Fabric Facts


What does GSM stand for?

The standard measurement for weight and quality of fabrics is grams per square meter, usually abbreviated as GSM.

 

Micro Quick Dry  

Micro Quick Dry is 100% polyester rice mesh.  It will wick away sweat and moisture from the skin’s surface. Micro-spaces inside the yarn enables air to pass easily which makes fabric breathable. i.e Turtle Tech Top

Lycra  

Printed poly lycra is made of 93% polyester and 7% lycra. This playful patterned material will wick the sweat off the skin. Polyester lycra fabric will not fade after multiple washes and will keep the skin cool.

TL3  

TL3 is made of 90% micro nylon and 10% spandex. This fabric offers 4-way stretch and keeps its vibrant colour after multiple washes. TL3 is fully breathable and exceptionally soft on the skin. i.e Maya Capri

Honeycomb  

This honeycomb fabric is made of 83% polyester and 17% viscose. It’s very lightweight and extremely comfortable on the skin. Honeycomb is moisture wicking and quick drying so it keeps you cool and dry. i.e Feather Tech Long Sleeve

Airtech  

This fabric feels lighter than air! Super lightweight and made of 100% COOLMAX®, the Airtech fabric includes wicking properties to keep you dry and with added SPF protection it will block the sun’s rays.i.e SwirlTech Short Sleeve

Whirlwind  

Whirlwind is lightweight and wind resistant. Made of 100% micro fibre woven polyester, Whirlwind has a really clean finish to it. The fabric is also exceptionally soft against your skin. i.e Courtney Jacket

E3-Gamex  

E3 technology provides wind and water resistance. Besides providing good protection against the elements, it allows for air circulation, which promotes optimal breathability. An ultra lightweight fabric it also provides maximum mobility and performance.i.e Mari Embrace Jacket