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Fiber Characteristics

COTTON

Natural Fiber - cellulosic

CHARACTERISTICS:

  • Comfortable
  • Soft hand
  • Absorbent
  • Good color retention, prints well
  • Machine-washable, dry-cleanable
  • Good strength
  • Drapes well
  • Easy to handle and sew

 

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  • Apparel - Wide range of wearing apparel: blouses, shirts, dresses, childrenswear, activewear, separates, swimwear, suits, jackets, skirts, pants, sweaters, hosiery, neckwear.
  • Home Fashions - curtains, draperies, bedspreads, comforters, throws, sheets, towels, table cloths, table mats, napkins.
 

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ZYIA - Item 895 - BlackEverywhere Zipper Jogger
If you like our Everywhere pant, you'll love how we've blended their relaxed feel and dressy look with the modern cut of a jogger. The perfect ankle length and flattering fit mean they can easily be dressed up with boots and a blouse or fit right in at the gym with sneakers and a tank.

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ZYIA - Item 3511 - Men's Gray Track Sport Jogger 31
The supreme, heavy-weight fabric gives this design a substantive feel that's breathable and packs the perfect amount of stretch. Articulated detailing at the thigh, knee, and crotch deliver contemporary styling and comfort. There are front hip pockets, cord-style drawstring, and invisible ankle zips.

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