Cotton Scrim material is a unique 100% cotton gauze fabric. It is popular for theatrical use because it has a sheer appearance when light shines through it from the back and yet looks opaque when lighted from the front. This property of scrim makes it popular for stage props, such as windows, because it allows stage directors to “hide” actors from view with the use of light.Cotton Scrim fabric is also ideal for painted stage backdrops and it makes wonderful, theatrical costumes. Because it is a breathable fabric, it is comfortable to wear under hot stage lights. This lightweight material has a soft hand and drapes with ease. It is easy to sew, although care must be taken to prevent it from raveling.The unique properties of Cotton Scrim in the light make it popular with photographers as well. It can be used to control the light during a photo shoot.However, Cotton Scrim is not merely for theatrical and studio use. Its sheer open weave makes it great for window treatments, adding a natural, informal look to your windows.
Natural Cotton Scrim
$2.25 / Yard or Less
White Cotton Scrim
$2.35 / Yard or Less
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