Shirtings are simple, small scale designs on an off-white or colored background. They were a staple of 19th century dry goods merchants because of their usefulness and design simplicity. Dots, circles, isolated floral motifs, and stripes were economical to print and popular for both clothing and quilts. Jo Morton's reproduction prints are rich in color and simple in design, perfect for quilting, apparel, home decor, or other sewing projects. Quilting fabric, 100% cotton material, 44/45" wide.