Fine Lawn, perfect for dressmaking. This fabric has a lovely drape, is breathable and will last well.
Composition: 98% Viscose 2% Spandex Loretta-Lawn Digital Print
54″ (140cm) wide
To order more than one metre, simply select the quantity of metres as the ‘Quantity’. Your fabric will be cut as one continuous length to the number of metres you require.
Always wash your fabric first.¬†This is an important step!
This fabric can be slippery to cut, use sharp pins to hold the pieces together. If cutting out with scissors¬†lay an old towel out on a hard flat surface and then place your fabric and pattern on top. This can not be done if you use a rotary cutter.
Use a new needle in your sewing machine at the start of the project. For a lightweight fabric, you should use a 70/10 needle or a general sewing needle 80/12. If you are sewing viscose jersey fabric the use a 70/10 ball point needle for the best result.
Can I iron Viscose Fabric?
Pressing your garment before hemming can make it easier to sew and gives a sharper finish. Viscose should not be ironed, it should be pressed, ironing it can distort the fabric shape. It is a light fabric and therefore does not require a very hot iron.