This oyster linen fabric is typically used for heavy apparel and home decor. It has a soft finish and a beautiful texture. Strong slubby yarns that have been grown, spun and woven in Europe are the foundation for this premier linen fabric. This oyster linen is 56 inches wide and being a 8oz per square yard fabric it is generally used for making heavy apparel and home decor. It has a medium weight feel and the slubby weave lets the beautiful natural character of linen show through. Ulster Linen specialize in quality European linen fabric by the yard.