If you have not tried sewing with bamboo jersey, you are missing out! You will absolutely love the way this fabric looks and feels. Bamboo fabric is ideal for all your sewing projects from athletic wear to casual wear to formal wear.
Why should you try sewing with bamboo jersey for your next project? Let’s have a look.
1. Luxuriously Soft
Bamboo jersey is incredibly soft and has the luxurious feel of silk. It has a gorgeous natural sheen and a beautiful texture.
Bamboo fabric is very breathable. It wicks moisture away from the body keeping you dry and comfortable. It is quick to dry. It has the ability to thermoregulate meaning it will keep you cool in the summer but warm in the winter.
3. Drapes Beautifully
Bamboo jersey has a natural sheen and flows like silk. It is an excellent choice if sewing an elegant wrap dress or skirt. Often blended with Spandex, it has excellent rebound and holds its shape to keep garments looking new.
4. Naturally Hypoallergenic
Bamboo jersey is an excellent choice for those with allergies and sensitive skin. It is a favorite among those with eczema and psoriasis.
5. Odor Resistant
Bamboo fabric is resistant to odor causing bacteria keeping it hygienic and fresh smelling. This is awesome if you are using the fabric for athletic wear or diapers! Because it stays fresher longer, you won’t need to wash it as frequently as you would other fabrics adding to its longevity.
Despite its softness, bamboo fabric is exceptionally durable and keeps its shape wash after wash.
7. Easy To Sew With
Sewing with bamboo stretch jersey is as easy to sew with as any other stretch fabric.
Effort’s Eco-Essentials has a beautiful bamboo stretch jersey. The knit fabric is a blend of rayon from bamboo and cotton with a touch of spandex for a bit of stretch. They have provided bamboo rayon fabrics to designers, wholesalers, and retailers for years.
Efforts Eco-Essentials is one of the original manufacturers of fashionable men’s and women’s hemp and bamboo clothing. We offer a wide variety of clothes including yoga pants, knit sweaters, t-shirts, golf shirts, leggings, skirts, dresses and much more. You are confident that you’ll love the comfort, style and eco-friendliness of our hemp and bamboo clothing.