We build apparel that honors the strength, athleticism, and beauty of women runners, and we believe this begins with the fabrics and materials we put in our garments. We are curators of premium, technical fabrics for sport and life, always searching for the holy grail of high performance, high design, and high comfort. Our fabrics include tried and true favorites that have been in Oiselle's line from the beginnin, and an always evolving list of new fabrics and technologies designed to run, race, recover, and rumble.
Nyelle™ Compression (90% nylon, 10% spandex)
Our Nyelle compression is a high-performance, high-durability fabric that feels incredibly soft and comfortable on the body. It's ideal for garments used rigorously and worn in high rotation as it maintains its stretch, recovery, and softness wash after wash. It crosses effortlessly from run to recovery to rumble, and is our go-to for compression bottoms and sports bras.
PLYA™ INTERLOCK COMPRESSION
(76% polyester, 24% spandex)
Plya Interlock is our pinnacle performance compression fabric. Created specifically for sport, it moves with you thanks to unparalleled stretcy and recovery. It provides high support with a lightweight, technical, and supremely soft feel, and excellent coverage and colorfastness in both solid colors and vibrant prints.
(90% polyester, 10% spandex)
Our classic polyester-based compression fabric offers high compression and support, excellent moisture management, durability, and maintains its color and smooth hand wear after wear, wash after wash.
(54% nylon, 17% polyester, 12% spandex)
Flyout compression is our warmest and most durable compression fabric. Made by Polartec® as part of their Power Stretch Pro™ line, it has a smooth, durable face and soft looped interior to trap warmth. High stretch and breathability make this fabric perfect for tights and outerwear.
ROGA™ STRETCH WOVEN
Roga™ Stretch Woven (74% polyester, 26% spandex)
Our beloved Roga fabric is unique thanks to a high level of spandex - 2-3x higher than most stretch wovens. The result is a beautiful, performance-optimized fabric with a high level of structure, ideal for shorts, dresses, skirts, and other pieces that need to have structure on the body without added weight. Roga fabric deftly manages moisturem without clinging, and dries quickly.
FLYOUT™ STRETCH WOVEN
(85% nylon, 15% spandex)
Featherweight and durable, Flyout Stretch woven was inspired by our Roga fabric and optimized for hot weather running and those who prefer an ultralight weight fabric. It offers high-stretch, moisture wicking, and quick dry performance for road or trail.
Lux™ (89% polyester, 11% spandex)
The cashmere of running, Lux is soft like butter - but ready to sweat it out and meet the challenge of any hard effort. A staple in our line for years, we're constantly finding new ways to use Lux in everything from tops to tights and accessories. The poly content means it wicks and breathes, whil the spandex allows that just-right stretch. Better yet, it gets better with age - durable and increasingly soft.
Arque is our one-of-a-kind collection, where seamless meets flawless. Chafe-free construction, anti-stink, and super wicking capabilities, without the overly compressive feel of other seamless on the market. The result is uniquely soft and lightweight garments with a beautiful fit and feel on the body. Our family of Arque fabrics each have a slightly different yarn blend optimized by style.
HoverFit™ (65% polyester, 32% tencel, 3% spandex)
HoverFit is one of our most technical fabrics designed for the rigors of long runs in variable climates. Designed to adapt so you can keep running, HoverFit's ultra light weight and unique structure allows it to skim your body - easily managing the movement and evaporation of sweat, without clinging. This means that it feels like a cloud but wears like a protective shield.
(91% polyester, 9% spandex)
New for Spring 18, Hawkeye is our custom designed, refined mid-weight technical fabric. It offers high performance for running with moisture management and high stretch, and the subtle pinhole mesh adds breathability and a beautiful design. It has a soft hand and smooth look and feel on the body.
Wazzie Wool™ (93% merino, 7% spandex)
Wazzie Wool is our ZQ certified, responsibly sourced merino wool Merino sheep have a light and breathable coat that keeps them comfortable in both the winter, as well as the hot New Zealand summer. That makes it an ideal performance fabric, helping runners stay both warm and cool as the temperature dictates. Merino wool breathes and manages moisture better than any synthetic fiber, and has the ability to absorb perspiration without making you feel damp and uncomfortable. It is also naturally odor resistant.
Spring Wazzie Wool™ (84% merino,16% nylon)
Our Spring Wazzie Wool shares the same superior performance, soft hand, and responsible sourcing standards as Wazzie wool, in an ultralight weight for warm weather running. A nylon core is added to the yarn to increase strength and durability, while merino is kept next to skin for softness and performance.