A lot of people will agree that spandex is one of the greatest inventions we have around right now, most especially women. Besides the fact that it makes you look sexy, spandex also promotes comfort. From yoga classes to casual wears, spandex is one great material every female is falling in love with. One particular benefit of spandex is the fact that you can use it as leggings, which you can put on at any time; yoga classes, casual outings like shopping, dance classes, etc. This is because spandex legging makes you comfortable and free. Unlike other materials that might cause pain after putting them on for a long time or hinder you during your training sessions, spandex leggings keeps to your body, making you looking good and feel good. You’ll be so comfortable you’ll forget that you are putting it on.
Now, you might be thinking there are not much leggings design you can make with spandex, but the truth is, the material you use matters. There are different types of spandex material made by different companies, choosing the right one, like our Metallic Foil Spandex Fabric, will equip you with the ability to craft different leggings design. Here are some tips on how to make use of spandex to create awesome looking leggings like the one below;
STEP ONE – GET YOURSELF A PATTERN
It’s easy to get more sportswear pattern these days as they are more becoming more available due to the fact that the people are starting to notice how cool and rewarding sewing leggings is. Of course, you are free to make use of just one color but the thing is, color blocking options are much more than that of a mono colored spandex leggings. Multicolored leggings are sure to give you that attention you so deserve, and it will certainly spice up your next yoga class. Choosing the metallic foil spandex material is going to help you a lot when it comes to choosing a pattern. This is because it can be used to make different designs; an example is the wet-look spandex leggings above.
STEP TWO – GET YOUR FABRIC
This step is very important because the type of material you use will determine what your leggings will look like. Stretch knit fabrics are the right types to use for leggings, but also, keep it in mind that the fabric needs to have a strong recovery. This means that the material you are going to be using for your leggings must be able to bounce back quickly when pulled and it must do so with a snap. This is one of the reason why you need spandex. For you to have the best leggings, you need spandex as your material; or in your material just in case you want to blend it with cotton. As long as there’s spandex in the cotton material, it will bounce back and snap into shape while you are putting it on.
Big Z Fabric has the best type of metallic foil spandex which you can use to make your leggings. Our materials are quite unique and they come in up to ten colors, giving you the opportunity to select the ones that best suit your taste, and create better designs.
STEP THREE – GET YOUR OTHER MATERIALS
You are going to need some extra tools in order to sew yourself a beautiful metal foil spandex leggings. These tools include;
• Sewing machine needles
• Cutting mat
• Rotary cutter
• Elastic, and
• Ball Point pins.
STEP FOUR – SEW YOUR FABRIC
First, you take your measurements. Keep it in mind that while doing this for leggings, your measurement should have negative ease; this means that the measurement for the finished clothing must be smaller than your body’s measurements. Doing this will enable the leggings to fit snuggly around your body.
Once you’ve done this, the next thing to do is to sew your fabric. Relax and sew your fabric.
Remember that your garment will only be good as the fabric you are using for it. Big Z Fabrics’ metal foil spandex material is the best there is. You have the option of choosing between ten different colors. Call on us today and we’ll provide you with the best service of spandex materials.
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