Orangey red tones in this brown give it a feel of Autumn leaves. Russet was the original name for a coarse woollen cloth dyed with woad and madder. The madder dye giving it the red tones. Russet’s natural tones make is useful for felt projects about nature. It teams beautifully with Oriental and Peony reds and with many of the greens.
This shade is available in either polyester or wool/viscose blend, so take your pick. Both show off the colours to great effect and have a lovely soft handle. Both our wool blend and polyester felts are tested and approved to EN71 parts 1/2/3, so are find for use by children. The polyester offers 40% extra weight and yet is significantly cheaper!
Our craft felt is approximately 1mm thick and is ideal for all hobby, craft and toy-making purposes. All our craft felt metres can be adhesive backed with a peel-away paper backing which reveals an easy-stick adhesive coating.
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