Crepe jersey – La marmaille textile

Crepe jersey

The crepe is a fabric which has been worked to have a wavy appearance.

The word comes from Latin crispus , which means curly, wavy, and has become cresp in old French then crepe .

The pancake can be made with silk or the oldest boy , but it is also made today from polyester and also cotton. The original fabric is subjected to very strong twisting and possibly heating to deform its fibers in a given direction.