A Piece of Cloth - Blog — Mercerisation

Mercerisation you ask....

Liberty Tana Lawn Mercerisation Textile History Vintage Fabric

I get asked this question a lot. What is Mercerisation?

Mercerisation is a process in cotton production. It is a treatment done in one or 2 stages that makes a cotton thread more wonderful, smooth and nicer to work with, which is why I am a fan of mercerised cotton fabrics and threads.

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