Our bestselling calico is a plain weave unbleached cotton fabric that is perfect for use in toiles and garment fittings, as well as for folded patchwork and the backing to quilts. Made from 100% Cotton our calico is a medium weight fabric, 153-158gsm.
What is Calico Fabric?
Calico fabric is a popular choice for creating prototype garment samples as well as items that need to be durable and have longevity. A cotton loom state fabric that is un-dyed and with a low thread count, from medium weight cotton fabric.
Calico Fabric Uses
Perfect for use in toiles and garment fittings, as well as for folded patchwork and the backing to quilts. Durable, soft and inexpensive are the properties that make calico the fabric of choice for testing new garment designs, making pillowcases, duvets and curtains as well as for various craft-making projects.
Additional Information: Colour: Natural (may contain tiny brown markings from the cotton seed)
Width: 157cm (62″)
Length: 1m (folded) | 5m (folded) | 50m (on a roll/bolt) | 60m (folded)
Construction: 60 x 60 20/20
The 50m rolled and 60m folded lengths are regarded as a HEAVY GOODS item. For more, click here.