Hessian (Burlap/Sack Cloth/Tarpaulin/Scrim):
Hessian is a strong, plain, dense, woven fabric made from natural vegetable fibres.
Weights and Widths Supplied:
Hessian 6oz 40”
Hessian 12oz 72”
Hessian is used in all furniture modern, traditional or antique as it provides a firm, strong base to work upon on spring less upholstered furniture / applied with webbing and springs once tied down. It can be used for additional purposes such as arms and backs of seats and craft projects etc. The difference is weight and widths should be considered specifically to the job you are undertaking to ensure the correct Hessian is selected for your requirements.