Lightweight Boiled Wool & Viscose - Olive Drab

$11.25 per 1/2 meter
($22.50 per meter)
0.5 Meters (0.55 Yards)

Boiled viscose and wool blend fabric. Boiled wool is a knit fabric that has been agitated in hot water. This causes the fibers to shrink and creates a beautiful textured textile. The wool content provides natural warmth and the rayon offers a unique drape unlike most classic boiled wools. Our lightweight Boiled Wool blend has a little bit of give which works well for coatigans, oversized sweaters as well as loose fitting tops that are lined or worn as a layering piece. An interesting feature of Boiled Wool is that you can leave the edges raw without fraying. This gives hems, necklines and cuffs a cool, minimalist aesthetic.

Content: 60% Viscose / 40% Wool
Width: 145cm / 57"
Weight: Medium weight, 340gsm
Opacity: Mostly opaque
Drape: Moderate*
*This fabric has more drape than 100% boiled wool fabrics due to its high viscose content. As such, we recommend it for relaxed fit garments rather than structured coats. 
Country of origin: China

Care Instructions

Care: Hand wash or dry clean, do not bleach, iron low. This fabric can be machine washed and tumble dried but will shrink significantly in both width and length.

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: Coatigans, Oversized Sweaters, Loose Fitting Tops, Relaxed fit jackets

We recommend: Tessuti Berlin Jacket, Tessuti Brooklyn Coat, Tessuti Florence Coat, Tessuti Sydney Jacket, Tessuti Verona JacketNamed Clothing Esme Maxi Cardigan,  Seamwork Jill Coatigan, Wiksten Haori

Check out our Boiled Wool Pinterest Board for more design inspo!

Check out our Pinterest for more pattern suggestions and inspiration. 

Fabric FAQ

Sold by the half meter. Select qty: 1 for .5 meter, qty: 2 for 1 meter, qty: 3 for 1.5 meter, etc.

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 10 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.

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