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INVISTA'S CORDURA® Brand Expands Performance Line
with New Air Flow Technology (AFT) Fabric
AFT Fabric

What Is CORDURA® AFT (Air Flow Technology) Fabric?
CORDURA® AFT (Air Flow Technology) fabric is a highly breathable collection of circular knit, flat, warp knit, and 3D/Spacer constructions with enhanced abrasion and tear strength. The CORDURA®AFT fabric collection has been expanded to include high tenacity polyester and nylon 6,6 fiber offerings in a wide array of knits and 3D/spacer fabrics.


  • High Breathability
  • Enhanced tear and abrasion resistance
  • Capable of foam, felt, or 3D mesh lamination
  • Suitable for soft inner lining applications as well as outer / shell fabrics
  • Stylish durability and excellent strength-to-weight ratio
  • Available with water repellent treatment and PU lamination technology
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CORDURA® AFT Fabric Designed for Excellent Abrasion, Tensile Strength and Snagging Performance Utilized by a variety of Markets
In collaboration with Taiwan-based Tiong Liong Corporation, INVISTA’S CORDURA® brand’s AFT fabric collection of new knit constructions features enhanced abrasion and snagging resistance, combined with an excellent strength-to-weight ratio. The latest CORDURA® AFT fabric innovations provide new styling and footwear construction options in polyester and nylon, with the addition of 3D spacer fabric technologies.

CORDURA® AFT fabrics are targeted towards outer shell athletic (hiking/trekking) footwear, safety footwear, and backpacks, as well as performance apparel such as motorcycle jackets.

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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 4504 - Men' Black Clubhouse 1/4 Zip
Regardless of activity, you'll stay warm and fashion-forward in this buttery-soft long-sleeve shirt. Layer it up, or wear it alone—it feels incredibly soft against your skin, but always looks sharp. Our unbeatable four-way stretch fabric follows your every move without clinging.

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