Rug Hooking Linen Fabric by Ulster Linen. This fabric has a firm finish and a beautiful texture similar to burlap but with a soft hand. The foundation for this premier linen fabric are strong slubby loomstate yarns that have been grown, spun and woven in Europe. This natural linen is 60 inches wide and 11oz per square yard. This fabric is generally used for making rug hooking. It has a heavy weight feel and the slubby loomstate weave lets the beautiful natural character of linen show through. Ulster Linen specialize in quality European linen fabric by the yard.