- Location: Online
- Specialty: Linen bedding handcrafted in Marin, California
- Price range: $$
- Website: roughlinen.com/index.html
- Founded by: Tricia Rose
- Headquarters: Marin, CA
It all started when Tricia Rose found a hand sewn linen pillow slip while cleaning out her grandmother's cottage in Scotland. Dating back to 1840, this simple linen pillow slip had survived three generations and was still going strong. When she first took the slip home, Tricia used it for storing lavender. It wasn't until a few years later, when Tricia found a source for natural linen with the same simple qualities of that old pillow slip, that she decided to start making her own bedding.
Rough Linen offers five different fabric options: Orkney, a traditional homespun domestic European linen, White Orkney, the same as Orkney but bleached to achieve an off-white coloring, Smooth White, a double width pure Belgian linen sheeting, Smooth Natural, the same as Smooth White but undyed, and St. Barts, a middleweight linen.
In addition to bedding — which includes sheets, duvet covers, shams and more — Rough Linen also produces curtains and table linens.
(Images: Rough Linen)