Synthetic fibers are man-made alternatives to natural fibers having many advantages and useful properties.

Synthetic fibers are very durable and very resistant to wrinkles. They are elastic and have high stretchability. They can sustain heavy loads and are very strong.

Most commonly used synthetic fibers are:

  • Polyesters
  • Acetate fibers
  • Acrylics
  • Cellulase fibers
  • Lyocell
  • Nylon polymer
  • Micro-fibers
  • Polypropylene fiber
  • Polyvinylchloride (PVC) fabrics
  • Rayon (Viscose)
  • Spandex/ Lycra/ Elastane

Synthetic Fibers


Where does synthetic fiber come from?

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Concepts Berg

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What are synthetic fabrics?

What are the 5 synthetic fibers?

What’s an example of synthetic fibers

Which fabric is synthetic

How many types of synthetic fiber are there

What are the synthetic fibers used in cotton

Which fibers dry faster, synthetic or natural?

Is polyester a synthetic or a natural fiber

Is linen a synthetic fiber

How do natural fibers differ from synthetic fibers

What are the similarities and differences between natural and synthetic fibers

What are the uses of synthetic fibers in the fashion industry


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