Sleek Black - Mercerised Cotton Single Jersey

per half metre
Fabric Code: C2b46

Price is per HALF metre. 1 unit = 0.5metres. For 1.5metres, add 3 units.

All cut length orders are sent as one continuous length.


This Sleek Black - Mercerised Cotton Single Jersey is soft, silky and ideal for teaming with similar single jersey fabrics to create striking colour-blocked tiered creations or simply stunning stand-alone or key pieces.


Sleek Black is a true classic black hue.


Boasting a soft comfortable silky-soft feel, excellent retentive stretch, width-wise 50% thanks to a little added elastane and 10% down the length Sleek Black is lightweight and slightly translucent. The soft drape will form pretty gathers and ruffles. This summery cotton jersey feels cool and comfortable to touch and will feel delightful next to the skin.

Garment Suggestions:

Single jersey fabrics are ideal for creating easy wear, easy-care, quick-make garments for the whole family; such as T-shirts, vests, camisoles, simple T-shirt dresses, and shirred bodice summer dresses add some pretty ruffles for added impact. Utilise the soft drape quality and create blouses like - Dolman sleeved tops, with deep gathered cuffs for a retro style.

Twist and knot detail tops are flattering and perfect styles to make in this soft cotton jersey. Team with other similar weight single jerseys to create contrasting baseball style raglan sleeve tops like the Tilly and the Buttons - Frankie. Use this classic black as a lining fabric for sheer fabrics such as crepe de chines, georgettes and lace.

Other Uses:

This silky cotton and elastane single jersey fabric is ideal for adding to your 'me-made' accessories wardrobe for elegant headwear, scarves, turban styles and easy-make infinity scarves perfect for year-round wear.


Weight: Light

Composition: Mercerised Cotton & Elastane

Width: 150cm / 59inch

Pattern repeat: N/A

GSM: 143

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