This bull denim fabric in our cozy Chestnut (Brown) is a Made in the USA fabric that's woven from 100% cotton and is preshrunk. Just like "regular" denim, this material has a great feel and is super durable, but available now in this warm and inviting color.
Everyone has a favorite pair of blue jeans, and of course it's second nature to think of denim for apparel. So yes, this fabric will be perfect for sewing all types of clothing: jackets, hats and of course those super-trendy pants we love to love on Instagram. But this is also an...
Upholstery Fabric Extraordinaire
We're honored to regularly see makers everywhere create professional, beautiful slipcovers from our cotton bull denim. Combining their expertise and this unique material, their customers rave. Beyond recovering existing furniture, many better upholstery shops fully appreciate the durability and comfort of bull denim to upholster chairs, sofas, sectionals, accent chairs, recliners and much more.
That's what some customers say, and who are we to disagree? The strong 3x1 twill construction give bull denim its much sought after durability and the soft feel that make it perfect for sewing projects: draperies, curtains, pillow covers, accent pillows, totes, handbags, bag linings ... the list could probably fill up this page. Here are a few things more to know about this material...
USA Made Cotton Bull Denim Fabric Specs
|Category||Cotton Fabrics, Bull Denim Fabrics, Upholstery Fabrics, Preshrunk Fabrics, USA Fabrics|
|Origin||USA (United States)|
|Fabric Content||100% Cotton|
|Fabric Width||56" (1 Linear Yard = Approx. 56" x 36")|
|Weight (per sq. yd.)||12 oz|
|Shrinkage||Approx. 3-5% (Additional shrinkage can occur over time. See care instructions below.)
IMPORTANT: One of our best slipcover makers recommends washing in warm or hot water and drying on hot PRIOR TO SEWING. This advice is intended to minimize the likelihood of additional shrinkage later when following the care instructions below.
|Care Instructions||Machine wash in cold water and tumble dry without heat or air dry. Never use bleach. Bright or deep colors are subject to crocking and bleeding and should not be mixed with white or light colors in the same garment. No guarantees can be made regarding lightfastness or color transference during washing or cleaning.|
|Testing||Fabric should be tested for your specific requirements prior to cutting as no claims or returns are allowed on any material that has been cut, washed or otherwise processed.|
|Color Matching||We strongly encourage you to order an adequate amount of fabric to finish your project. Dye lots sometimes vary over time and an exact match cannot be guaranteed if a follow up order is necessary in the future.|
|Roll Size||Maximum of 50 yards continuous|
|Fire Retardant||THIS FABRIC IS NOT FIRE RETARDANT|