Cotton Ticking – traditional stripes

Fibre Content 100% Cotton

Width 215cm (yes, it’s really over 2metres wide!!)

Care This fabric should be preshrunk, but we advise pre-washing if fit is crucial. Hot wash, hot iron, use steam but test first

£18.95

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Description

100% Cotton ticking; this traditional fabric is available in a choice of four colour woven striped designs. Some of these designs are woven with a very subtle twill or even herringbone weave.  Other designs have a plain weave.

Also known as mattress ticking or pillow ticking, cotton ticking fabric is tightly woven for durability. It was originally used to prevent down feathers from poking through the fabric when is was used to cover mattresses and bed pillows.

Cotton ticking is no longer restricted to a utility fabric and has now found other uses, such as quilt backing and other bedding. It has become very trendy in interior decorating styles intending to evoke a homespun or industrial aesthetic.

Contemporary uses for ticking include furniture upholstery, cushion covers, tablecloths, decorative basket liners and curtains.

Please note the extra wide width when calculating your requirements.

Click here for 137cms wide tickings

Please consider pre-shrinking this fabric as it will ‘tighten up’ with laundering. Wash care as for cotton and use plenty of steam to press.

price is per metre

Additional information

Stripe

Hengistbury Black & White, Branksome Blue & Cream, Westbourne Wide Navy, Parkstone Wide Mauve & Khaki, Toledo Red & Black

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