Softshell Fabric 101

What is Softshell Fabric?

Softshell fabric has a durable, water-repellent surface with a black fleece underside.

  • Uses: Jackets, snow gear, stadium blankets more
  • Care: Wash cold, tumble dry low.
  • Stretch: None or 2-way
  • Fabric Content: Typically polyester spandex blend

What we like: Softshell makes sewing outwear quick and easy since you get a water/wind resistant fabric and cozy fleece all in one!⁠

Visit our softshell fabric collection HERE.

Here's a few examples of things our customers have sewn up with our swim fabric:


Written by Heather Isaacson