Fabric Type

Cardigan Knit Fabric

Cardigan Knit Fabric

Description:

Cardigan Knit Fabric is a type of Rib Knit Fabric. There are 2 varieties of Cardigan Knit Fabric; half Cardigan and Full Cardigan. The fabric has specific patterns of tuck stitches which produce a embossed effect and hence. Cardigan Knit fabrics are thicker than a Rib Knit Fabric.

Usage:

Cardigan Knit Fabrics are mostly used as fabrics on cuffs, hems, neckbands and waistbands. Cardigan Knit Fabric is the best alternative to knitwear production.

Using a cardigan knit fabric in your production would avoid the price and overwhelmed demand problems in knitwear production. At half Cardigan Knit Fabrics the tuck loops are placed in the fabric to reduce the stretch in width direction. It is not a reversible fabric. On the other hand Full Cardigan Knit Fabrics are generally coarsely knitted and used for making pullovers and sweaters. Full Cardigan Knit Fabric looks identical on both sides. Excessive tuck loops make the fabric bulky and thick. It is usually knitted in coarser gauge and widely used in making sweaters and fashion garments. Cardigan Knit Fabrics are usually made of Wool, Cotton or Acrylic.

Fabric Type:

Cardigan Knit Fabric

Also Known As:

Half Cardigan Knit Fabric
Full Cardigan Knit Fabric
Half Tuck
Full Tuck
Rib Knit Fabric
Sweater Knit Fabric
Tubular Knit Fabric
Ribbing

Print Type Available:

Digital

Width:

130-150cm

Weight per m2:

260-450gr/m2

Minimum Order Quantity:

400 kg per colour plain
500 kg per design Digital Print

For Garments:

Cuffs
Sleeves
Cardigans
Pullovers
Sweaters
Vests
Jackets
Dresses

Yarn Fiber Type:

%100 Organic Cotton (only combed)
Organic Cotton Blends
%100 BCI Cotton (only combed)
BCI Cotton Blends
%100 Cotton (OE, Carded or Combed)
Cotton Blends
Wool Blends
Acrylic Blends
Polyester Blends
Recycled Cotton Polyester Blends

Possible Fabric Production Certifications:

Oeko-Tex
BSCI
Sedex
Marks&Spencer
C&A
Inditex
Primark

Approximate Minimum Price:

6,00 USD/kg plain (Recycled Cotton Polyester Blend)
10,00 USD/kg Digital printed (OE Cotton with maximum weight per m2)

More About Cardigan Knit Fabrics:

Cardigan Knit Fabrics are a variation of Rib Knit with half Cardigan and Full Cardigan varieties. The cardigan knit fabric has specific patterns of tuck stitches. These produce a raised effect and hence, cardigan knit fabrics are a thicker fabric.

Half Cardigan Knit Fabric

The Half Cardigan Knit Fabric is made of one course of all knit on both needle beds and second course of all knit on front needles and all tuck on back needles. The tuck loops present in the fabric reduce the stretch in width direction. It is not a reversible fabric. They are generally coarsely knitted and used for making pullovers and sweaters.

Full Cardigan Knit Fabric

The Full Cardigan Knit is made of a repeat of one course of all knit on front needles and all tuck on back needles, the second course of all tuck on front needles and all knit on back needles. Full Cardigan Knit Fabric looks identical on both sides. Excessive tuck loops make the fabric bulky and thick. It is usually knitted in coarser gauge and widely used in making sweaters and fashion garments. Cardigan Knit Fabrics are usually made of Wool, cotton or Acrylic.

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