Since its inception in the 1950’s, spandex has dominated the clothing market because of its versatility and durability. From workout apparel to costumes, swimwear, even wedding dresses, this stretch fiber can fit the bill for any occasion. But how did spandex come to be, and how does it compare to the likes of Lycra® fabric? Below, we’ll break down everything you need to know about this notoriously stretchy material.
Whether you’re preparing the perfect costume for cosplay or creating a look for your wedding day, Spandex House, Inc. will have a fabric in their selection to bring your vision to life. Based in the New York Garment District, our store ships orders of any size, anywhere in the world. To take a look at our selection, visit our website and call (212) 354-6711 for a quote.