Merchant and Mills Tencel/Linen - Olivia-$44.00/metre
This is beautifully versatile cloth that works for so many of our patterns, it has a soft fluid drape with a matte finish. The small amount of linen gives the fabric more body and a slightly slubby finish. It also makes it easier to work with!
Suitable for dresses, tops, trousers and even lightweight jackets. This cloth is suitable for the following patterns in our Workbook: Bantam, Heron, Strides, Curlew and Saltmarsh.
- Warm tan/brown.
- 85% Tencel. 15% linen.
- 154cm wide.
There is 6% shrinkage with the first wash
Wash cool on a delicates cycle with non-bio detergent and a gentle spin. Submerge fabric in water before putting in the drum.
Do not tumble, Once garment is made, wash inside out, Shake out and dry flat
The surface texture of Tencel will go more chalky and less sheeny once washed and lived in
Pre-wash the fabric before cutting or sewing or project.
Fabrics are sold per 25cm, one piece is therefore 25cm. If, for example, you want to order 1m, than you have to order 4 pieces.
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.