Knitwit Mercerised Cotton Knit Fabric Bianca is a top quality Italian yarn dyed mercerised cotton knit. Carries the FiloScozia quality guarantee. Mercerised cotton has enhanced lustre, strength, and colour. Beautifully light weight (approx. 110gsm) and suitable for tops.
Read an article in a back issue of Threads Magazine entitled Mercerising Makes Cotton Extra Smooth (open in new window).
Medium stretch, by which we mean 25% stretch. If your pattern is sized for a low stretch (less then 25%) fabric, you can still use it, but you may need run the garment in.
Two way stretch, by which we mean the fabric stretches in one direction only, from selvedge to selvedge.
Black | Grey | Dark Olive | Summer Navy | Ultramarine Blue | Peacock Blue | Purple | Sea Green | Turquoise | Light Taupe | Red | Off White | White
If you need to, brush up on sewing with jersey knit fabrics.
Pre-wash any fabric containing cotton, wool or viscose before cutting out.
Blunt needle warning – Please remember to start every garment with a new stretch needle – 75/11 for fine fabrics like this one, and 90/14 for other fabrics.
Yarn dyed mercerised cotton 100% 140cm wide Very Lightweight – approx. 110gsm