Lightweight Cotton Twill is woven from 100% cotton with a flexible twill construction. Structured yet drapable and offering a soft hand and natural wrinkle resistance, this fabric is easy to sew with for home decor, apparel and pet accessories. Try Lightweight Cotton Twill for a variety of projects from pants, skirts and suiting to pillows, drapery or table linens. Aprons, tote bags, pet beds—even wall art and espadrilles—are some of the many creations that have been dreamed up by our community.

Specifications

Color White
Uses Tote Bags, Pants, Coats & Jackets, and Home Décor
Care

Machine wash cool on a gentle/delicate setting, using phosphate-free detergent. Machine dry on a low temperature setting. Iron on the reverse side of the fabric. Dry clean if preferred. Woven fabrics may experience fraying when washed. We recommend serging or stay-stitching ¼ to ½ inch from the cut edge or using a delicates bag when pre-washing.

Country of Origin Pakistan
Printing Single-sided, digitally printed in the US using eco-friendly, water-based inks.
Fabric Width 61 inches (155 cm)
Printable Width 58 inches (147 cm)
Weight 5.8 oz/square yard (195 gsm)
Content
100% Cotton
Construction Woven, 3×1 Twill Weave
Estimated Shrinkage

4-5% length and 1-2% width. Some shrinkage may occur during the print process and/or when washed. Pre-washing your fabric is recommended for most projects.

Abrasion Resistance

Wyzenbeek (Cotton Duck Abradant)
12,000 double rubs

Wyzenbeek (Wire Abradant)
6,000 double rubs

Martindale
35,000 cycles (ASTM D4966)

Pilling Resistance
(1=Severe Pilling, 5=No Pilling)

 5

Crocking
(1=High Degree of Color Transfer, 5=No Color Transfer)

Dry
Exceeds 3.5 (AATCC TM 8)

Wet
Exceeds 3 (AATCC TM 8)

Thread Count

100

 

Sewing Recommendations

Needle Type Universal
Needle Size 80, 90 (12, 14)
Thread Size 24, 27, 30
Stitching 8-10 per inch (3-4 per cm)
Thread Type 100% Polyester All-Purpose

 

Specifications and recommendations are subject to change.

 

Lightweight Cotton Twill

Care Instructions