5 Ounce Burlap Fabric
- Product ID: BUR40 BUR40
- Content: 100% Jute
- Width: 40"
Weight: 5 Oz
- Please Note: This is an imported, natural product and could possibly be ink stamped in some areas, have seams, or other inconsistencies. For a more refined fabric, please see our colored burlap selection. Not Hydrocarbon Free.
For more information, see our Burlap Fabric Product Guide.
This 5 ounce burlap has a loose weave and is lighter in weight than typical burlap. It has a wide range of uses including wedding and holiday decor, theater set design and backdrops, and as a utility fabric for covering plants. It’s sheer quality makes it particularly popular for inexpensive event and party décor like tablecloths, overlays, and draperies and more.
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Why did you choose this?
As a tablecloth, would the table show through?
BEST ANSWER: Yes it would show through. Go with a heavier burlap, tighter weave.
Are the edges fringed or bound?
BEST ANSWER: edges are stitched, with one of the edges reinforced a bit more
Which burlap should I choose to place above the springs and coils on my chair for my upholstery project?
BEST ANSWER: The 5 oz version would be much too light for this project!
Can this type of burlap be use as chair sashes?
could I use this burlap under mulch to keep the weeds down?
Can I just get a bolt of this?
BEST ANSWER: We cut from a very large bolt and ship the fabric on a roll. So basically you decide how large you want the bolt to be.
What Burlap material would work for curtain?
is the 5 oz burlap thinner and more pliable than the 7 Oz?
BEST ANSWER: The weave is looser, which makes it more pliable, but the strands of burlap themselves may not be thinner.
Do you have 5.5inx30ft in burlap 14cmx9.1m?
BEST ANSWER: The closest we have is 6in x 100ft burlap that's often used as tree wrap:
Can this be washed & dried before using as a tablecloth at a wedding?
BEST ANSWER: It may be hand washed, gently, and hung to dry. It may distort the weave, however.
I would use it for a project in doors so does it produce off gassing (smell)?
BEST ANSWER: All burlap will have a natural jute smell. This burlap is not hydrocarbon free, so it may have a kerosene-like odor. People do still use it indoors. You could order a sample to get a better sense of the smell. Our 10 oz burlap is hydrocarbon-free.
can it be dyed?
BEST ANSWER: Since it's not hydrocarbon free, that may affect how well the product takes dye. We recommend ordering a sample to be sure that it will work for your project.
is there a linen with the look of loose weave of a 5oz burlap?
BEST ANSWER: We have a linen burlap, but the weave isn't as loose as the 5 oz burlap.
I want to make a dress?
BEST ANSWER: We do not recommend making clothing out of burlap because of its rough and itchy texture. Linen burlap has a similar look but is 100% linen, making it suitable for clothing.
The weight is 5 oz per yard?
BEST ANSWER: 5 oz refers to the density of the weave. The higher the oz number, the denser the weave.
Wrapping my shrubs.
I used it to wrap shrubs before we get slammed with a hard snow storm. It happens when you live in New England. Burlap is expensive than replacing my plantings next spring.
January 4, 2019
11 months ago
fast delivery and easy transaction.
October 14, 2019
2 months ago