Merchant and Mills Black 160gsm EU Linen-$56.00/metre

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A European laundered linen, which is woven from a high quality Italian yarn and tumbled at the mill for softness. It is also yarn dyed, which it gives the cloth a real depth and richness of colour. Black.

This linen is similar to a handkerchief linen, it has a fine weave but does have a soft slubby texture. It would make the perfect shirt! It would also be great for dresses with some fullness, tops, pyjamas, and lightweight breezy curtains. It is suitable for the Bantam and Heron patterns in our Workbook.

It is produced in small batches in Eastern Europe where there is a strong heritage of spinning and weaving linen fabric.

  • 100% linen.
  • Black.
  • 160cm wide.
  • 160gsm or 4.72oz.
  • This linen is 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.

If you are using this linen for curtains we recommend using a lining to prevent fading

Never dry linen in direct sunlight as the colour can bleach and fade

Fabrics are sold per 25cm, one piece is therefore 25cm. If, for example, you want to order 1m, than select 4 in the quanitity.

Note: We recommend that you pre-wash your fabric in the manner you intend to wash your finished garment. 

Please note: While we have tried to represent the colours of our fabric as accurately as possible - each computer monitor may show the colours differently, therefore we cannot guarantee colour representation. You may prefer to order a sample first