Best Blues Melange - 100% Linen
Only 1m of this product left in stock
Price is per HALF metre. 1 unit = 0.5metres. For 1.5metres, add 3 units.
All cut length orders are sent as one continuous length.
Composition: 100% Linen
Width: 158cm / 62.2inch
Pattern repeat: N/A
This delightful linen fabric comes to you in a wonderful blue melange yarn with washed denim tones making it ideal for a multitude of practical and stylish sewing room projects.
A new addition to the website and manufactured by the same renowned European company as our summer Linens of '21 & '22. These fabrics are the same superior quality and with an assortment of even more colours, designs and natural fibre types. Natural fibre lovers, this is for you!
Best Blues Melange - 100% Linen is just as its name suggests a fabulously soft, cool, breathable linen blend fabric, woven in a classic flat weave with strong yet silken flax-hued linen yarns throughout the warp. A combination of the Best Blues are woven alternately through the weft.
The combination of soft sky blue alternating with rich kingfisher/teal set against the flax warp produces a very pleasing washed denim blue that's just the perfect combination of practicality and style.
Linen has been used for centuries because of its beneficial properties; cool and breathable, gets softer with washing & wear and linen is impervious to moths and resists dirt and stains. Linen will not form lint or pill and can be washed at high temperatures with only moderate shrinkage.
The characteristic slubs (once viewed as a fault) are now part of the aesthetic appeal of quality linen fabric. It is stable, soft and has the feel of a favourite linen garment with a pre-washed hand. This medium-weight fabric is closely woven with an almost half panama basket woven style and has excellent stability with a heavy drape quality.
Best Blues Melange will form crisp details (with a little light interfacing), on collars, cuffs and waistbands. Used in quantity it will form soft and full feminine gathers, with a reassuring drape, plus neat pleats. Perfect for utility-style clothing such as The Ilford Jacket. All you have to do is decide what to make.
The Layer Up Collection by Sew Different is ideal for creating a capsule wardrobe of fresh spring-summer linen and ( linen blend) makes you will want to take through into autumn.
Soft, breathable and comfortable you will want to make a wardrobe full of key pieces for a superb, summer linen look. Its medium-heavy weight and soft drape make it the ideal candidate for a plethora of uses from the stylish to the practical. The Pattern Stash - Lynsey Dungarees will look superb in this easy-to-wear grey linen blend. Pleated culottes, shorts and trousers- like our Pattern Stash - Cordelia Trousers will look superb in this versatile linen blend fabric. Add a matching blazer. The Avid Seamstress' The Blazer. This will also look superb with our Pattern Stash's Amelia Skirt.
Put Best Blues Melange to use for: simple tops and classic worker-overshirts and shirt dresses, it's also perfect for creating layering garments such as tunics and pinafore dresses. The Sew Different - Tulip Dress and Triple Tuck Smock are ideal candidates for this type of look.
Team this versatile linen fabric with others from the range for a totally complimentary wardrobe in cool and breathable natural fibres.