IL020 AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen - Light (3.5 oz/yd2)

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At a lighter weight of 3.5 ounces this 100% linen is woven with finer threads to give it a smoother appearance. Referred to as lightweight or handkerchief linen, this fine, but surprisingly sturdy linen brings new meaning to the term "sheer elegance".

Fabric specifications:

Article : IL020 Handkerchief
Content : 100% Linen
Type : BASIC
Thread size warp : 30
Thread size weft : 30
Thread count warp : 51
Thread count weft : 43
Color : AUTUMN GOLD
Weight : 3.5 oz/yd2
Width : 57 inch
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Any of their product!!
Reviewer: Kathy

Always awesome!! I don't know how to put it better. When i did have a problem (my fault) it was handled quickly, personally, yet professionally!! I will never buy linen, or anything they carry, from another vendor!!

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I would recommend giving this color a different name
Reviewer: Anonymous

I've bought the 020 linen before, and this is as nice as I expected. Only problem is, I was expecting it to be the same color as the 019 Autumn Gold linen, and it isn't. It has much more of a brown tone in it, so if what you want is a more lightweight version of that bright reddish gold, this isn't it. That said, it's still a pretty color, and I will use it.

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I get more compliments on this garment!
Reviewer: Mary

I made a 900AD Norwegian Viking under-dress out of this linen and I love it! I paired it with an aqua blue apron dress and I get more compliments on this garment than any other I have completed. I never would have said this color would look great on a very pale red-head, but it does. The fabric is very light, great for humid summer days, but I do not get sunburned through it. Easy to work with, and the color does not bleed (I did white linen thread embroidery on the garment and the white is still crisp after many machine washings and hang drying.)

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Wow!
Reviewer: Anonymous

Just received my box of linen goodies the other day, and it will be an absolute joy to work with the Autumn Gold fabric, after carefully selecting matching thread. I plan to make a nice, long, three yard shawl to take with me to concerts and other gala events. I happen to have a Tibetan door-flag in this shade of gold, and I plan on embroidering and embellishing it in a similar style. It is SO difficult to find linen material that is of a suitable weight for wearing in our hot and humid Florida climate, and this is THE linen for me. It is so soft, breathable, and of a perfect weight for this climate, usable year-round, something that is difficult to find here. It is impossible to find colors like this here, and this is perfect for re-enactment gear. I LOVE IT already. It is just plain gorgeous.

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Reviewer: Donna

I loved working with Linen. The quality is lovely. I hope to be making pinch pleat drapes in linen in the near future...Thank you!

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Great, but a little dark
Reviewer: Maricica

I ordered this expecting it to be more of a lighter saffron color. It turned out to be a very rich, saturated gold that was almost brownish. I bleached it to the color I needed for my Irish leine as seen in the posted work. Other than that, I love it! The products I have ordered have all been wonderful! They all wash to such a soft and comfortable texture, especially for re-enactment costuming.

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IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

I made a flowy shift dress with this beautiful fabric and used a mesh fabric with bees as an overlay on the top. Also a black slip with lace made in this weight of fabric in black. A dream to wear.

Posted by Vickie
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

"I made this top (IL020 Autumn Gold softened) and did smocking in the yoke. To make it more interesting, I added black beads to the smocked area."

Posted by Janaki
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

Posted by Mary
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

Hello Debra, what machine do you have to do the embroidered cow on the hat or scarf that you posted I using IL019? I am about to buy one but don't know how much it is necessary to spend in order to make great items like yours. I love it! Thanks. Pat

Posted by Patricia
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

Lovely lightweight linen. Makes a great fabric for embroidery. I embroidered this cute whimsical dairy cow on the harvest gold linen with ease. Colors compliment and look great. I love this linen. Scarf can be purchased at designsbydebee@etsy.com

Posted by Debra
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

Autumn Gold- Roman Shades Donna Albright

Posted by Donna
IL020   AUTUMN GOLD Softened - 100% Linen

This is a 16th century irish gown I made almost entirely out of Fabric-store.com linens. The underskirt is Ultramarine, the lining of the overgown is Tawny Port, and the bag-sleeved undershirt (aka leine) is Autumn Gold. The ultramarine was nothing like the color on my screen, but I expected that after looking at the posted works. It's a beautiful dark dark almost periwinkle. The Autumn gold was WAY darker than expected, and has been bleached several times in this pic to a perfect saffron. I have never been disappointed by the quality of fabric. Very nice to work with!

Posted by Maricica