100% cotton calico. Untreated and totally natural. Ideal for dyeing stitching into and more. Heavier and with more body than the other Calico Weights this heavy variant is particularly suited to high density stitching and furnishing projects where handling frequency will be high and durability is key.
Calico is the staple 100% cotton fabric for all quilting, embroidery and creative projects. Its natural properties make it ideal for dyeing as well as being used in conjunction with other natural fabrics as part of larger textile projects such as quilts, wall hangings etc.
Approximately 90% heavier than the Lightweight Calico variant.
For most calico weights (including Heavy) we recommend allowing for a slight initial shrinkage and so a pre wash is ideal. However a Pre Shrunk Calico (so totally ready to use) version is also available.
60″ / 150 cms Wide. 100% Cotton.
‘Extra Heavy Calico‘ – Bull Denim Fabric variant also available.