FabricLink
Visit Us on FaceBook  Follow Us on Twitter
November 22, 2017


YOUR EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE TO FABRICS, APPAREL, HOME FURNISHINGS AND CARE

Featured
Presentations

Velcro Logo
Vectran
Kuralon
BodyCare
Antex
Kuraray
Outlast
Clarino
 
Fabric University, knowledge to make informed fabric decisions
Fabric University | Fabric Seminar | Fiber Characteristics | Elastoester
Fiber Characteristics

ELASTOESTER

Manufactured Fiber

CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Possesses polyester-like qualities.
  • Excellent elongation qualities (stretchability).
  • Washable/easy care.
  • Can withstand high temperatures when wet.
  • Excellent dye retention.
  • No adverse discoloring or yellowing when exposed to chlorine.

 

MAJOR END USES:

  • Apparel - sweaters, hosiery and socks, foundation garments, knitwear, dresses, swimwear, activewear, athletic wear, ski pants, sportswear.

Comment - Elastoester is a substitute for spandex, and can be used wherever a stretch fiber is needed or desired.

Return to Fiber Characteristics Index

Continue to Fiber/Fabric Care
Or, Return to Seminar Index

Please let us know your comments about this site. Or, contact us to find out more about our live seminar programs for major retailers, associations or consumer groups.

 


DRAPER BODY THERAPY® WINTER CAP
This fuzzy and comfortable cap provides the wearer protection in cooler weather with added therapeutic benefits. It is used over the ears and crown area (head) to provide an increase in circulation along with regulation of body temperature. The Draper Body Therapy Winter Cap contains 50% Celliant® (Polyester) and 50% Polyester. Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber which contains a proprietary blend of minerals which have been extruded into a polyester fiber.
Learn more about this technology.
Shop for this technology>


KATHMANDU ARCHON 65L BACKPACK v4
If you're new to multi-day hiking, or enjoy tackling the occasional Great Walk, the 65L Archon is the pack for you: sturdy and reliable, made from tough Cordura® fabric, it has everything you need (bottle pockets, pole and bed-roll attachments) and nothing you don't. The easily adjustable RS2 harness has a small to XL range built in to the harness design. The padded and stiffened hip-belt and shaped alloy frame-stays transfer the load where it needs to be, while the padded EVA shoulder straps, adjustable sternum straps and padded back panel makes the trek over the Tongariro Crossing more comfortable.
Learn more about this technology.
Shop for this technology.


NETWORK PARTNERS
The Technical Center BeverLake6 Reports California Fashion Association Textile World & Textiles PanAmericanos TALA Textile Communications
gif