Sands Of Time is an excellent medium/heavy cotton and elastane twill woven chino-style fabric. This versatile hard-wearing fabric boasts a very sturdy and stable handle (width and lengthwise) with just enough added elastane for ease of wear when constructing garments, especially jeans and trousers. This fab natural toned fabric will make hard-wearing clothing pieces that you'll wear endlessly.
Think jeans style trousers, chino style trouser, cigarette pants, shorts, fitted mini and pencil skirts, A-line skirts and dresses, denim style dungarees, shirt dresses and pinafore dresses. Perfect for utility wear style jacket and coats; think double stitching, large pockets and epaulettes.
Three great patterns that are perfect for this fabric, that we love are:
- Merchant & Mills - The Foreman
- Tilly & The Buttons - Mila Dungarees
- Tilly & The Buttons - Clio Pinafore Dress
- Tilly & The Buttons - Rosa Dress (a brilliant shirt dress that you can pipe the seams for striking detail or why not top stitch in a contrasting colour)
Weight: Medium / Heavy
Composition: 98% Cotton 2% Elastane
Width: 156cm / 61.4"
Pattern repeat: N/A