Shop durable Ripstop Nylon Fabrics that are water repellent and resistant tearing and ripping. Nylon fabric can be used for kites, backbacks, duffle bags, sleeping, hot air balloons, drapery and curtains, accent upholstery and more. You can buy rip stop nylon fabrics in a mixture of bright and lively colors online by the yard at unbeatable discount prices with nylon fabric samples also being available.
was the first synthetic fiber and the first fiber conceived in the United States. Nylon fabric
is also stronger and more resistant to abrasion that any other fabric. Nylon fabric
has been very successful in hosiery and knitted-filament fabrics such as tricot and jersey. Because of it's smoothness, light weight, and high strength, the drape of fabrics made from nylon can be varied, depending largely on the yarn size and fabric structure selected. High drape fabrics are found in sheer knit overlays for nightgowns and in sheer woven overlays in formals. Stiff fabrics are found in taffetas for formal wear or parkas. Very stiff fabrics made out of nylon include webbing for luggage handles and seat belts. Nylon fabrics
for products are used in widely diverse areas