LA Linen 60-Inch Wide Natural Burlap
100% Natural Jute Burlap
LA Linen's Burlap has brought new life to a fabric made for centuries. Our Burlap is made from 100% natural Jute fiber as it has been for over 200 years, with minimal processing, and as anything natural, scent, fiber dust and color variation is part of the characteristics of the fabric.
The fabric's natural state has made this biodegradable rustic fabric suitable for agriculture and various tasks, and in the past decade this natural feel has made this fabric one of the most desirable decorative fabric. We have created this Decorative fabric to be more durable, and easier to wash and maintain, however that familiar odor and dust of the jute fiber is part of the nature of the fabric.
This odor and dust are not from any chemical used in the making of the fabric and is completely safe, and it would dissipate over time with use. To expedite this, you can simply air out the fabric in open air, or use steam on the fabric.
Please keep in mind since this natural fiber is biodegradable, Dry cleaning or spot cleaning is recommended, and soaking the fabric in water can damage the fabric. With proper care, this piece will give you years of use and will create a natural, rustic look of this beautiful fabric.Burlap is tough and durable enough for use in the construction and crafts. It can also be used as a weed barrier. Burlap can be used for backing for rugs, wall hangings, upholstery and decorative dollies. This material can be embroidered with fabric scraps, yarn and other remnants to create wall hangings. It can also be employed with the ends sewn up for a rustic window treatment. Stretched over a frame it can be used as an alternative to canvas for painting .Caring for the burlap is tricky since it can shrink, fray on the edges and become very wrinkled. One simple method of cleaning your burlap fabric is to simply shake them and hang them outside. The sunlight might bleach away lighter stains and odors can air out.