Merchant & Mills : Black Organic Cotton Oilskin : 1/2 metre
The real thing – best quality traditional oilskin made in the UK, finished to age and wear beautifully.
154 cm wide, 405 gsm / 11.94 oz yd2
GOTs certified organic cotton and finished with a traditional wax. It has a dry wax finish. Not washable but can be re-oiled.
A blend of oils and petroleum-based waxes are used. This solution is impregnated into the fibre and saturates the cloth, so the performance relies on a traditional wax/water resist application.
It has a firm handle this fabric will give a distressed worn appearance when handled giving it a fast-tracked unique vintage aesthetic.
For lining use our oilskin barrier lining, or duck canvas.
Ideal for bags and accessories, and makes a great top or coat.
Fabric is sold in 1/2 metre increments.
1/2 m = 1 unit, 1 m = 2 units, etc.