IL019 SHADOW GREY Softened - 100% Linen - Middle (5.3 oz/yd2)

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British based painter Tomma Abts chooses retro, in-between shades that are hard to place, particularly the dusty, vintage pink of SHADOW GREY Linen.

Woven like strips of found fabric into her abstract designs, ribbons of these unusual colors fold over and intersect with one another, creating complex visual puzzles that shift in and out of the light but never give the game away.

These soft pinks bring warmth and humanity into her works, suggesting the peachy glow of a half-lit interior.

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 : SHADOW GREY
Weight : 5.3 oz/yd2
Width : 59 inch
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Susan profile image Should have pink in the name!
Reviewer: Susan

Finally a pink that I can wear. My stash has a pile of fabrics tending toward bubble gum and peach, awful for me, but this color is wonderful. Color is subjective of course, but I would never pair the word 'grey' with this one--it's definitely worth buying a swatch if you aren't sure.

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Pauline profile image Shadow Grey
Reviewer: Pauline

This fabric is a pleasure to work with. I've made little girl dresses and plan to make a dress for myself.

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Carrie profile image This pink
Reviewer: Carrie

I really loved the color my monitor showed! My fabric arrived very quickly! It was a dark mauve! Not a pink' But it matched a duvet I had bought so I shall make pillow cases from it!!! I love, love the fabric! I made a night gown from the linen that is always on sale!!! I was it about 2 times a week!!! This strange year, I've stayed in my gown , most of the day!!!! loving linen! Carrie Krumrie

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Nancy profile image Absolutely Love This Color
Reviewer: Nancy

I was so pleased when I received this fabric. The color is lovely! I had enough to make pants, a tank and a wrap sleeveless top. It's easy to sew and looks so expensive. My favorite fabric.

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Anne profile image Made Amazing Pillow Cases
Reviewer: Anne

My son & his wife celebrated their 12th (linen) anniversary so I made them pillow cases. I used the bleached ivory for the main portion and gray for the tab and shadow gray (pink) for the cuff. They came out so nice.

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Anne profile image The Color!
Reviewer: Anne

I thought the photo of this color was wrong since it's shadow gray, but it's beautiful. The gray peaks thru the softest dusty rose. I used it in pillow cases and they turned out amazing.

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Leigh profile image Color a little off, but still lovely
Reviewer: Leigh

The color is a bit greyer than pictured, but it's still a lovely shade of pink. I'm finding that often the color isn't as pictured, so you kinda just have to be OK with it being close. Otherwise, it's a nice weight linen. It was easy to work with and resulted in some lovely pieces.

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Lisa profile image Beautiful color, darker and grayer than pictured
Reviewer: Lisa

This is a beautiful color, though it was a bit closer to my flesh than I would have hoped since I made it into a dress. The photo makes it look a little brighter than it is. But the drape is lovely and it's very soft!

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Amie profile image Perfect color
Reviewer: Amie

To say i'm in love with this color is an understatement. It's the perfect blush color. The fabric itself is perfect as usual. Please keep this color for ever!

IL019   SHADOW GREY  Softened 100% Linen Middle (5.3 oz/yd<sup>2</sup>)

Shadow Grey softened linen.

Posted by Pauline
IL019   SHADOW GREY  Softened 100% Linen Middle (5.3 oz/yd<sup>2</sup>)

Dress with Shadow Gray Linen

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