Knowledge of swimwear fabrics

- Mar 11, 2017-

Knowledge of swimwear fabrics
First, the classification of fabrics
DuPont Lycra, nylon, polyester is currently the most commonly used swimsuit material. Any tragically empty, jacquard weave and other special materials are out of the above three types of elastic characteristics. Many of the new swimsuit will be added anti-ultraviolet, anti-chlorine or splashing at the water and other special processing.
Second, the characteristics of the fabric
1, Lycra: It is a kind of artificial elastic fiber, the best elastic fabric, can be extended to the original length of 4 to 6 times, excellent stretch, suitable for blending with a variety of fibers, can strengthen the texture drape, wrinkle-free advantages. DuPont Lycra, which is resistant to chlorine, will give swimsuit a longer service life than the usual swimsuit.
2, Nylon fabric: texture, although not as good as Lycra fabric, but the elasticity of soft and Lycra has been comparable. The most commonly used for the swimsuit fabric, suitable for medium-priced products.
3, Polyester fabric: one-way, two stretch elastic fabric. Due to limited elasticity, mostly used in swim trunks or female swimming split two-way, does not apply to conjoined models. Can be part of the splicing or low price strategy application of the fabric.
Third, the lining and accessories
Swimsuit design to "comfortable", "close" one of the principles. Most of the use of nylon lining, and fabric elasticity to be consistent, it will not affect the consumer wearing comfort. Therefore, the choice of the use of accessories, the "elastic" is absolutely necessary requirements. In response to the trend, if you need to use metal, acrylic, shells and other inelastic accessories, the design will need to choose not affect the flexibility of the body position. Appropriate application, the accessories will be the finishing touch of the excellent results.