Color burlap fabric comes in a range of colors that bring brightness and boldness to a project. It can sometimes be used for practical purposes like gardening and landscaping, but is more often used for craft and decor projects like window treatments and tote bags. Shalimar and sultana burlap is available in a variety of solid colors, you can also find color burlap in printed and metallic. Sultana burlap is tightly woven, heavy weight, and has a soft finish. Shalimar burlap is similar to sultana, but has a looser weave and a rougher texture.