Spoonflower offers five knit fabrics, each with a personality and utility of their own. This chart shares important details as comparison then read over the descriptions beneath for additional insights. Review The Best Fabric Choices for Your Projects to inspire specific projects.


Fabric Fiber content Weight per sq. yard Key Traits Stretch
Organic Cotton Knit 100% cotton 6.3 oz Certified organic, double-knit ≥ 25% horizontal stretch; < 25% vertical stretch
Modern Jersey 95% polyester 5% spandex 6.2 oz 4-way stretch ≥ 25% horizontal stretch; < 25% vertical stretch
Performance Piqué 100% polyester 4.3 oz Moisture-wicking
and soil-release finish
≥ 25% horizontal stretch; < 25% vertical stretch
Sport Lycra 88% polyester 12% Lycra® 8.5 oz 4-way stretch  ≥ 50% horizontal stretch; ≥ 25% vertical stretch
Cotton Spandex Jersey 93% cotton
7% spandex
5.5 oz 4-way stretch ≥ 50% horizontal stretch; ≥ 50% vertical stretch


Our Organic Cotton Knit is a great choice if you're looking for natural fibers or organic fabric. As a heavier weight interlock, or double knit fabric, it wears like a t-shirt knit, but it's thicker weight adds a feeling of support and durability that can also work for lightweight pants.


Cotton Spandex Jersey is super stretchy fabric with great recovery. As our middle weight offering it's great for leggings and t-shirts, or any other project requiring mobility and ease.


Our light fabric, Modern Jersey, is a polyester knit with a cottony feel and matte finish. It's perfect for projects that need a delicate, airy knit. Printed through sublimation, its prints with vibrant colors that hold up well to repeated washings.


Performance Piqué offers moisture-wicking properties to keep you cool and dry, as well as a gentle diamond-like texture. Its soil-release finish lends to durability for athleticwear and it prints with long-lasting color representation.


The strength and four-way stretch of Sport Lycra conforms to any body and is perfect for activewear. Not only does it offer SPF-50, but the colors print well and with longevity.