IL020 SILVER LILAC Softened - 100% Linen - Light (3.5 oz/yd2) - 20.00 Yards

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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
Weight : 3.5 oz/yd2
Width : 57 inch
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Hana profile image Gorgeous, but a color chameleon!
Reviewer: Hana

This fabric is gorgeous and the texture is wonderful. It makes amazing peploses. However, not for folks who hate pink! In natural light, it's a gorgeous violet lilac/lavender, but once it's under artificial light, it turns a delicate plum pink.

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Fabrcis-store buyer profile image Very grey
Reviewer: Anonymous

I keep coming back to this colour and then looking at the review pics and realising I've bought it before - it's not the lovely lavender you see o on the screen but a lilac-hued GEEY. This is partly the dye and partly the result of it being a lovely fine fabric that the light goes straight through, blanching the colour. Don't by this if A) you're not into washed out (no i don't mean pastel - it's not pastel) colours oe B) you only look food in bluish purples - this has a bit of a yellow cast

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Maxine profile image Just scrumptious
Reviewer: Maxine

This is only one of the lightweight linens I bought but the colour is divine. I'm still in the process of assembling a tunic in it which I hope to wear on a forthcoming cruise. I can't wait to try the others

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Penelope profile image Wonderful Everyday Linen for Shirts
Reviewer: Penelope

If you live in a warm climate, by all means, wear linen everyday. Lightweight IL20 linen is a wonderful choice for easy, fluid shirts with classic shirtmaking details. Pre-wash and dry at least twice and carefully press your fabric before cutting and sewing. Use a light weight high quality, professional fusible interfacing for plackets, collars, and cuffs; and for ease of pressing and a detailed shirt finish, serge all seams and edge stitch and top stitch seams. Yes, you do have to iron your shirts if you want to wear refined shirts; for a lived-in look, wear right out of the dryer.

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IL020   SILVER LILAC Softened - 100% Linen

I normally don't use much color, but when I do, I like the tones to be in keeping with my monochromatic color palate. I use this color for my lightweight robe and my customers love the color. Beth Breathe Clothing

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IL020   SILVER LILAC Softened - 100% Linen

Bias cut blouse in IL020 SILVER LILAC. Amazing fabric, and even more amazing on bias. Definitely will buy more linen of this weight, love-love-love. Color is simply gorgeous, not sure my camera captured all of its loveliness.

Posted by Maria
IL020   SILVER LILAC Softened - 100% Linen

Backview: Everyday linen shirt.

Posted by Penelope
IL020   SILVER LILAC Softened - 100% Linen

Lightweight linen everyday shirt.

Posted by Penelope