The king and his ministers were first encased in tight-fitting stockinet shirts and drawers.
"The Works of Edgar Allan Poe Volume 5 (of 5) of the Raven Edition" by Edgar Allan Poe
Otherwise the "clockings" in the black stockinet would have lost their value.
"Moriah's Mourning and Other Half-Hour Sketches" by Ruth McEnery Stuart
The nightgowns should be made of soft cotton flannel or stockinet.
"The Mother and Her Child" by William S. Sadler
Stockinet is a good material for diapers; it is soft, warm, and pliable.
"The Eugenic Marriage, Vol 2 (of 4)" by W. Grant Hague