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Is Nylon Waterproof?

Unfortunately, No nylon isn’t waterproof and absorbs water as it lets the moisture pass through. As a result, it will take time to dry when soaked.  This material is made of plastic, which is chemically…


Rubber tree latex sap Rubber plantation unidentified rubber planters work diligently, skillfully harvesting latex from the mature rubber trees.

Understanding Spandex and Latex: Allergies and Differences

Man-made fibers were invented in the 1930s to overcome the limitations of natural fibers, offering cost-efficiency that swiftly replaced more expensive natural fabrics. Over the subsequent decades, synthetic fibers gained popularity due to their versatility…



Fabric vs. Textile: Understanding the Difference

Using the words ‘fabric’ and ‘textile’ interchangeably to describe different materials is a common mistake among regular folks.  As a professional designer or engineer, however, you can’t afford such mistakes, especially with money and reputation…