Lalu natural linen crepe
Lalu natural linen crepe

LALU LINEN CREPE ~ Natural Linen Fabric

Regular price €25,90 Save €-25,90
2 in stock
This Linen fabric has an airy yet heavy feel and is very similar to our other Linen Crepe Fabric. Soft and flowy, the open weave allows for air pockets and can keep you warm on colder nights. Woven in a two colour way, beige and white, it is great for dresses, skirts, t-shirts, scarves and makes a great interior design fabric.

 

Our Linen Fabric 'LALU LINEN CREPE' is suitable for:

Clothing:
skirts, dresses, T-Shirts, scarves and shawls, children's clothes

Homeware and Crafts:
Curtains, interior design

Suggested sewing thread: Organic Cotton Light grey 4831

In a nutshell:


Material: 100% Linen
Width approx.: 144 cm
Colour: natural light beige
Weight: 129g/square meter
partly Oxygen bleached
Not pre-washed
Expected Shrinkage: 5%
Wash: 60-90 degrees Celcius, reduce spinning, hang up dripping wet


Environment:
Linen can be expensive, but it is also much better for the environment. Flax plants are very resilient, they can grow in poor soil, and require very little water. What’s more, every single part of the flax plant is then used in making all types of products, from linen clothing to varnishes.

Health:
Similar to silk, 100% linen is wonderful for people with sensitive skin and those prone to allergic reactions like "prickly heat" in hot weather. For women who suffer from "hot flushes", 100% linen is the most comfortable answer in warm environments.

Care:
Linen can't and shouldn't be ironed. The creasing is part of the natural allure. The creasing also molds the garment, and in practice the more creasing there is, the less evident it becomes as the whole garment softens.
Linen loves being washed and dries much quicker than Cotton. The more it is worn and washed the softer the fabric becomes. It also lasts much longer than cotton, as it is harder wearing and a much stronger material.



You may also like