Ponte di roma is an interlock fabric which is a type of double knit fabric. Double knit fabric consists of two layers of fabric knitted together with two needles. Ponte di roma is a thick fabric with a smooth surface. It has a full drape and more structure than a standard single cotton jersey. It is ideal for sewing yourself a jersey jumpsuit such as the Nova Jumpsuit by True Bias, a cardigan such as the Pearl Cardigan by Tilly and the Buttons or the Lisa cardigan by Seamwork (affiliate link), or a sweatshirt such as the Neige Sweatshirt by Deer and Doe. This ponte di roma is a beautiful spruce green colour.
Composition: 65% viscose 30% nylon 5% elastane Width: 147cm Weight: 320g/m2 Stretch: 20% lengthways and 30% crossways with good recovery Drape: Full Opacity: Opaque Care: Wash at 30 degrees, do not tumble dry, low heat iron
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