Originally Posted by SteelToe
Does anybody know if 1.1 Nylon, Momentum 50, or Impetus 1.0 (I think that's all the major ones) have any give on the bias? I've been trying to find info on flexible, downproof fabric for a "stretching" UQ, but keep coming up empty. Can these fabric weaves be sheared at all, or do they just crumple like paper?
They have a little stretch in the bias. Just enough to mess up your sewing if you don't concentrate. But it's not "stretch" fabric like lycra, by any means.