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Wearing 100% cotton shorts in summer

The world uses cotton more than any other fiber and it’s primarily grown and used in textile, foods, plastics and in paper industries. Cotton, being a natural product has several benefits, like its ability to manage perspiration, insulate, offer comfort while wearingand most notably because it is hypoallergenic, weatherproof and a sturdy material. It’s doesn’t […]

Is cotton the best fabric?

When I was a kid , there was a very tall cotton tree in one of my neighbors backyard with  fruits which looked like long mangoes. I was very fascinated with the fruits and thought that must give a lot of cotton. When the fruits ripen, they open up and a  silky white fur  is […]

Reasons why you should wear cotton in summer

What happens exactly Sweating is our body’s natural way to cool down. During summer our bodies tend toperspire more in order to beat the heat. In this scenario, cotton is a fabric that comes to our rescue. According to the Cotton Council International, cotton is a naturally grown fabric and is known for its numerous […]

Cotton Clothes That Offer Protection Are Better In Summer

While it is important to look your stylish best in the heat – protection from the sun’s harmful UV (ultraviolet) rays should be a priority. Clothing is the most basic form of protection against the sun. The more skin covered – the better. Long pants cover better than shorts. Long sleeved shirts are better than […]

Choose Lightweight Clothing And Fabrics To Stay Cool In The Heat

As a general rule – the best fabrics for tropical climates are lightweight and made from natural materials such as cotton or linen. Feel the weight of the cloth – is should feel light. Hold it up to light – if you can see through it a bit – that’s a good sign. Natural, light fabrics […]

5 Advantages Of Cotton

1.Hypoallergenic and dust mite resistant. Being hypoallergenic and dust mite resistant is one of the great advantages of cotton. This is why cotton is the best choice for people with allergies or asthma.  Hypoallergenic people who are prone to skin irritation love wearing cotton in general.   2.Environmentally friendly. People who are concerned about the […]

USES OF COTTON

Cotton is known for its versatility, performance and natural comfort. It’s used to make all kinds of clothes and homewares as well as for industrial purposes like tarpaulins, tents, hotel sheets and army uniforms. Cotton fibre can be woven or knitted into fabrics such as velvet, corduroy, chambray, velour, jersey and flannel.  In addition to […]

Advantages of Cotton Insulation

It’s not a perfect solution. There are only two disadvantages but they are somewhat minor. One shortcoming to using cotton batting is that it takes a long time to dry if it gets wet. The other is that you’ve got to know what you’re doing when you cut it to fit. If you don’t have […]

Are Cotton Balls Good Insulators?

A thermal insulator is a material that does not conduct heat well. By minimizing heat energy transfer from one material to another, insulation prevents heat from escaping or entering an enclosed area. Cotton balls are good thermal insulators. Principles Heat moves through some materials better than others. Dense materials are good conductors because they consist […]

Organic Cotton

Think of a fiber that is non-allergenic, comforting, 100% plant-derived, soothing, has high absorbent properties, is a non-irritant, and has wide medical and industrial uses. Apart from being the top natural fiber in terms of its uses in cloth manufacturing. I am sure that the only name that will come to your mind is “cotton”. […]