The variety of ramie fabric is much less than that of cotton cloth and woolen cloth. However, due to its unique rough style, cool and moisture permeability, and the return to the natural tide in recent years, its varieties are becoming increasingly rich. There are 7 types of linen fabric for clothing.
Linen Fabric Types:
Types of Linen Fabric: Pure Linen Fabric
Types of Linen Fabric: ramie fabric
Ramie fabric is made of ramie fiber, which can be divided into manual and woven fabrics. Handmade ramie cloth is commonly known as summer cloth. Because of its uneven quality, it is often used as a mosquito net, linen lining and interlining material. The quality and appearance of woven ramie cloth are better than that of hand-made summer cloth. The surface of woven ramie cloth is compact, flat, even and smooth. It can be made into various clothes after bleaching or dyeing. Ramie clothing is even cooler than bulk fitness apparel, breathable, and sweating, which is an ideal summer fabric.
Types of Linen Fabric: Flax fabric
Flax fabric is made of flax fiber, which is divided into primary color and bleaching. The primary color linen has the natural color of flax fiber without bleaching and dyeing. After bleaching and mercerizing, the bleached linen is softer, smoother, whiter and more elastic than the primary color cloth. Linen has become the fabric of all kinds of summer clothing, such as coats, shirts, curtains, sofa cloth, etc.
Types of Linen Fabric: Other linen fabrics
In addition to ramie and linen, there are many other hemp fiber fabrics, such as jute, sisal, and banana. These fabrics are rarely used in clothing but are mostly used in packaging bags and fishing boat ropes. In addition, as a kind of health care clothing, Apocynum clothes, which is very popular in recent years, is also increasingly recognized and accepted by people.
Types of Linen Fabric: Ramie Blended and Interwoven Fabric
Ramie and flax fiber can be blended or interwoven with other fibers, most of which are blended or interwoven with a low proportion of ramie fiber, chemical fiber and natural fiber. The purpose is to combine the advantages of various fibers and make up for their shortcomings, so as to make the fabric performance better and reduce the cost and price, which is welcomed by consumers.
Types of Linen Fabric: Ramie cotton blended fabric
Ramie cotton blended fabric is usually blended with 55% linen and 45% cotton or 50% linen and cotton. On the appearance, it maintains the unique rough and straight style of linen fabric and has the soft characteristics of cotton fabric, which improves the shortcomings of linen fabric that is not fine and clean and easy to fuzz. Cotton ramie interwoven fabric is mainly made of cotton warp and hemp weft. The texture is firm and smooth, and the handle is softer than pure linen. Ramie cotton blended fabric is mostly lightweight and suitable for summer wear.
Types of Linen Fabric: wool ramie blended fabric
Various kinds of fabrics, including wool and linen herringbone and various kinds of wool and flax twist, are woven with different proportions of wool and hemp blended yarn. Wool ramie blended fabric has the characteristics of smooth, crisp, and good elasticity. It is suitable for the production of young men’s and women’s clothing, suits, skirts, horse clips, etc.
Types of Linen Fabric: silk hemp blended fabric
Silk hemp blended fabric is a new product developed by the sand washing process in recent years. It has the excellent characteristics of silk fabric and hemp fabric, and overcomes the weakness of silk sand washing fabric strength decline, and produces a cool and elastic handle. This fabric is suitable for summer clothing.
Types of Linen Fabric: hemp and chemical fiber blended fabric
It includes fabrics blended with hemp and one kind of chemical fiber, and fabric blended with two or more kinds of chemical fibers, such as “three in one” fabric of polyester, ramie and viscose hemp.
Types of Linen Fabric: Polyester linen fabric
It refers to the fabric made of polyester and hemp fiber blended yarn or one of the warp and weft yarns using polyester and hemp blended yarn. It includes polyester and linen tweed, polyester hemp colored woven fabric, hemp polyester canvas fabric, polyester hemp fine spinning, polyester hemp Golf tweed, etc. Polyester hemp cloth has the properties of both polyester and hemp fiber. It is crisp, breathable, and has a strong sense of wool. It is suitable for making suits, fashions, skirts, jackets, etc.
Types of Linen Fabric: “Three in one” blend fabric
It refers to the fabrics blended with two kinds of fibers, such as polyester, wool, cotton, and nitrile. This kind of fabric not only has the cool, comfortable, crisp and breathable characteristics of hemp fabric but also has the excellent characteristics of the other two kinds of fibers. For example, polyester wool and hemp have the characteristics of hemp style, good elasticity, not easy to wrinkle, easy to wash, and easy to iron, which can meet the needs of various uses. It is often suitable for making various kinds of fashion, coats, skirts and trousers for men and women.