•Polyester •Nylon •Acrylic •Rayon •Acetate •Spandex
Manufactured Fibers- Fibers that are man-made (synthetic) and are created by combining various substances with chemicals.
Polyester- Common use: –Children’s wear, shirts, suits
Nylon- Common uses:Hosiery, swimwear, windbreakers
Acrylic- Common uses: Terrycloth Bathrobes Knitted garments Outdoor furniture fabrics and awnings
Rayon- common uses:Linings Sports shirts Jackets
Acetate- common uses:Neckties Lingerie Blouses Linings
Spandex- common uses: Swimwear Dancewear Exercise wear