Spandex Fabric

by Janet MacKay
(W.A.)

Question:



I am making a ballet tutu for my 8 year old grand daughter and I cannot remember if you can use Lycra as it is or if it has a nap or certain way of laying a pattern on it.



Answer:

Janet,

I think you are asking me if Lycra (aka Spandex) has a nap. Generally Lycra fabric does not have a nap or certain way to lay out your pattern.

I am giving you a link to a page on my website that explains the fundamentals of Lycra/Spandex fabrics.

Spandex, Lycra Fabric information.

I hope I understand your question and this is of help to you.

Thank you for contacting me and happy sewing.

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Contact Me. .