Luxurious 100% Belgian Linen™ features the finest flax in the world, grown ecologically in the Flanders region and woven by Libeco™, which has set the highest standards for textiles since 1858. This medium-weight linen fabric showcases lustrous color over the beautifully textured surface. Stronger than cotton and naturally hypoallergenic, Belgian Linen™ will soften with everyday use and is a top-of-the-line offering for decorators and makers interested in unmatched elegance on upholstery, bags and home decor.

Specifications

Color White
Uses Indoor home décor, upholstery, drapery, luxurious accessories, totes & bags
Care Machine wash warm or cool on a gentle/delicate setting. Machine dry on a low temperature setting. Max temperature for both wash and dry is 100°F (38°C). To prevent wrinkling it is suggested to not fully dry the linen during laundering. Iron on the reverse side of the fabric with steam to help soften. Do not bleach.
Country of Origin Belgium
Printing Printed in the USA using eco-friendly water-based inks
Fabric Width 57 inches (145 cm)
Printable Width 54 inches (137 cm)
Weight 9.8 oz/square yard (335 gsm)
Content 100% Linen
Construction Woven, Plain Weave
Estimated Shrinkage
9-11% length and 3-5% width
Abrasion Resistance

Wyzenbeek (Cotton Duck Abradant)
27,000 double rubs

Wyzenbeek (Wire Abradant)
80,000 double rubs

Martindale
15,000 cycles

Pilling Resistance
4.5
Crocking
(Color Transfer Resistance)
Dry

Exceeds 4 (AATCC TM 8)

Wet
Exceeds 3.5 (AATCC TM 8)

Thread Count 50

 

Sewing Recommendations

Needle Type  Universal Denim
Needle Size 90, 100 (14, 16)
Thread Size 30, 35, 40
Stitching 10-12 per inch (4-5 per cm)
Thread Type Coats & Clark Dual Duty XP General Purpose
Coats & Clark Dual Duty XP Heavy
Mettler Seracor
Mettler Seralon
Mettler Silk Finish Cotton
Gütermann Sew-All
Gütermann Extra Strong

 

Specifications and recommendations are subject to change.

 

Belgian Linen

Care Instructions