Elastic laces are smooth and very lightweight laces that are usually made using Lycra material. These laces are very adaptable for use in designing various apparels owing to their flexible nature. Decorative elastic laces are perfect for accessorizing armbands, sensuous thigh garters, brides' stockings, sleeve garters, padded lingerie straps, ready-made brassiere etc. These are most appropriate for waistline finishing in sheer attires. Available in spectrum of attractive colors, elastic laces are skin-friendly, comfortable to wear and don't cause skin rashes.
These laces are handmade and machine made as well. These can be :
Stretchable only through width or length (called a two way stretch lace )
Stretchable through both length and width( called a four way stretch lace )
Elastic laces are composed of:
These laces are made by using different fabrics which are mixed with some percentage of Lycra for providing elasticity. The fabrics that can be used to create elastic laces are,
These are widely used to make lingerie, leggings, stockings etc.
Elastic laces are a recommended accessory for designing strapless outfits like tops, gowns, sleeveless tank tops etc.
These are perfect for designing headbands, baby clothes and also boot cuffs.
Elastic laces can also be used for providing unique style and patterns in curtains, table covers, sofa covers, cushions, pillow covers and many more upholstery items.
These laces are ideal for designing grab bags, purses, clutches, giving these an attractive look.