The 2021 collection of knit and woven developments include an exciting array of fabrics with a focus on sustainable processes, performance features, and innovative ideas.
Minimally processed fabrics highlight reduced usage of water, chemicals, and energy by substituting bio derived detergents in place of conventional ones. Visual and physical textures are achieved with novelty yarns composed of virgin cotton, recycled cotton and recycled polyester. Sweater fabrics knit with cationic yarns allow for a more efficient dyeing processes that utilize less water, energy and chemicals. Synthetic fleece alternatives feature unique cotton rich textural ideas while reducing polyester content. Performance features such as breathability, durability, abrasion resistance, cooling, and water resistance are achieved through thoughtful construction, unique blends and performance finishes. Also highlighted are 100% cotton woven constructions with comfort stretch via NATURAL STRETCH™ technology. Innovative fabric and garment effects integrate novelty yarns, stitch effects, embroidery, laser etching, printing and dyeing techniques.
For more information on these fabrics and how Cotton Incorporated can assist you in your fabric needs, please contact your Cotton Incorporated representative.