This elastic has an improved quality over other brands that can be visually seen and experienced Stiffer, stronger, heavy stretch is designed for waistbands. Works best with heavier fabrics. Use in casings for a waistband, cuff band or jacket bottom. Stitch directly onto fabric for an exposed waistband on skirts, pants or shorts. Size: 112" 38.1mm. 114 yard package. 4 packages per box. Purchase by the box. First Available June 2010.