European laundered linen, tumbled at the mill for softness.
This linen has an enzyme wash, this gives it a slightly distressed finish. It is dyed with a wash out dye which means it will gradually lose colour over time.
The 185 dress weight linen is our go to linen for all dress making and is what we use for many of our samples. It is a great match for all of our patterns, dresses, tops and loose fitting trousers. It is suitable for the all of the patterns in our Workbook.
This linen also works well for lighter curtains for a casual less refined look.
It is produced in small batches in Eastern Europe where there is a strong heritage of spinning and weaving linen fabric. Our 185 linen collection is woven in a mill run on green energy and is Oeko-Tex certified.
This 185 collection is a stock range so we should always have plenty in stock.
In the last image Knapsack 185 has been used to make the Bolster cushion from our Sewing Book, it would be suitable for the Pillow cushion and Throw also in the Sewing Book.
Claire is wearing The Fielder dress in a size 28 and we have various ribs to choose from.
European laundered linen in a deep khaki colour, tumbled at the mill for softness.
143cm wide, 185gsm or 5.5oz.
The 185 dress weight linen is our go to linen for all dress making, tops and loose fitting trousers.
It is produced in small batches in Eastern Europe where there is a strong heritage of spinning and weaving linen fabric. Made by a mill who uses electricity supplied solely from renewable energy sources and OEKO Tex certified.
Wash at 30 degrees with a non bio detergent. Do not tumble. Shake out and dry flat. Linen will always seize up after washing but as soon as you start to use/wear it the fibres relax again.
$53.00 per mtr
Order per 1/4 metre. Orders will be cut as a continuous length. For example, to order 1m of fabric, enter 4 in the Quantity Box at checkout and then click UPDATE.