Cloud White - Silky Twill Striped Shirting
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.
This first rate, vertically striped, finely woven (not printed), 100% cotton shirting has so many plus points you will certainly want to make many a garment from it. Cloud White is soft and silky, with ribbon-like fine stripes of lustrous twill which catch the light showing off its Italian pedigree. Thoughts of white fluffy clouds and summer blue skies are mood-boosting thoughts when gazing into the fresh Cloud White - Silky Twill Striped Shirting.
Looks alone are not its only attribute, this excellent fabric boasts a texture to reach out for! This classic white striped fabric is soft, stable, cool and boasts a malleable soft drape quality that will form pretty gathers and neat pin-tucks, forming crisp collars and cuffs (with the help of a little light iron-on interfacing). Its soft hand (almost washed & worn) feels similar to a lightweight chambray; suiting both smart and casual styles. Shirt weight fabrics are a sewing room staple whether you're a crafter or a seamstress.
Cloud White - Silky Twill Striped Shirting will make fabulous shirts and blouses (the ones you never want to take off). Also imagine traditional pyjamas and nightdresses with piped collars and monogrammed pockets, in contrasting black or navy. Create the sweetest traditional babies rompers and pretty dresses, add some contrast smocking, appliqué or ric-rac trim for extra cuteness. Fashion yourself stylish summer dresses; shirtdress styles, fit & flare or simple tea dress styles with pretty gathered skirts. Simple T-shirt style tops, smock style tops like the Sagebrush Top - Friday Pattern Co or the Peasant Top & Tie Shirt Pattern - Sew Different.
This versatile fabric is an ideal addition to your crafting stash for patchwork, appliqué and so much more.
Composition: 100% Cotton
Width: 154cm / 60.6inch
Pattern repeat: 4mm / 0.15inch