Merchant & Mills : Knapsack Linen : 185gsm
European laundered linen, tumbled at the mill for softness.
The 185 dress weight linen is our go-to linen for all dress making. It is a great match for all of the Merchant & Mills patterns, dresses, tops and loose fitting trousers. It is suitable for the all of the patterns in the Merchant & Mills Workbook, too.
This linen also works well for lighter curtains for a casual less refined look.
It is produced in small batches in Eastern Europe where there is a strong heritage of spinning and weaving linen fabric.
Manufacturer : Merchant & Mills
Width : 56” wide/ 143 cm wide
Content : 100% Linen
Weight : 185gsm/5.5oz
Fabric Care : Wash at 30 degrees with a non bio detergent. Do not tumble. Shake out and dry flat. Linen will always seize up after washing but as soon as you start to use/wear it the fibres relax again.
Fabric is priced per metre. 1 metre = 39 inches. Minimum cut is .5 metres.
Suggested Mettler thread colour match: 1043 Olive