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Light Econyl Swim & Sports Lycra Fabric in Forest Green

Forest green Econyl fabric is warm yet rich and vibrant lycra fabric made from regenerated nylon, perfect for sewing swimwear and leggings.

Econyl Light is our lighter version of nylon fabric, so we would recommend either lining it with our econyl nylon lining or doubling up on the main fabric.

£19.00 per metre

Availability: 4m in stock

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Fabric description

Run, swim, squat, press, row or brunch, whatever the plans, this forest green lycra fabric will make a great statement outfit.

The fabric is made from regenerated nylon fiber, it is chlorine resistant, sun cream and oil resistant as well as protects from UV.

The fabric retains its shape and most importantly is 100% squat proof as it is dyed through.

Should you need any help with figuring out how to buy the right swimwear fabric online please do get in touch or order you samples here.

Fabric facts & care

Eco credentials

Econyl is regenerated nylon fiber made entirely from old, discarded carpets and fishnets, which otherwise would have ended up in landfill. It is a brainchild of Italian nylon manufacturer Aquafil.

We love this fabric for...

We love this fabric for Activewear & swimwear.
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