|Eileen Foster||04/11/2018 17:48:49|
433 forum posts
good evening ladies. I have been asked to make an apron for a present and the lady has said she wants it in ticking. my memory of ticking is the stuff that used to be used as a cover on mattresses.
my question is: is ticking too stiff to use or does it come in different weights like calico does?
thanks in advance
|rosemary Rosenfeld||04/11/2018 22:04:45|
5615 forum posts
Sorry Eileen....I can't help you with that! Rx
|Margaret S||05/11/2018 09:18:21|
3875 forum posts
|As I understand it, ticking is a striped, close or twill weave fabric that comes in different weights. Some of it can be like a board whilst others are much softer. Think light canvas sort of weight. Hope that helps. A google search will show you possibilities.|
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