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  • Linen Cloth
  • Item Level 5
    Disenchants into:
    Not disenchantable
  • Sell Price: 13c
  • Vendor 55c

A cheap, rough cloth used in the creation of homespun clothes and other sundry items.


This item is a drop found on humanoids up to level ~15.

As an Ingredient


  • Rough Weightstone
  • Copper Axe
  • Copper Mace
  • Copper Shortsword


  • Coarse Dynamite
  • Copper Modulator
  • Rough Copper Bomb
  • Rough Dynamite

First Aid

  • Linen Bandage
  • Heavy Linen Bandage


  • Bolt of Linen Cloth

Linen Cloth as a Quest Item

  • Quest:Gathering Materials
  • Quest:The Tome of Divinity

Places to farm

Between 5-14 level most Humanoid mobs drop Linen. The peak range is 10-14 where one can expect to kill 1-3 mobs for each linen.


  • Lvl. 7+: Kobolds in and around the Fargodeep and Jasperlode mines in Elwynn Forest
  • Lvl. 9+: Human and Gnoll bandits in Elwynn Forest
  • Lvl. 8-10: The sprites and grells of Fel Rock, Teldrassil
  • Lvl. 10-12: The gnarlpines in the Ban'ethil Barrow Den on Teldrassil drop linen at a high rate.
  • Lvl. 10-12: The Wendigos just north of the road in central Dun Morogh are notable in that they both drop linen cloth and can be skinned.
  • Lvl. 10-12: The Frostmane Trolls in Frostmane Hold in western Dun Morogh
  • Lvl. 13+: Leper Gnomes outside Gnomeregan, in northwestern Dun Morogh
  • Lvl. 13+: In Darkshore, Blackwood Furbolgs drop a lot of linen, with a high respawn rate.


  • Lvl. 7-9: The tower to the southwest of Brill in Tirisfal Glades has fast-respawning "scarlets" with high drop rates; it's particularly convenient because it's between Brill and the Undercity.
  • Lvl. 9-11: Venture Co. Miners in the Venture Co. Mine east of Thunder Bluff in Mulgore
  • Lvl. 9-11: The humans in Tiragarde Keep southeast of Razor Hill in Durotar
  • Lvl. 10-11: Razormane Quilboars in the Barrens have higher than normal drop rates.
  • Lvl. 12: Southsea Buccaneers in the Barrens near Ratchet
  • Lvl. 13+: The instance Ragefire Chasm inside Orgrimmar has many elite Troggs and Burning Blade orcs that will drop a lot of linen, up to 5 per drop.
  • Lvl. 15-17: North of the Crossroads in the Barrens, Venture Co. employees at the Sludge Fen will frequently drop 2-3 cloths, have abundant numbers, and very fast respawns.