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December 17, 2017


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Fabric University | Fabric Seminar | Fiber Characteristics | Wool
Fiber Characteristics

WOOL

Natural Fiber - made from the fleece of sheep

CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Comfortable
  • Luxurious, soft hand
  • Versatile
  • Lightweight
  • Good insulator
  • Washable
  • Wrinkle-resistant
  • Absorbent
  • Easy to dye

 

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  • Apparel - sweaters, dresses, coats, suits, jackets, pants, skirts, childrenswear, loungewear, blouses, shirts, hosiery, scarves.
  • Home Fashions - carpets, draperies, upholstery, blankets.

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DRAPER BODY THERAPY® SLEEP LINERS
This Body Therapy® Sleep Liner offers therapeutic benefits while you sleep. The Sleep Liner allows you to use your already comfortable mattress, while helping to relieve soreness/tension throughout the body. The Draper Body Therapy Sleep Liner contains 85 % Celliant® (Polyester)/15% Recycled PET (Polyester). Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber, containing a proprietary blend of minerals extruded into a polyester fiber.
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ICEBREAKER IKA VEST
Designed to offer durable weather resistance and added core warmth whether you're out on the river or hiking in the mountains, the Ika Vest combines CORDURA® softshell fabric with a brushed merino-blend lining. Used as an outer layer on milder days, the Ika protects against wind and light precip while breathing efficiently and stretching to move with you. Thanks to its brushed interior, the vest also functions as an insulating midlayer on colder days. Two hand pockets and a chest pocket secure your small essential items.
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