Flax Linen - 100% flax - Natural beige
Linen is known to be the world’s strongest natural fiber. It is so durable it’s even used in paper money to increase strength! It is thicker than cotton and linen fiber has variable lengths, most of which are very long. This contributes to strength, which contributes to longevity. Linen lasts a very long time.
Natural fibers love water. Linen is thought of as natures wicking fabric. It can gain up to 20% moisture before it will first begin to feel damp. Cotton will absorb more than 25% its weight in water.
Additionally, linen is known to gain strength when wet. It has the natural ability to prevent bacterial development. For the making of towels, this is very important as hand and bath towels tend to be the perfect home for germs.
The is an eco friendly fabric!
Sold in 1/2 meter increments (19.5")