Superhero designs are incorporating more and more details and texture. It started with Tobey Maguire’s Spider-man suit and has now become a fixture in modern costume design. The patterns and texture provide visual interest and allow designers to differentiate areas of a costume that might otherwise blend together, particularly on monochromatic costumes.
Continuing in the vein of our Carbon Fiber fabric, Super Hex from the Yaya Han collection features a rubber-like coating on a woven backing. Three dimensionally printed on the surface is an amazing hexagon pattern that is perfect for superhero, science fiction or any high-tech design that requires visual interest.
While not technically a stretch material, the Yaya Han Super Hex fabric has a slight give that will make it perfect for panels in a body suit or detail on more rigid designs.
Super Hex is available in classic Black and is 53” wide. The material weight is 310 GSM and is 60% PU/40% Polyester. Our recommendations for care are to hand wash separately in cold water, no bleach, line dry and do not iron.
Our Black Apprentice Weave material has been extremely popular with people recreating specific costumes that require a black 2x2 basketweave material in 100% cotton. To accommodate those without the need...