Cairo is a soft nude shade. This is beautifully versatile cloth that works for so many of our patterns, it is substantial with a soft drape and slightly slubby texture.
Suitable for dresses, tops, trousers and even lightweight jackets. Cairo is suitable for the following patterns in our Workbook: Bantam, Heron, Strides, Curlew and Saltmarsh.
63% tencel, 37% linen. 143cm wide. 240gsm/70z. Wash at 30 degrees. Tumble dry on a gentle setting. Iron on medium.
Tencel is made from wood pulp that’s harvested from tree farms that are sustainably managed and traceable. The fiber production itself is more eco-friendly than cotton production due to its’ closed-loop process. This means that up to 99% of the water and solvents used are recycled and reused.
We have 8 shades in this collection which you can see by clicking on the ‘alternative fabrics’ tab.