judith, I love the design of the pullover top you made with this linen, and especially the pleated back. Was this made from an available pattern? If so, would you mind sharing the pattern company and number? Thank you so much!

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KR
My fabric of choice!
Reviewer: Anonymous

I love this fabric!! I use the natural softened for a variety of projects. I have made bath sheets, hand towels, tea towels, pillow cases, sheets, shower curtain and a dress. I love how easy it is to work with and the durability! The color is the perfect neutral.

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LW
Lovely fabric
Reviewer: Laurie

This fabric is beautiful, with a lovely drape. It's easy to work with and drapes beautifully.

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Ann profile image Drapery Panels
Reviewer: Ann

These are the first pair of linen panels I've made using the IL019 Natural Linen (softened). Gorgeous fabric to work with, will definitely be coming back for LOTS more :) Can be seen here- etsy.com/shop/LaFortuneLinens?ref=si_shop&show_panel=true

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Andrea profile image So beautiful
Reviewer: Andrea

I bought 10 yards of this fabric and it arrived today. The colour is absolutely fabulous. I was worried that it might be too yellow, but it isn't. I am using all of the 10 yards to make a sheet, quilt cover and two pillow cases for a single bed. Wished I had bought more. Totally loving it.

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JC
IL019 natural
Reviewer: Janet

Just received this, the colour is superb, more greyish than in the above picture, more towards that of 4C22 but not so dark and grey. Expensive looking colour. Weather--rain on the crop affects colour. The linen seems a better quality now, very nice, very smooth and after washing once at 30 degrees and line drying is still very smooth. I am making beautiful Vogue V113 pants by Mizono which will show the drape.

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JM
Surprised, but still pleased!
Reviewer: Joanne

I purchased this fabric for a future reenactment sewing project. I had intended it for a shirt and was surprised that the color in person is darker than it appears in the swatch. While I may not use it for my original purpose, it is a beautiful brown color and the feel of the fabric is soft and fluid.

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HM
Adorable linen
Reviewer: Helen

I have ordered this linen more than once and find it absolutely delightful for sewing and craft Amazed to draw the threads and find it runs true. This is so helpful for squaring the fabric I will be ordering it agin in the new year. I'm a linen addict.

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PM
....from a linen addict.
Reviewer: Patricia

This was my first order from Fabrics-Store.com. (It was very helpful to be able to get samples of the fabrics before ordering!) This is VERY nice fabric. I have already washed and dried it, and I am ready to make a pinner apron for one of my 18th Century living history outfits.

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RG
PERFECT!
Reviewer: Rosanne

I was pleasantly surprised with my first purchase. The quality, color, it washed up great the weave tightened slightly to my satisfaction and ironed with ease. PERFECT! Now I can make my quilt. I look forward to more projects using your linen. Thank you.

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JB
Heavy duty sheets
Reviewer: Jenny

I bought this fabric to make sheets for our bed. We have had commercially made linen sheets in the past and while I love them my husband's feet destroy them. The natural linen sewed up easily and once washed is nice and soft. We have had pillowcases from this linen for a couple of years now and I am looking forward to seeing how the sheets work out.

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SM
Might be nice for home dec
Reviewer: Sondra

This fabric is too loosely woven for my taste. I was expecting a tighter weave for garment sewing. I bought it to make a pair of pants. This would be appropriate for home dec. I probably won't order again.

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RM
Reviewer: Raamyah

Shalom ahkotee Lona, Very impressive; the beged is beautiful! hebrewthought@live.com Raamyah Maamiyn

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SD
love love this fabric
Reviewer: Susan

this is absolutely wonderful linen fabric for all sorts of sewing--clothes and general crafting, purses, totes. I only wish I could make pants as this would work for those as well as dresses, skirts, etc. Makes great tea towels and aprons too!

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SP
17th century shirt
Reviewer: Steven

I USED THIS TO MAKE A 17TH CENTURY SHIRT FOR A CUSTOMER IT IS A GREAT WIGHT LINEN TO WORK WITH. SOFT BUT NOT TO SOFT . I WILL USE AGAIN .

I absolutely love this linen! This natural color is gorgeous, and the weight is lovely. I made myself shorts and can't wait to make more! 2 yards got me these shorts and a romper for my 2 year old. More pics on my IG sara.borgeson

Posted by Sara

Beautiful linen, long staples makes a huge difference in the fall, to touch and flexibility ans how creases are looking. I love the grain, the texture, the feel, the weight and the natural color. This lovely little top for girls is inspired by the Taylor top pattern offers by Fabrics Store. I'm a photographer and a creator and this beautiful linen is just as lovely to sew as a pure joy to photography! I have a little all handmade linen things shop on my website Lin + Quotidien at lelinquotidien.com.

Posted by France

This linen is perfect for my punch needle pillows. I love the color and the weight.

Posted by Christine

Just the most delicious fabric. Amazing depth of color, made into a simple, self drafted work dress with deep pockets. Used two yards with barely any wasted fabric. More photos and other made things on my Instagram, ellaharp

Posted by Ella Dawn

Simple bread bag - wonderful for homemade bread!

Posted by Helen

Linen you want to swim in...making these pants for everyone I know and some people I don't. satisclothing.com / satismulta

Posted by Leigh

This is our oatmeal linen baby journaling book from Way Cool Designs. If you are interested in looking over our website it is; waycooldesigns.com Love the beautiful linen from fabrics-store.com Susie

Posted by Susie

This is one of the best linens. Looks rustic and well manicured all at once. Love making belt bags with it. Thank you. etsy.com/shop/maytreeark

Posted by Catherine

This photo makes it look a little washed out - but the "home is where the pants aren't" pillow is hand embroidered onto this fabric. It's a beautiful weight for embroidery and sewing was a breeze! Love these linens for bringing pillows to our shop! etsy.com/shop/PrintingByProxy

Posted by Madeline

Don't let the yellowish tan color on the screen fool you! I was nervous to order, but after seeing other peoples' projects, I decided to trust my gut...and it's perfect! It's my best seller! Www.gypsyandfree.etsy.com

Posted by Carla

My first buying from F/S Fabrics-store. Medieval dress from 1300-1400 century

Posted by Liselotte

Casual Tote Bags, Beach Bags, Linen Tote, Natural Tote Bags, Tote Bag for Women. Made by Linen and Tailor. etsy.com/listing/496737118/casual-tote-bags-beach-bags-linen-tote?ref=shop_home_active_1

Posted by Andrei

Another picture of the shams and coverlet!

Posted by Jeanette

I made this coverlet and shams about six months ago. They have been washed many times and do not need ironing. I love the soft feel and easy care!

Posted by Jeanette

Linen apron

Posted by Andrei

Roanoke Ring Slings uses only the best linen from fabrics-store.com! They have the best linen at the best price along with the most amazing customer service! Thank you fabrics-store.com! See more at RoanokeRingSlings.etsy.com !

Posted by Savanah

Oops! This is the back! Previous view is the front!

Posted by Judith

Back view of simple pull over top. Great fabrics! Drape really well!

Posted by Judith

18th century chemise for the working class woman. I just love it.

Posted by Barbara

Over jacket from a Butterick Katharine Tilton blouse pattern I had on hand. Made from softened Natural to go over the NICO maxi dress (made up in softened Ginger) freebie pattern your lovely website offered! I LOVE your linen!

Posted by Dee

I made this round, tailored table skirt with Kick Pleats for the table by my bed. I love it!

Posted by Ann

Machinist Apron. Black was done with the heavy weight. My son loved it...said the attached towel for his grimy hands was great!

Posted by Lisa

Linen Drapery Panels...wonderful draping! etsy.com/shop/LaFortuneLinens?ref=si_shop&show_panel=true

Posted by Ann

I used light weight linen in melon and white to make my granddaughter this little summer dress.

Posted by Terri

Here's the 'you are my sunshine' pillow I create and sell in my vintage shop space. The IL019 linen is perfect to both send through my printer for the text and to sew into lovely pillow covers. The hand, weight, and color work well (shown with IL019 transparent yellow) for pillow covers.

Posted by Peggy

This is a (somewhat blurry) picture of a bleached white pillow case trimmed in natural that I made to match the natural duvet cover for our bed. I made the duvet reversible with silver blue on the other side, so the accent vine stitching is meant to match the silver blue. I had originally intended for the silver blue side to be the primary side, but I ended up liking the natural side just as much, if not more! Linen is so nice to sleep under, but I didn't want to have seamed sheets for our queen bed, so a duvet and pillow cases were the next best thing.

Posted by Jamie

Beautiful ILO19 for the dining room curtains. I washed the fabric first and it was very easy to work with.It is soft and has a wonderful drape. Thank you Fabrics-store!

Posted by Nathalie

Screen printed table runner with my fern design. This linen is a great weight for so many projects!

Posted by Amy

I love seeing the weave in my linen, and this natural color is just that...natural.

Posted by Kay

I love this linen! Luxurious and natural. I make patchwork wine bags with them. The natural is a grayish beige. kbonikowsky.com

Posted by Kay

Mens Hebraic Tunic for everyday wear, ministry, or personal worship.

Posted by Lona
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