Frames & Supplies

Primitive Linen

$ 32.00

This 100% linen backing is woven using 2-ply linen yarn. It works well with the #8, #9, and #10 fine Oxford Punch Needles and finer yarns. Also recommended for the Mini #14 and Mini with Heels #13 Oxford punches and fine yarns. Also great for traditional rug hooking with wider cut strips. This is an attractive backing to use when you want to punch part of your project and leave the rest of the backing showing. 64" wide. Approximately 12 threads per inch.


  • By the Yard - $32/yd
  • 15-Yard Bolt - Regularly $480. Buy the whole bolt for $415 and save $65. 

Helpful Tip: Add 5" on each side of your pattern to make sure you have enough extra to hem your rug. So if your rug is 24" x 36" your backing should be 34" x 46". Also, always measure to make sure the final size you choose will fit on your frame!

Custom Sizes: If you need a specific sized piece of monk's cloth or linen for your next rug project we will cut and serge any size you need. Monk’s Cloth: $2.50 per square foot; Linen: $3.00 per square foot. Just let us know the size you want your finished piece to be. To order, contact us at (802) 462-2011 or

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