jer•sey [jərzē]: Jersey fabric is a type of knit textile made from cotton or a cotton blended with another fabric such as hemp. The textile is named for the island of Jersey, one of the Channel Islands, located between England and France.
read more » The fabric is warm, flexible, stretchy, and very insulating, making it a popular choice for the layer worn closest to the body. Jersey also tends to be soft, making it very comfortable.
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