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Tweed: Origin, Production, Uses, Importers/Exporters, Environmental Impact
Tweed: Origin, Production, Uses, Importers/Exporters, Environmental Impact
Fabric nameTweedFabric known asClò-Mór, Big clothHeat retention abilityHighMajor exportersAustralia and EnglandCommonly used inJackets, pants, hats, trench coats, blazers, other outerwear, winter clothing, suit jackets and military uniforms. ORIGIN Tweed is a fabric made from wool which has a rough texture but high heat retention abilities.  The origin of tweed is said to have taken place in…
Jersey - Origins, production, uses, types, environment impact
Jersey – Origins, production, uses, types, environment impact
ORIGIN OF JERSEY FABRIC Jersey is a weft-knit cloth can also be plain knit or single knit. Previously jersey fabric was made with wool, but nowadays cotton and synthetic jersey garments are gaining popularity. Jersey does not let light pass through and is extremely absorbefacient, and breathable despite its close-knit structure. The jersey fabric was…
Lycra: Origin, production, types, uses, major exporter, and environmental effects
Lycra: Origin, production, types, uses, major exporter, and environmental effects
FabricLycraTypesLycra, Spandex and ElastaneMajor Producers/ExportersChina, India, United States, Pakistan and Brazil.Used ForUnderwear, socks, bras, sports bras, bike shorts, yoga pants, hiking apparel, motion capture suitsThread Count-BreathabilityHigh Lycra is a synthetic fiber which is elastic in nature. It is also known as spandex or elastane. Composed of Polyether-polyurea copolymer, it can stretch up to 5-8 times their…
Lyocell: Origin, production, types, importers and exporters, uses, and environmental impact
Lyocell: Origin, production, types, importers and exporters, uses, and environmental impact
Fabric nameLyocellAlso known asTencelBreathabilityHighMoisture wicking abilityHighMajor producers and exportersChina and Europe (Austria)Used forDenim, dress shirts, underwear, towels, conveyor belts, medical dressings, specialty paper Origin Lyocell is a type of rayon which is a semi synthetic derivative of cellulose. An American company named 'Enka' first manufactured it in the 1970s but couldn't bring it to the market.…
Sateen Fabric: Origin, Weaves, Types, Application, Exporters, and Sustainability
Sateen Fabric: Origin, Weaves, Types, Application, Exporters, and Sustainability
FabricSatinTypesAntique satin, Baronet satin, Charmeuse satin, Crepe back satin, Duchess satin, Messaline satinMajor ExporterChinaUsed ForPillowcases, sheets, dresses, pants, lingerie, slips, tank tops, evening wear, robes, handkerchiefs, tiesThread CountWeaved using four or more weft threads going over one warp thread, or vice versaBreathabilityHigh One of the fundamental types of textile weaves along with plain weave and twill…
Chiffon Fabric: Types, Uses, Major Producers, and More
Chiffon Fabric: Types, Uses, Major Producers, and More
FabricChiffonTypesSilk crepe chiffon, Silk satin chiffon, Pearl chiffon, Jacquard chiffon and Chameleon chiffonMajor ExporterChinaUsed ForEvening wear, nightgowns, blouses, scarves, lingerie, ribbons, wedding dressesThread CountWeaved out of highly twisted filament yarns BreathabilityHigh Chiffon is a lightweight plain woven sheer fabric like gossamer. The fabric is created out of highly twisted filament yarns with an exceptional finesse. This twisted…
Viscose – origin, types, care tips, major importers and exporters, uses, environmental impact
Viscose – origin, types, care tips, major importers and exporters, uses, environmental impact
Fabric nameVISCOSEFabric also calledRAYONBreathabilityHIGHMoisture wicking abilityHIGHMajor Producers and ExportersChina, India, Pakistan, EuropeUsesClothing, household items, industrial belts, silk alternatives ORIGIN  Viscose also known as rayon is a fabric made up of wood cellulose and synthetic substances. The name of this substance comes from the process that's used to make it: at one stage, rayon is a viscous,…
5 Things you need to know about Spandex
5 Things you need to know about Spandex
Fabric nameSpandexFabric also known asLycra, ElastaneStretchabilityVery highMajor producersChina, India, USAUsed forAthletic wear, underwear, socks, bras, bike shorts, yoga pants, hiking apparel, motion capture suits 1. History of spandex Spandex, also called Lycra, was first produced in a laboratory by Joseph Shivers in 1958. Unlike other traditional fibers, spandex has been around for less than seven decades…
Corduroy: Types, Production Method, Major Exporters/Importers, Uses and Environmental impact
Corduroy: Types, Production Method, Major Exporters/Importers, Uses and Environmental impact
Fabric nameCorduroyFabric known asManchester cloth, Corded velveteen, Elephant cordBreathabilityMediumStretchabilityLowMajor producersChina and IndiaMajor importersUSA, EuropeCommonly used inPants, overalls, jackets, uniforms, shirts, dresses, pillows, upholstery Origin Corduroy alias Manchester cloth, corded velveteen, or elephant cordis a long-lasting fabric, notable for its incomparable ridged design. Textile manufacturers in England developed modern corduroy in the 18th century. Some annotations suggest…
Velvet: Origin, Uses, Types, Major Producers, Environmental Impact, Care Tips, and More!
Velvet: Origin, Uses, Types, Major Producers, Environmental Impact, Care Tips, and More!
FabricVelvetTypesChiffon, Crushed, Hammered, Embossed and LyonMajor Producer/ExporterChina, India, ItalyUsed ForUpholstery, wall hangings, dresses, eveningwear, formal robes, dresses, bedding, hats, shoes and bagsDurabilityHighBreathabilityHigh Velvet or Velveteen is a unique fabric known for its softness and shimmer. Its distinctive softness comes from its unusual arrangement of the fibers. It is a type of woven tufted fabric in which…
Polyester: Origin, Composition, Uses, Major Exporters, and Sustainability
Polyester: Origin, Composition, Uses, Major Exporters, and Sustainability
FabricPolyesterTypesEthylene Polyester, Plant-Based Polyester, and PCDT PolyesterMajor ProducerChina, Japan, Taiwan, Korea and IndiaUsed ForShirts, Pants, Dresses, Jackets, Blankets, Hats, Hoodies, Sheets and Upholstery Thread Count200-1000BreathabilityHigh The apparel industry has evolved through ages in response to various requirements of people. The 21st Century has experienced a remarkable increase in demand with fast fashion becoming the norm of the…
Cotton – Types of Cotton, Production Process, Major Producers, Uses, and Sustainability
Cotton – Types of Cotton, Production Process, Major Producers, Uses, and Sustainability
FabricCottonTypesEgyptian cotton, Asian cotton, Central American cotton, and South American cotton.Major ProducerIndia (Maharashtra and Gujarat)Used ForShirts, tshirts, dresses, ethnicwear, loungewear, nightwear, lingerie, trousers, sarees, shorts, bedsheet, pillow covers, curtains, and moreThread CountMaximum 1600BreathabilityHigh Until the 19th century, India was the global leader in cotton production and it was only after the British moved towards American cotton…
Organic fabric dyes: Safe eco-friendly alternatives for synthetic dyes
Organic fabric dyes: Safe eco-friendly alternatives for synthetic dyes
Throughout history, people have dyed their textiles using naturally available dyes that induce vibrant long-lasting colors to fabrics. Three main sources of such natural and organic dyes are plants, invertebrates, and minerals. One of the chief allegations against the apparel industry today is related to pollution and chemical dyes are a primary contributor to the…

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