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Olive Harvest Check is a cleverly woven Dobby weave check, constructed with a fresh white background that’s intersected by horizontal and vertical 10.5 cm bands of alternating pale olive and black. The combination of the fine threads and fresh white background produce a grey and beige check that has a light and airy carefree summer style. Evoking thoughts of picnics under the olive trees with girls wearing retro styled tea dresses.
Olive Harvest Check boasts a stable width wise handle, soft drape and wonderfully soft, almost washed and worn feel. This large check made up of thousands of superfine warp and weft threads (creating smaller checks within the larger) and has alternating areas of a basket-like weave, where the black and olive fine yarns intersect, adding to the country style ~ very versatile.
Use Olive Harvest Check to create cross seasonal clothing for all members of the family. Try pretty summer dresses and cute traditional baby rompers, ladies shirtdresses and blouses with ruffled and bell sleeve details, '50s style Dirndle skirts. Not forgetting the men and boys, this fabric is excellent for cool comfortable shirts. Merchant and Mills have a superb '50s style shirt called “The All State Shirt” which will look fab in Olive Harvest Check.
Shirt fabrics are not just for shirts, you can make superb light weight home furnishings and craft products too. Try table covers, place mats, table runners, napkins, pretty country style café curtains.
Composition: 100% Cotton Poplin
Width: 150cm / 59"
Pattern repeat: 21.5cm / 8.75"