Vintage Washed Linen is washed to create a relaxed, lived-in look. Pure linen has a beautiful, lightweight texture, giving a lovely sense of freshness and comfort. Vintage Washed Linen Fabric - Incredibly soft and supple linen. Perfect for Linen Bedding- Pillow Shams, Coverlets, Bedspreads, Drapery. Natural fibres are unique. Irregularities such as shadings, slubs, and loom separations are characteristics of these natural fibres and are a part of their inherent charm. Linen comes from the fibres of the flax plant. Farming flax requires few fertilisers or pesticides.