A mechanical fastening system for an article has been patented. The mechanical fastening system comprises a stretchable loop fastener component mountable on the article. Also included is a stretch bonded laminate with an elastomeric substrate and a high bond point nonwoven loop material with greater than 225 bond points per square inch. A hook fastener component is mountable on the article and adapted for releasable engagement with the loop fastener component. The stretchable loop fastener component is stretchable relative to the hook fastener component when the fastener components are engaged.