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FABRICS

With over 18 years experience, we know how hard cyclists can be on their apparel. Consequently it is critical that they look good for as long as possible. Compare our stitching or fabric durability to other custom brands and you will see the difference. All of our fabrics are perfectly suited for custom print sublimation. 

 

Our Kazoom FLOtech performance fabrics are extremely durable and provide you with all the features of a premium technical fabric needs to have such as breathability, quick drying and the perfect weight for different garments and applications.

 

Our most popular FLOtech performance fabrics:

  1. FLYweight (115g/m2; 100% FLOtech Polyester)

  2. SILKtouch (145g/m2, 100% FLOtech Polyester)

  3. PROstretch (180g/m2, 92% FLOtech Polyester, 8% Spandex)

  4. THERMAsoft (280g/m2, 100% FLOtech Polyester)

ALL FLOTECH PERFORMANCE FABRICS
FLYweight
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FLYweight

115g/m, 100% FLOtech Polyester

One of the lightest, best wicking, most breathable, almost indestructible and therefore the most highly coveted performance fabrics. FLYweight does not pull or pill or lose its color. The subtle waffle texture gives this fabric a technical look.

If you are looking for an ultra thin and breathable fabric for hot summer activities, this is your fabric.

Recommended for:

Tanks, short sleeve, 3/4 sleeve or long sleeve MTB jerseys.

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PROmesh

105g/m, 96% FLOtech Polyester mesh with 4% spandex

Insanely light and hyper-breathable mesh used for venting of second layer pieces. A very soft-handed fabric that also works well for mesh style custom shirts. Due to mesh knit, sublimation designs with intricate detail are better suited to other apparel panels.

Recommended for:

Vented apparel panels, tank tops.

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SILKtouch

145g/m2, 100% FLOtech Polyester

Light and breathable, combining performance with a nice silky smooth finish. This fabric is best for temperatures below 25C/80F. For hot summer heat, try our FLYweight fabric.

This very durable fabric does not pull, pill or lose its color. We recommend this fabric for sublimation due to its smooth texture to optimize the clarity of your sublimated art, graphics and numbers.

Recommended for:

Tanks, short sleeve, 3/4 sleeve or long sleeve shirts, polo shirts and summer hoodies.

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PROstretch

180g/m2, 96% FLOtech Polyester/4% Spandex

A thin performance fabric ideally suited for shorts and athletic/form-fit long sleeve shirts. The 4% Spandex provides multi-directional stretch that increases range of motion and a free feeling that cannot be matched by fabrics without Spandex. It has a very similar feel to our SILKtouch fabric, slightly heavier and with 4-way stretch. As with all GAIA Fabrics, PROstretch has been engineered to be durable and it will not pull, pill or lose its colour. It has a soft touch and subtle shine.

Recommended for:

Tanks, 3/4 sleeve or long sleeve MTB jerseys.

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LIGHTweight

140g/m2, 100% FLOtech Polyester

Light and breathable, combining performance with excellent breathability. This fabric is best for temperatures below 25C/80F. For hot summer heat, try our FLYweight fabric.

This very durable fabric does not pull, pill or lose its color. It has more structure than our other jersey fabrics and is recommended for road cycling jerseys .

Recommended for:

3-pocket jerseys.

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ELASTIflex

260g/m, 86% FLOtech Polyester with 14% Spandex

A compression poly-spandex fabric with multi-directional stretch performance, excellent support for working muscles, subtle shine and excellent durability. LASTIflex fabric does not pull, pill or lose its colour.

Recommended for:

Stretch performance pieces such as our base cycling shorts, bib shorts, tights and capri tights.

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THERMAsoft

280g/m, 92% FLOtech Polyester, 8% Nylon with Brushed lining

A heavyweight fabric with feather soft brushed liner, a soft hand, subtle shine and excellent durability. Thermasoft fabric does not pull or pill or lose its color.

Recommended for:

Layer pieces such as our 1/4 zip up, 3-pocket long sleeve jersey.

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THERMAflex

240g/m, 88% FLOtech Polyester, 4% Lycra, 8% Nylon with Brushed lining

A heavyweight fabric with feather soft brushed liner, a soft hand, subtle shine, a little stretch and excellent durability. THERMAflex fabric does not pull or pill or lose its color.

Recommended for:

Layer pieces such as our 1/4 zip up, 3-pocket long sleeve jersey, arm and leg warmers.

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FYLON Windstopper

110g/m, 100% FLOtech Polyester weave

A hyperlight woven polyester fabric has no stretch and is used for wind protection apparel. This fabric weighs just grams and packs into nothing. It is a great wind protection piece to provide warmth and wind protection on cool summer days. It is highly durable, cost effective and takes up no room in your bag!

Recommended for:

Wind protection panels in wind vest and windbreaker jackets.

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XCELL Weatherstopper

420g/m, 100% FLOtech Polyester Softshell (with Brushed lining)

A hyperlight woven polyester fabric has no stretch and is used for wind protection apparel. This fabric weighs just grams and packs into nothing. It is a great wind protection piece to provide warmth and wind protection on cool summer days. It is highly durable, cost effective and takes up no room in your bag!

Recommended for:

Softshell winter jacket.

SILKtouch
PROstretch
Thermasoft
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