Cork fabric adds texture and visual appeal to your handbag and home decor sewing projects. Touch PRO Cork Fabric is environmentally friendly and a great alternative to using leather or vinyl in your bag, wallet, and purse projects. This cork fabric is stain resistant and washable making it an excellent choice for these types of projects. Cork is an earth-friendly choice because it is both durable and sustainable; it also provides a hypoallergenic option for those who need it.
Touch PRO cork fabric is soft, smooth, and pliable; it is neither stiff nor brittle. The cork is adhered to a substrate of polyester/cotton/polyurethane which makes it easy to cut and sew with. Experts recommend sewing cork fabric with Microtex size 80/12 or 90/14 needles but advise a Universal size 80/12 needle can also get the job done for you on your home sewing machine.
Cork fabric is 29" wide and sold by the yard. A little can go a long way when making purses or wallets so consider splurging to make a project that is both unique and stylish "leather" bound books and journals, table runners and more.