FAQ - Product information

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1. What's the conversion of yards to metres?

A piece of 6 yards is (approximately) 5.49 metres, 4 yards is 3.66 metres and 2 yards is 1.83 metres long.

2. What is the width of the Vlisco fabrics?

The Vlisco fabrics are approximately 48" or 120 cm wide.

3. Where can one buy Vlisco Fashion?

Vlisco Fashion is exclusively available in the Vlisco stores (not online).

4. What is the size of the fabric shown on the picture in the webshop?

The photo shows a piece of fabric of 1 yard: which is approximately 91,4 cm (width) x 120 cm (height).

5. What are the washing instructions for my Vlisco fabric?

Please find everything about washing your Vlisco fabric on our 'wash & care' website. Or download all instructions here.

6. Can I buy Vlisco patterns to make garments with Vlisco fabrics?

At this moment Vlisco does not sell patterns to make garments. If you want to be the first to know when this does happen, subscribe to the Vlisco (no obligations!) newsletter here.

7. What is Wax Hollandais?

The batik-inspired production process results in a true work of art: wax effects of bubbles and cracks combine with the colour and drawing to complete the picture. Wax Hollandais fabrics are printed on both sides.

8. What is Super-wax?

An extra fine cotton with at least 2 core colours and a large natural bubbling effect. These characteristics are combined with abstract shapes and forms to make it truly recognizable and admired. Super-wax fabrics are printed in both sides.

9. What is Java?

Inspired by batik, with refined and detailed drawings. The colours are tradionally vivid and rich, which creates dazzling, colourful fabrics with beautiful special effects like sheen surfaces. Java designs are printed on one side of the fabric but are also clearly visible on the back.

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