Waxed Cotton Fabric - Olive green x 10cm

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Premium olive green waxed cotton fabric made in the UK. This waxed cotton fabric is ideal for sewing bags, accessories and clothing: Trench coat, jacket, apron, rainwear or hunting clothes. This waxed fabric was invented during the 19th century and become a classic for the manufacture of clothes resistant to wind, dust and rain.

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Data sheet
Sales unit 10 cm
Width 150 cm
Fabrics Weight 650 g/ml
Material Composition 100% cotton
Use Clothes and Apparel, Accessories
Washing Wash it with a wet sponge
Tumbling do not tumble dry
Ironing Do not iron
Bleach Prohibited
Appearance/Touch Matt, Supple and resistant, Waterproof
Pattern Plain
Manufacturing process Woven : satin
Manufacturing United Kingdom
Main color Green
Material Cotton
Accessories
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Waxed Cotton Fabric - Olive green x 10cm

Waxed cotton: History

The manufacturing process of this waxed cotton fabric was invented in the United Kingdom by John Barbour at the end of the 19th century in the English harbours made with remains of cotton sails ships. This oiled fabric has seduced for its strength, longevity. It will be quickly adopted by the English aristocracy for outdoor activities: hunting, fishing, horse riding; it has become a classic for clothing resistant to wind, dust and rain. 

Tips : Sewing and care

This waxed cotton canvas is thick and resistant: use special Jeans needles and polyester threads for the creations of your clothes and accessories. Prefer a gentle cleaning with a brush to remove the dirtiness and a light cleaning with a sponge in cold water. If necessary, apply wax to oil the fabric again with a brush.