This ex-designer deadstock fabric that was sourced from Italy is unique and beautiful. It is a yarn dyed cotton polyester blend that has a herringbone check design in orange, red, blue and grey tones. It has a slight amount of 2 way stretch and is fairly structured. It is covered in lines of see through small sequins (3mm) that run parallel to the selvedge, these lines of sequins have been sewn onto the fabric with adjoining sections that you can see on the reverse. The thread used for the sequins is also see through and soft against the skin. This special unique fabric is ideal for sewing yourself a pair of structured trousers, a blazer, mini skirt or even a pair of overalls, patterns such as: The Heather Blazer by Friday Pattern Company and The Burnside Bibs by Sew House Seven are great options.
Composition: Cotton Polyester Blend Width: 155cm (140cm with sequins) Weight: Medium weight Drape: Semi-structured Texture: Small sequins on the right side, plain stitching on the reverse Stretch: 10% crosswise, 0% lengthwise with good recovery Print: Directional Care: Wash at 30 degrees, do not tumble dry, low heat iron on reverse only Origin: Ex designer deadstock sourced from Italy
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