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rieski
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Date: 4/13/13 2:51 PM

I've tried a couple of ponte knits from online sources and JoAnn's (should not have bothered) but I can't find any with the substance and quality of Not Your Daughter's Jeans. They use a rayon, nylon, spandex blend and I'd love to know if anyone has found a source for a comparable knit.

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Date: 4/13/13 4:52 PM

You might find something you like here:

Emma Onesock Ponte

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Date: 4/13/13 4:54 PM

Here is some more:

Fabric Mart Fabrics ponte

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Date: 4/13/13 7:20 PM

Not all FM pontes are the same. Some are much better than others. I think the ones wight the rayon blend are nicer....just my 2 cents.

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Date: 4/13/13 8:16 PM

I get all my ponte from EOS...really nice quality. I love her wool blends also.
Hope you can find something you like.

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Date: 4/13/13 8:47 PM

I read that the addition of rayon makes a huge difference. I got to pet several bolts at Hancocks. The one with rayon was so much nicer.

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Date: 4/13/13 9:07 PM

Thank you all for your suggestions. I have two pieces from EOS and they are lovely but not the same as NYDJ. I'll look at your other suggestions.

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Date: 4/13/13 10:23 PM

My black ponte from emmaonesock arrived today and it's wonderful. I want to make jeans out of it and it's the perfect weight and body for it. I haven't seen the NYDJ's version but my dd has a pair by Seven and it's a comparable fabric.

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Date: 4/14/13 11:59 AM

Could you please tell me who or what is NYDJ ?? I am not familiar with that as a fabric source. Thank you.

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Date: 4/14/13 12:24 PM

NYDJ is a brand - Not Your Daughter's Jeans - of jeans, marketed to older women, and generally at a much higher price point. Not to be found in my area, so I've only read about them, not tried any on.

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