Linen, is a product from a plant called flax. Linen can only be used when referring to natural fiber from flax. Some of the properties of linen are absorption of moisture rapidly; no fuzziness; does not soil quickly; has a natural luster and stiffness. The uses of linen traditionally are found in tablecloths, toweling, dress, doilies, runners, summer dress goods, sportswear, etc.
60" wide. Is an extremely unusual fabric, it looks like sheer linen screen cloth as every other two threads are "missing" in both directions. Ideal for minis and all dolls. Perfect for counted cross stitch. Will dye well. Use for fine blouses, slips and aprons, 100% linen.