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This excellent rich red crepe double jersey from polyester and spandex has a wonderful fine crepe texture, akin to a fine wool dress crepe. The benefits of this jersey fabric (with a similar feel and handle to lightweight scuba) are that it is super stretchy to the width (and slight give to the length). It boasts a beautiful drape and doesn't crease. There is also a silky smooth reverse side too, that's soft next to then skin. So if you love conventional crepe fabrics but need a 'quick fix' this one is perfect. Dresses that would usually require complicated fitting details can be easily made using the Fine Textured Crepe Jersey without the need for such complications!
Put this excellent easy-wear easy-care fabric to use for smart key pieces to add to your capsule wardrobe; simple wide legged trousers (elasticated waist too?), pencil & tube skirts, skater style dresses, [princess line sheath dresses and A-line dresses too, as well as tunics, tops, drapey tulip skirts.
For more ideas take a look at Wendy Ward's A Beginner's Guide To Sewing With Knitted Fabrics - excellent easy make project and patterns in this fab book!
Composition: Polyester & Spandex
Width: 160cm / 63"
Pattern repeat: N/A