This superfine high thread count Italian cotton shirting is so soft and lightweight that any garment made from it will be nothing but a pleasure to wear.
Black - Lightweight Stretch Shirting boasts a soft drapey handle that’s stable both width and lengthwise, with added elastane to give a superb bounce back return across the width, making this classic black poplin shirting perfect for slim fit shirts and blouses and a plethora of other comfy garments.
Black shirts and blouses can be super smart and styled in a multitude of ways. Utilise the soft drape of this fine cotton by creating blouses with pretty, gathered sleeves and yokes. Add pin-tucks and a high collar with tiny pleated trim for an Edwardian style or add extra fullness for a retro '80s vibe. Gypsy and bohemian style blouses with full gathered sleeves will look superb, you can embellish with embroidery or folk style trims to create striking and pretty designs. Extend your boho blouse styles into dresses and playsuits for maximum impact.
For something more edgy create shirts with contrasting stitching and multicoloured buttons. Simply choose your accent colour and have fun!
Black fabrics are always super useful. Black - Lightweight Stretch Shirting will make excellent cotton underwear too that also has that benefit of added elastane for comfort. Try camisoles, slips and French knickers trim with delicate lace for a winning combination. Take this theme further and make classic pyjamas with contrasting piped collar, cuffs and pockets.
Composition: Cotton & Elastane
Width: 152.4cm / 60"
Pattern Repeat: N/A