Cotton Touch Fabric Advantages
Compared with 100% cotton fabrics, Cotton Touch fabrics have the following advantages:-
Cotton hand feel.
Same hand feel as cotton, affectionate to the skin;
Cotton fabrics are easy to wrinkle and the wearer has to iron it before wearing it a second time. Though with the same hand feel as cotton, Cotton Touch Fabrics do not need to be ironed frequently;
Better shrinkage than cotton.
While the shrinkage of cotton fabric is normally around 5%, Cotton Touch Fabrics can keep a shrinkage of less than 2%;
Cotton Touch Fabrics can achieve of an anti-pilling value of Grade 4 or better;
Stronger than cotton.
The reason that cotton fabrics are not used in sportswear is it is not strong enough. With better strength, Cotton Touch Fabrics are suitable for sportswear.
Soft but wicking.
Though cotton fabric absorbs moisture, but is not wicking and quick dry. Cotton Touch Fabrics are wicking and quick dry.
Carrier-free dyeing with disperse dyes under normal pressure is used to dye Cotton Touch Fabrics. With dye-uptake of 90% and with color fastness of Grade 4, less pollution and better energy saving will be achieved with Cotton Touch Fabrics.