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Turquoise Tarn - Jumbo Herringbone is a gorgeous all wool tweed. Manufactured in Huddersfield undergoing the same processes as our exclusive Heart of Huddersfield range. This fabric is not one of Fabworks' own exclusive designs.
Woven from a superb combination of yarns, this sublime fabric is full of the rich blue-green tones of Yorkshire tarns on sunny days where fluffy clouds are reflected in the surface of the cool water. The striking turquoise and natural white are showcased in heavier gauge yarns, woven into large scale chevrons of the herringbone weave. This fresh and uplifting colour combination makes you want to climb those rugged Yorkshire lands to breath in the fresh air and take in the sights of those turquoise tarns.
Turquoise Tarn is a closely woven woollen fabric. It has a versatile medium/heavy weight and a traditional wool feel that boasts a stable handle that drapes reassuringly with the promise of cosy warmth. It’s the perfect fabric for a plethora of sewing room projects - it will always do as it’s told. Wool of this kind is easy to sew and will stand the test of time. All lovers of textiles will find a plethora of uses for this first-rate chunky herringbone, taking you through A/W and perfectly into early spring.
Dressmakers; Turquoise Tarn is perfect for fashioning classic outerwear and hard-wearing separates. Start with neat and stylish pencil skirts, create cosy pinafore dresses are super comfy and make classic key pieces. When your sewing skills are more established, try classic jackets, coats and capes. Add multi-toned horn style buttons to your makes for seasonal style.
Interior designers; use this hard-wearing wool herringbone to create a range of coordinating soft furnishings such as cushions, throws, blinds and curtains for truly harmonious styling in the home which is bright, fresh and uplifing.
Craftspeople; create appliquéd cushions, bag making, door stops, draught excluders, hats, caps, neck warmers, mittens & wrist-warmers, throws & blankets and much more. Whatever this fabric inspires you to do!
Weight: Medium / Heavy
Composition: 100% Wool
Width: 152.4cm / 60inch
Chevron repeat: 5cm / 2inch