Frequently Asked Questions
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LYCRA® is DuPont's brand of elastane, or spandex. The word "spandex" is used only in the United States while "elastane" is recognized worldwide, so we tend to use the more widely known term LYCRA® elastane fiber manufactured by DuPont does not contain any natural latex or rubber.
Spandex, Lycra or elastane is a synthetic fiber known for its exceptional elasticity. It is stronger and more durable than natural rubber. It is a polyester-polyurethane copolymer that was invented in 1958 by chemist Joseph Shivers at DuPont's Benger Laboratory in Waynesboro, Virginia
Better known as spandex, elastane is a type of synthetic fiber made from at least 85 percent polyurethane polymers. The exact method used to make Lycra, Dorlastan, Elaspan, Acepora and other brands of elastane fabric is a closely guarded secret
Special Order and Custom Order suits are cut and sewn specifically for you. They are made one at a time in Clearwater, Florida. USA. We cut, sew and ship Special and Custom orders in the order they come in. This service is very popular with avid customers who want unique swimsuits hand made for them. There is no shortcut to making quality, one of a kind swimsuits.
Normal swimwear fabric is 5.0 to 6.0 oz in weight. By customer demand we have brought in high quality swimwear fabrics that are lighter in weight. They feel good to the skin and dry quickly. Unlined suits in the light colors (white, pale yellow, lime green, etc) can be somewhat revealing when wet.