The Best Woven Fabric for Furniture

Hessian fabric is available in a variety of lengths and widths and is used and loved by designers, gardeners & upholsterers alike. 

Its coarse texture makes it ideal for various home-makeover projects including curtains and sofa pillow covers. Its incredible durability and moisture retention make hessian material highly versatile; even for outdoor applications, whether used as an eco-friendly bagging option for grain harvests or as a landscaping barrier to prevent erosion on riverbanks.

At Pound a Metre, you can find a roll of hessian fabric available by the metre so you can get the exact amount you need without worrying it's not enough. 

Save money on Hessian fabric

Find the latest deals on Hessian fabric today. Measuring 60" wide and available in 3-metre rolls, you can grab as much as you need at a massively discounted price! Take advantage of site-wide sales throughout the year - stock up on hessian materials at a fraction of the price you'd usually pay. 

Looking to save money with more fabric deals? Check out our £1 a metre fabric range where we run discounts up to 90% original RRP.

Frequently Asked Question

Simply speaking, hessian and burlap fabric are the same - the only difference is the origin; burlap is more commonly used in America and Canada, whereas hessian is more commonly used in Europe.