- Oct 09, 2018 -
Cotton + polyester, refers to the collective name of blended fabric of polyester and cotton. There are generally two methods of blending and interlacing. The advantage is that the wrinkle resistance is good and the deformation is not easy; the disadvantage is that it is easy to fluff, plus two dyeing, the fabric feels hard. The hand feels soft and thick, the washing is not easy to deform, but the clothing comfort is slightly worse than pure cotton. 65% cotton POLO shirt fabric is OK, and 35% cotton is worse, it is very uncomfortable to wear, and it is easy to pilling.
This is a relatively common POLO shirt fabric, cost-effective, although unlike other high-grade POLO shirt fabrics, after special processing, but 100% pure cotton, still maintains the superior natural characteristics of cotton, good skin-friendly Good breathability and good moisture absorption. If you don't have a lot of budget and you want to wear it comfortably, this is a good choice. Of course, some 100% cotton treated by special processes such as hair removal and softening are also high-grade fabrics.
Cotton + Lycra (high quality spandex), also known as Lycra cotton
With drapability and crease recovery, this is an elastic cotton fabric that is finished with a spandex in the weaving process. Feel good, more close-fitting, highlighting the body, flexible, especially suitable for close-fitting clothing. In the past two years, it has been used on men's POLO shirts. Generally, when making a POLO shirt fabric, the spandex fabric can only be used as a light alkali low temperature mercerizing treatment. This kind of fabric is more suitable for a close-fitting fashion style POLO shirt, the bone feeling will be worse. In particular, this fabric should be treated with anti-shrinkage.