What is linen? Why do people love linen fabric so much?

As we all known that Linen is a natural fibre. linen is one of the earliest natural plant fibers that have been used for more than 10, 000 years. Flax fiber is a rare natural fiber, accounting for only 1.5% of the total fiber. Due to its natural and ancient nobility and high quality, it is known as the fiber queen. It comes from the stems of the flax plant. linen fabric or weave is produced of fiber of the flax plant. 



Why do people love linen fabric so much? Let's look at his benefits.


  • Linen is 30% stronger than cotton. At first, they felt more rough, But When you use it for a while, linen fabrics become soft and supple to the touch. Linen boasts longevity, luster, and lovely drape.
  • Linen can absorb up to 20% of its weight in moisture. Its ability to wick moisture, in addition, makes it a favorite choice to keep body and indoor cool. If you tend to keep dry cool, breathable linen is a best choice for you. Linen clothes and linen bedding is a very popular match choice for use in warmer climates and in hot summer .
  • Linen is natural fibre, it is Hypo-allergenic and Environmentally friendly fabrics. They are healthier for people. Linen fabric help from anti-stress to a better sleep, it is think to have cure properties and even reduce "itis" conditions (like arthritis and dermatitis).Linen fabric be acceptable for those with allergies and to comforting skin conditions.
  • Linen retains texture more than cotton and gives fabric a relaxed.


In Fantasylinen, we designing and producing linen works. We provide it that crafted with premium linen fabric and all beautifully priced.

See our collection of soft-washed China linen products here.