Category Archives: Fabric

Braided, Knitted, Shopping for Elastic

As you approach a notions counter you will notice different labels on the elastic. Look at the weight or thickness of the elastic and relate it to the project at hand. A heavy denim fabric is going to require a … Continue reading

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How to Stretch Elastic

Sometimes no matter how hard you stretch that elastic band in your shirt or pants, it keeps contracting back to the same size. This can be aggravating after you have put a few inches on the waistline and are feeling … Continue reading

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Nylon Vs. Polyester Fabric

Nylon and polyester are both lightweight and durable synthetic fabrics that share many of the same properties, such as easy care, wrinkle resistance, stretch resistance and shrink resistance. Nylon is softer than polyester but also stronger, while polyester is faster … Continue reading

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The C&C fabric is incredibly strong and durable. An advanced vinyl formulation and superior fabrication methods make it top of the line. No other automatic safety cover manufacturer offers all these exclusive features: Standard Fabric Colors Choose from seven standard … Continue reading

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