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A hint of stretch blended with a medium-weight cotton that’s perfect for apparel

Cotton Spandex Jersey offers a 4-way stretch with a light to medium-weight durable knit construction of 93% cotton and 7% spandex. With great stretch recovery and natural breathability due to the cotton content, this fabric is well suited for many projects, from loungewear and T-shirts to kids' and baby apparel. Best paired with lighter designs for softest feel and optimum color retention through washes.

Color
Optic White
Use Cases
Adult & children's apparel, loungewear, headbands & scarves
Care Instructions
Machine wash cool on a gentle/delicate setting, using phosphate-free detergent. Machine dry on a low temperature setting. Iron on the reverse side of the fabric.
Country of Origin
USA
Printing
Single-sided, digitally printed in the US using eco-friendly, water-based inks.

Specifications

Fabric Width
63" (160 cm) wide
Weight
5.5 oz/square yd (185 gsm)
Fabric Content
93% cotton, 7% spandex
Fabric Construction
Knit, Jersey Knit
Color
Optic White
Estimated Shrinkage
7-8% length x 1-2% width - Some shrinkage may occur during the print process and/or when washed. Pre-washing your fabric is recommended for most projects.
Stretch
4-way: ≥ 50% horizontal stretch; ≥ 50% vertical stretch
Pilling
(1 Severe Pilling - 5 No Pilling)
5

Sewing Recommendations

Needle Type
Stretch
Needle Size
70, 75 (10,11)
Thread Size
24, 27, 30
Stitches per inch/cm
10-12 per inch (4-5 per cm)
Thread Type
100% cotton - all purpose

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