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Discover these drop dead gorgeous fabrics, trims, and buttons with limited stock—Shop now before they’re gone forever! Deadstock is surplus material from a mill’s production run. Purchasing deadstock prevents these fabulous, limited-stock items from being sent to landfills, making them a more sustainable option. Keep in mind—once they’re gone, they’re gone!

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Discover these drop dead gorgeous fabrics, trims, and buttons with limited stock—Shop now before they’re gone forever! Deadstock is surplus material from a mill’s production run. Purchasing deadstock prevents these fabulous, limited-stock items from being sent to landfills, making them a more sustainable option. Keep in mind—once they’re gone, they’re gone!

What Projects are Best for Rib Knit Fabric?

Because rib knit fabric is so flexible, comfortable, and stretchy, this ribbed fabric has a wide range of uses, including activewear, sweaters, and form-fitting tops.

Is Rib Knit Fabric Best for Summer or Winter?

Rib knit fabric is very comfortable and breathable, so it’s great for summer months! However, because it’s also so versatile, it is great for layering for the winter.

Advantages of Rib Knit Fabric:

  • It is soft and cozy
  • Rib knit fabric holds warmth
  • Doesn’t wrinkle
  • Its high elasticity means it keeps its shape

How to Best Work with Rib Knit Fabric:

  • Use a stretch stitch as this is a stretchy fabric
  • A walking foot is helpful for sewing rib knit fabrics
  • Sew a test swatch to check for stretching

Supplies You May Need:

  • Sharp dressmakers’ scissors
  • Chalk to mark the fabric
  • Knit hem tape
  • A ballpoint needle
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