Our Firm Bra Band Elastic is a great multipurpose elastic. This is a firm Plush Back Elastic with great holding power, but it does soften up slightly upon washing. This elastic is perfect for making bra bands. Our Firm Bra Band Plush Back Elastic is latex-free, great for those with latex sensitivities.
The Firm Band Elastic is made from 80% nylon/20% spandex and the white colour dyes very well.
This Firm Bra Band Elastic is available in a variety of colours, dyed according to the Pantone Fashion, Home + Interiors colour chart. Colours are shown with their corresponding Pantone colour codes. Therefore, you may check our colours against the chart for an accurate colour depiction. The Firm Plush Back Elastic is dyed to match many of our other fabrics and supplies.
Specific Uses per Width:
⅜” (9 mm) – use for top edges of bras.
½” (12 mm) – use for bottom edges of small to medium sized bras. We recommend using ½” Firm Band Elastic where ⅜” is called for by some patterns.
¾” (18 mm) – use for bottom edges of larger sized bras, waistband of panties, under swimwear bra cups.
Sold by: the metre
Widths: ⅜” (9 mm), ½” (12 mm), ¾” (18 mm)
Stretch: firm stretch
Content: 80% nylon/20% spandex
Uses: bras, panties, garter belts, swimwear
*Please note – colours can vary slightly between different products and materials. Different materials absorb dye differently, which can cause slight colour variations. The dye saturation can also affect the hand of the individual colours.
*Please note – although this product is made of Nylon and Spandex and therefore Latex-free, we cannot guarantee that it has not come into contact with latex particles during the manufacturing process.