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Guide to specially dyed nylon fabrics

There are a number of types of nylons that are used, each type of nylon has its own particular features. This article describes each type of nylon fabric used in making nylon flowers..



Guide to specially dyed nylon fabric

This is the art of making flowers out of nylon. Accessory materials are also used such as flower stamens, florist wires, florist tapes.

There are a number of types of nylons that are used, each type of nylon has its own particular features.

Below is an explanation of the different types of nylon used to make nylon flowers.

shopSingle colour nylon

These single colour nylons are the most popular and economic nylon for nylon flowers.

shopRainbow Colour

These nylons have been patterned with a rainbow of colours.

shopTwo colours nylon

These nylons have been patterned with two horizontal colours.

shopVertical two colours

These nylons have been patterned with two vertical colours.

shopFringe single colour

These nylon have a striped pattern along the width of the nylon fabric. These nylons have a single colour.

shopFringe two colours

These nylon have a striped pattern along the width of the nylon fabric, they are also coloured with two colours.

shopSansi dyed nylon

These nylon have pearlescent fibres (these fibres are short straight lines) in them that makes then scintillate in the light.

shopShimmering nylon

These nylon are dotted with shiny materials, to give a scintillating effect.
Special quality of nylon
Nylon has a special quality that when stretched it becomes semi-transparent, when used to make nylon flowers this semi-transparency brings added vibrancy to the flowers.
Photo gallery of nylon flowers

Below are some examples of nylon flowers.

Photo gallery of nylon animals

Due to the beauty of nylon, nylon craft artists have expanded their creations and have used nylon to make animals. Below are some examples.

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