Knitted elastic are less expensive and popular, due to a wide variety of tensions and thickness available in the range. Knitted elastic are applied in waist bands, gloves, suspenders, belts, face mask straps, sporting goods, sweat bands, horse blankets and elastic pockets, among others. These knitted elastic are identified by the crosswise and parallel ribs creating a window-pane effect. It has the property of not narrowing on being stretched and can easily be stitched through. Knitted elastic may be available in a large variety of widths & styles. Elastics are knitted from a wide variety of fabrics such as cotton, polyester etc. They may also be woven with natural rubber as per customer requirement.