Collection: FRENCH TERRY

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French Terry

Looking for a material that’s both comfortable and stylish? Look no further than French terry! This versatile fabric can be used to create a variety of clothing items, from tops and bottoms to jackets and even dresses.

French terry is typically made from cotton and polyester, making it breathable and comfortable. It's perfect for layering in cooler weather. It’s also not too heavy and has a bit of stretch to it, making it ideal for activewear. Furthermore, it’s so easy to care for that your clients will be able to enjoy your French terry garments for years to come.

Reasons to Love French Terry Fabrics

Ultimate Stretch

With an added spandex content, French terry fabric provides the ultimate stretch for a comfortable fit. That's why it’s a popular choice for workout tops, leggings, yoga pants, and other activewear.

Knit fabrics don't hamper mobility while still being able to hold their shape, making them an excellent choice for figure-hugging silhouettes.

Mid-Weight Fabric

The versatile fabric strikes the perfect balance of thickness and breathability, making French terry clothing ideal for both cold and warm weather. French terry fabrics have been compared to fleece fabrics due to their protective thickness, but they are a bit lighter weight than fleece. French terry clothes are great for layering due to their mid-weight, comfortable, and warming nature.

Low Maintenance

French terry is easy to care for and does not require extra maintenance. You can machine wash it on a gentle cycle and tumble dry it on low heat. There’s no need to iron this fabric, either. It's great for busy people who don't have a lot of time to spend doing laundry.

What Is French Terry?

Much like fleece, French terry cloth is very soft to the touch and has a lot of stretch to it. It is a wonderful material for clothing meant to be comfortable to wear. French terry and fleece are also similar in that they are both breathable and have moisture-wicking properties. This means both French terry and fleece do not hold sweat or moisture like some other double-knit fabrics.

French terry is a more premium option as opposed to its regular fleece counterpart since it's made with a higher quality polyester. French terry cloth is also less likely to pill over time.

How to Use French Terry

You can opt for French terry fabrics when you want to make:


Whether you’re making clothing for the gym, running errands, or just lounging around at home, this knit fabric will be the ultimate comfort. Its softness, breathability, and moisture-wicking properties make it a desirable choice for all-day wear.

Casual Clothing

French terry fabric is so unassuming, it is the ideal material for casual clothing like sweatshirts, hoodies, leggings and sweatpants. Cotton French terry fabric is also great for making children's clothes, as it’s very durable and easy to clean.

Versatile French Terry Fabric for Everyday Wear

French terry is a versatile fabric that can be used for a variety of garments. Like a combination of fleece fabric and jersey terry cloth, French terry is soft to the touch and has a bit of stretch, making it so comfortable to wear.

You'll love French terry for your next project!