Jade Monks Cloth 4 x 4 Weave Swedish Huck Weaving James Thompson Yard Fabric

Buy Jade Monks Cloth 4 x 4 Weave Swedish Huck Weaving James Thompson Yard Fabric

Monk's Cloth is an evenweave fabric used in Swedish Huck Weaving (a type of embroidery) and other evenweave projects.

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JAMES THOMPSON MOSAIC JADE MONKS CLOTH

4 X 4 WEAVE - 8 COUNT - 58/60" WIDE

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Monk's Cloth is an evenweave fabric used in Swedish Huck Weaving (a type of embroidery) and other evenweave projects. The fabric has a loose basket weave through which you weave threads over and under to create design. Fabric is cut to order in a single piece from the bolt. 

 Details:

  • 4 x 4 weave
  • 8 Count
  • 100% Cotton

The cloth was popular in the 1940's to make towels, pillows, linens, afghans, traditional swedish dresses and more. It is enjoying a resurgence today with the popularity of Swedish Huck Weaving. The cloth derives it's name from the cloth monk's used to make their habits centuries ago.

Approximate amounts needed for projects:

  • Adult afghan - 2.25 to 2.5 Yards
  • Child or small adult afghan - 2 Yards
  • Baby or toddler blanket - 1.5 Yards
  • Table Runner - 1/2 Yard

Care and use instructions:

  • Trim to project size on straight of grain
  • Machine stitch along both ends to prevent unravelling (before prewash)
  • Stitching should be approx. 2.5" from cut edge - unravel edge for fringe
  • Preshrink in hot water - do not agitate or wash - spin out excess water
  • Dry in hot dryer
  • It is now ready for weaving
Brand James Thompson
Color jade
Weight 5 oz
Product Name Monk's Cloth

Tags: sewing fabric embroidery Linen Dresses Crafting Afghans 4 hobbies Swedish Huck Weaving huck toweling Monk's Cloth pillows towels

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