Natural Hemp Organic Cotton Jersey Knit Fabric
This blend of hemp and certified organic cotton brings out the best of both fibers. This knit has an elegant yet modern look. The dresses made from this hemp cotton fabric are perfect for every occasion and any season. The soft and sturdy hemp and organic cotton stretch jersey moves with the body and provides insulation and breathability to keep the wearer comfortable and warm throughout the day. We offer you a lightweight jersey knit with a natural raw look and soft fluid drape. This hemp cotton knit it will soften with washing. Similar look and feel to a linen knit. When choosing a pattern keep in mind that this fabric has a fairly low stretch percentage and no spandex content.
Hemp is the most sustainable fiber on the planet. It grows quickly, converting large amounts of CO2 into oxygen and cleaning the soil and waterways as it grows. Naturally organic, it does not require pesticides, herbicide, fungicides, or insecticides to grow well, meaning it is good for the farmers, for the environment, and for us! Industrial hemp has powerfully positive effects on the environment where it is grown, and it can be used to make many premium performance products. Fabrics made with hemp fibers naturally have properties that synthetic engineered fabrics aim to achieve.
This hemp jersey fabric is almost everything we wanted it to be, light, consistent, sturdy, and very naturally fresh looking all the while washing really well. Hemp is 8 times more durable than cotton. It also holds its shape and stretches much less than other natural fibers. Ideal for keeping your clothes from going baggy and shapeless. Hemp fibers keeps you cool in the summer and warn in the winter. With every use your hemp dress or bag will soften overtime, amazingly without losing its strength characteristics. Hemp’s anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties makes hemp clothing and accessories fantastic to use near water, for example beach towels, bags and dresses. Even if water gets in to the hemp fabric these properties keep the hemp fabric from going moldy or smelly.
The hemp cotton fibers are made from cotton that was not farmed the conventional way. No pesticides were used to produce the crops which mean the end product is cotton fabric that is totally toxin free. This fabric has a beautiful drape and the extreme softness of this fabric makes it feel heavenly against the skin! It has 30% stretch across the grain which means it moves when you move so it is ultra-comfortable. It is perfect for lounge wear, tops, t-shirts, children's apparel and more!
* Discounts* for hemp organic cotton jersey fabric
up to 10 yards........$ 8.95/yard price by the yard
10 + yards.............$ 7.95/yard
Full bolt................$ 6.95/yard
Fabric content: 55% hemp, 45% organic cotton,
Weight: 220 GSM (grams per square meter); 1 linear yard weights 290 grams (approx 10.6 oz)
Width: 146 cm (56") - tubular
- Use ballpoint needle
- The fabric will shrink, please test a sample in hot water and hot dry;
- It gets softer the more it is worn, or washed. Wash it withlike colors, cold or warm water. Preferably hang dry.