This is a heavy coating weight wool, in a black and white tweed. It has a soft hand and could be used to create a beautiful, warm jacket or coat, vest, skirt, jumper, other items of apparel. Add a lining for extra luxury, comfort, and structure. Other common uses for this wool fabric include rug braiding, costume design -- especially period reenactment. It measures 54 inches widw; 80% wool / 20% poly.