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3 Things to Look for in Cheerleading Outfits and Other Sports Uniforms

June 11, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Article submitted by AllSportsUniforms.net

Sports uniforms make a team look pulled together and more professional. Not to mention that it makes it easier to identify members while they play. Any sports team will benefit from having a uniform, especially one that is of good quality. Here are some things to look out for to make sure that your sports uniform is top of the line:

  1. Material. One of the most important things to check out with cheer leading outfits, soccer uniforms, or any uniform is the type of cloth used. The fabric should be of high quality that will not easily fade or tear. It should be able to hold up to all the action it is exposed to. At the same time, it should be light weight and absorbent, making it easy to move in and ideal for sports.
  2. Seams. Close attention should also be given to the seams of uniforms. Ideally, the seams should be sewn on both sides. This will create a double seam, which will be sturdier and less prone to ripping or opening up. Sports require vigorous movements, which is why uniforms like basketball shorts and others should be well sewn.
  3. Design. These are what really set uniforms apart. There are many different ways that designs can be applied to a uniform. Some manufacturers use adhesives, others sew on, and others use paint. Pick something that will last. That way, even after several washings, the design will still be clearly visible on the uniform.