French Terry fabric has seen a huge rise in popularity in recent years. What makes French Terry material so popular?
It is a good jersey fabric for beginner sewers because it is an easy jersey to sew. French terry is a stable heavy jersey so it is a versatile material for making lots of different garment types. It makes into sweatshirts, joggers, hoodies, dresses, tops, tunics, baby grows, bibs. and more. So, there are a lot of things you can make with French terry.
If the jersey has elastane in it, the material offers great recovery and added comfort in the finished garment. And, because it is easy to care for, you can wear it all the time and get good use out of it. A real bonus if you are going to all that effort to make something.
It can also come in a fantastic selection of designs so you can create a real one off piece no one else will ever have.