Linen is very a popular fabric because it has just so many benefits that everyone embraces it. We have talked about Linen and other common types of fabrics in our previous article (that article is completely dedicated to fabrics; you can check it out here).
Linen is light, breathable, durable and attractive! It is an amazing fabric to rock different outfits or house projects.
We dug up to help you get the best linen!
Let’s dive into our top 6 picks!
Robert Kaufman Linen
Robert Kaufman is a famous manufacturing brand for fabrics. Their linen fabric is available both in 100% linen and blends. They offer a variety of colors as well in their materials. It is sold by the yard and cut to order.
The width of the material varies (make sure to read the description to get details of the one you want). The colors and the feel of Robert Kaufman linen & linen blends is amazing. You can use it for almost any sort of project; dresses and etc.
It is worth the price that it asks. The colors are great and the blends are wonderful; has the feel of original linen. It does not shrink much.
Most of their materials are machine-washable but please do check the description for the washing details for every material.
The name pretty much says it all! Quality linen offers quality 100% linen in a variety of colors. The width of their linen fabric varies (most of them with 58”). It is sold by the yard and cut to order. It is suitable for a gentle machine-wash and dry cleaning.
Their linen could be used for multiple purposes (pants, skirts, dresses, and etc.) and it stays soft after wash.
Quality Linen does provide linen that is of quality. It is available in many colors as well. The color of the fabric may appear slightly different from the actual color. It is affordable as well.
Noveltex Fabrics European Linen
Noveltex Fabrics offer European 100% Linen. With about a width of 58” and it is not a very stiff sort of fabric. It could be used for many purposes (like summer jackets, dresses, scarves, and et cetera).
We could not find the washing details but you can easily contact the manufacturer and they will instruct you throughout.
It is sold by yard and cut to order. Noveltex fabrics come in incredible colors to choose from so you will find a color for your project for sure! It is affordable, durable, and good looking!
Fabricut Linen is one of the highest-quality linens out there. Fabricut Coarse Linen Fabric to be exact, is an authentic fabric meaning that it is 100% natural linen. It is sold by yard and cut to order. (they have other linens too!)
The fabric is heavy in weight but being natural it is breathable and very durable. It can be used to create duvet covers, pillowcases, throws, dressing gowns, and so much more!
It can only be dry-cleaned.
It is luxurious because it is natural linen. It is expensive and so are the other Fabricut linens. The prices are high but the fabric is worth the price and investment. The variety is amazing so we encourage you to check out their other stuff as well!
Eroica Cosmo Linen
Eroica Cosmo Linen is not originally linen but it is rather 100% polyester that has been woven to look like linen. It is made up of synthetic fibers. The fabric is sold by the yard and half-yard plus cut to order. It weighs around from medium to heavy. It comes in plenty of colors to choose from.
Eroica Cosmo Linen is dry clean only.
Eroica Cosmo Linen is perfect for drapery or upholstery sort of thing. You can use it as a slipcase for your furniture as well.
The best part is that it feels and looks incredible while being extremely affordable!
Andover Fabrics Linen
Andover Fabrics Linen is although not 100% linen but it is rather 100% cotton that has been crafted to be like linen. It is indeed so very well crafted that you would have a hard time telling it apart from linen! It feels and looks just like linen. Their fabric is lightweight and breathable as well.
This is machine-washable and can be tumble-dried. It comes in a huge variety of colors, is sold by the yard and half yard plus cut to order. It can be used for both hand sewing and machine sewing.
The Andover Fabrics Linen is an incredibly affordable fabric that can be used to create awesome clothing items and accessories. It comes in a variety of colors with a slight sheen look in shades plus it is machine-washable!
What will you be buying and making?
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