7oz Linen - Rust

$13 per 1/2 meter
($26.00 per meter)
0.5 Meters (0.55 Yards)

Made from 100% linen, this midweight woven is breathable with a smooth hand. Featuring a crisp drape and stable weave, this Blackbird staple is beginner friendly and ideal for a wide range of projects. This fabric will soften and fade beautifully overtime, developing a gorgeous lived-in feel.

Gütermann Thread Match: Maple #566

Content: 100% Linen
Width: 132cm / 52"
Weight: 240gsm / 7oz
Opacity: Opaque
Drape: Crisp
Country of origin: China

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Shown here sewn up in Elmwood as the Helen's Closet Yanta Overalls (up to a 58" hip).

Care Instructions

Machine wash warm, do not bleach, tumble dry low or hang to dry, iron medium, dry cleanable
Fabrics made with natural fibres will fade and wear with use, giving it a beautiful worn-in appeal. However, if you would like to keep your colours vibrant, please handle with extra care: hand wash cold and do not tumble dry or dry clean. 

Note: we recommend that you pre-wash / pre-treat your fabric in the manner you intend to wash your finished garment.

We Recommend

Suitable for: Tops, Blouses, Shirts, Pants, Shorts, Dresses, Skirts, Jumpsuits

We recommend: Muna and Broad Glebe Pants, Helen's Closet York Pinafore, Friday Pattern Co Heather Blazer, Sew House Seven Burnside Bibs, Paper Theory Zadie Jumpsuit, Muna and Broad Belmore Jacket

Check out our Pinterest for more pattern suggestions and inspiration. 

Fabric FAQ

All fabric is sold by the half meter.

Due to the vast colour variances in every monitor and mobile device, we cannot guarantee the colour will be an exact match to what you see online.

Shipping Info

Blackbird ships worldwide from Vancouver, Canada.

Orders will be shipped out within 5 business days of receipt of payment. When applicable, your tracking number will be e-mailed to you on the day of shipment. Please note: orders placed during and directly following a sale may take longer to ship.

For more information about approximate transit times, duties, taxes & import fees, and returns please visit our Shipping & Returns page.