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July 24, 2017


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Fabric University | Fabric Seminar | Fiber Characteristics | Mohair
Fiber Characteristics

MOHAIR (also know as Angora)

Natural Fiber - made from the hair of Angora goats

CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Long, lustrous, strong fiber
  • Luxurious
  • Soft hand
  • Most resilient natural textile fiber
  • Lightweight, warms, good insulator
  • Dyes well, brilliant colors
  • Non-crush, non-mat and non-pill qualities.
  • Resists fading

 

MAJOR END USES:

  • Apparel - coats, suits, dresses, sweaters, accessories, loungewear, socks.
  • Home Fashions - blankets, throws, upholstery, draperies, carpets, rugs.
 

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TOPO X SALOMON SHOES
Topo Designs and Salomon got together to create these fashionably functional shoes that are "Dedicated to authentic mountain heritage and functional design". Made with CORDURA® Classic fabric these shoes are built to last and look great while doing so!
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MANHATTAN PORTAGE PRALL BACKPACK
Made out of lightweight and durable CORDURA® Lite fabric, this unique bag can be worn over the shoulder that includes a strap clasp to eliminate extra straps from hanging. It also features reflective tape that will definitely make you stand out in a crowd. Unique one strap backpack design featuring both drawstring and buckle closure 3M™ reflective strip for extra visibility.
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