Linen 101: Your Sustainable Fabric Guide

Discover everything you need to know about linen - an earth-friendly choice when it comes to textiles.

Linen fabric by the metre in stacked rolls against brick wall

Linen Basics

Woven from the natural fibres of the flax plant, linen fabric has a timeless charm that never goes out of style. One of the oldest textiles in the world and with a rich history, it threads earth-friendly credentials with a gentle durability and sumptuous softness. From breezy summer dresses to earthy soft furnishings, linen's unique characteristics adds a touch of luxury and versatility to both fashion and the home.
  • What is Linen Fabric?
  • Characteristics of Linen
  • Linen vs. Cotton
  • Types of Linen Fabric
  • Linen Weights
  • History of Linen Fabric

Shopping for Linen Fabric

Embark on a textile treasure hunt here to understanding the range of linen fabrics available and how to identify expertly-crafted linen material. Shop with sustainability in mind and learn how to make an ethical choice when it comes to textiles, with a fabric that is kind to skin and the planet.
  • Different Types of Linen Fabric
  • Linen Material for Dressmaking
  • Quality Metrics: What Makes Premium Linen
  • OEKO-TEX Certified Fabrics
  • Sustainability in Linen Production: A Green Choice
  • Why we Source of Linen From Lithuania
  • A Guide to our Washed Linen Fabrics


Caring for Linen Fabric

Looking after pure linen is much simpler than you might think and with the right care, linen can last a lifetime. Discover our top tips for ensuring your linens stay naturally beautiful for many years to come.
  • Linen Care Guide
  • Stain Removal Hacks for Linen Fabrics
  • Storage Solutions: Preserving the Quality of Linen

vintage fabric scissors with natural linen fabric and dried flowers

Styling with Linen

Discover the perfect threads to stitch your sustainable story, and how to add linen to your home and wardrobe.

Benefits of Using Linen

As one of the world's most sustainable textiles, linen exhibits an array of earth-friendly and alluring characteristics. From production to application it's kinder to the planet that other fabric choices in terms of water consumption and carbon footprint, with pure linen naturally plastic-free. Combined with exceptional durability, a luxurious softness and temperature regulating properties, linen weaves a unique charm with a greener planet.

The Versatility of Linen Fabric

Learn how to weave linen into your everyday life, from fashion to home decor.