Cotton: excellent: good comfort, soft hand feeling, strong sweat absorption
Deficiency: poor durability, poor elasticity, fading and shrinkage, easy to wrinkle
Hep: Excellent: good comfort, good breathability, affordable price
Deficiency: itching of the skin, poor elasticity, fading
Hair: excellent: good comfort, not easy to fold, good elasticity
Deficiency: itchy skin, easy to mold and moth
Polyester: good elasticity, high strength, smooth surface
Silk: Excellent: good comfort, good elasticity
Deficiency: strong wrinkle, easy to moth, will shrink
Rayon: metallic luster, rough feel
Silk: lustrous and quiet, bright and not dazzling, soft feeling, elastic, not easy to wrinkle
Knowledge of commonly used clothing fabrics
In the world of clothing, the fabrics of clothing are diverse and changing with each passing day. However, on the whole, high-quality, high-grade fabrics mostly have the characteristics of comfortable wear, sweat absorption and breathability, drape structure, visual nobility, and soft touch.
To make clothing worn in formal social occasions, it is advisable to choose pure cotton, pure wool, pure silk, pure linen products. Most of the clothing made with these four pure natural texture fabrics is of high grade. Sometimes, wearing clothing made of pure leather is also allowed.
Below, some brief introductions to the characteristics of common clothing fabrics.
Cotton cloth is a general term for all kinds of cotton textiles. It is mostly used to make fashion, casual wear, lingerie and shirts. Its advantages are easy warmth, soft fit, moisture absorption, and excellent breathability. Its disadvantages are that it is easy to shrink, wrinkle, not very structured and beautiful in appearance, and must be ironed often when wearing.
Hemp cloth is a kind of cloth made from hemp, flax, ramie, jute, sisal, abaca and other hemp plant fibers. It is generally used to make casual wear, work wear, and is currently mostly used to make ordinary summer clothes. Its advantages are extremely high strength, moisture absorption, heat conductivity and excellent air permeability. Its disadvantage is that it is not very comfortable to wear, and its appearance is rough and stiff.
Silk is a collective term for various silk fabrics spun from silk. Like cotton, it has many varieties and different personalities. It can be used to make a variety of clothing, especially for women’s clothing. Its strengths are lightness, fit, softness, smoothness, breathability, brilliant colors, luster, nobility and elegance, and comfortable to wear. Its disadvantage is that it is easy to wrinkle, easy to absorb, not strong enough, and fades quickly.
Wool, also known as wool, is a general term for fabrics woven with various types of wool and cashmere. It is usually used to make formal and high-end clothing such as dresses, suits, and coats. Its advantages are wrinkle and wear resistance, soft feeling, elegant and structured, elastic and warm. Its disadvantages are mainly that it is more difficult to wash and is not suitable for making summer clothes.
Leather, which is an animal fur fabric that has been tanned. It is mostly used to make fashion and winter clothing. It can be divided into two categories: one is leather, that is, leather that has been depilated. The second is fur, that is, treated leather with belt hair. Its advantages are light and warm, graceful and luxurious. Its disadvantage is that it is expensive, storage and care requirements are high, so it should not be popularized.
6. Chemical fiber
Chemical fiber is the abbreviation of chemical fiber. It is a textile textile made of fibers made of polymer compounds as raw materials. Usually it is divided into two categories: artificial fibers and synthetic fibers. Their common advantages are bright colors, soft texture, dangling structure, smooth and comfortable. Their disadvantages are wear resistance, heat resistance, moisture absorption, poor air permeability, easy to deform when heated, and easy to generate static electricity. Although it can be used to make all kinds of clothing, the overall grade is not high, and it is difficult to reach the hall of elegance.
Blending is a fabric made of natural fibers and chemical fibers mixed in a certain proportion, which can be used to make various clothing. Its advantage is that it not only absorbs the respective advantages of cotton, linen, silk, wool and chemical fiber, but also avoids their respective shortcomings as much as possible, and is relatively low in value, so it is very popular.