Hemp or linen would provide you a stronger base than the felt or even cotton. Hemp and linen are long fibers, as opposed to felt or cotton which are very short. This is what gives them their strength. You would not really need the linen or hemp to be too tightly woven, as this would make them stiff and...
Hi: I am designing a series of throw pillows with I plan to applique with felts. I do not want a felt base fabric however. I was thinking either hemp or linen but want something fairly heavy weight and tightly woven. Any suggestions? Thanks! Judy