In the glove industry, there is an important connection between the requirements of the fabric and the function of the glove. But in general, high-quality, high-end fabrics are mostly comfortable to wear, sweat-absorbent, breathable, drape and stiff, visually noble, and soft to the touch. Below, some brief introductions are made to the characteristics of common glove fabrics. egg
1. Cotton cloth
Cotton is a general term for all kinds of cotton textiles. It is mostly used to make warm gloves. It has the advantages of easy warmth, soft fit, moisture absorption, and good breathability. Its disadvantage is that it is easy to shrink and wrinkle.
Silk is a general term for various silk fabrics woven from silk as raw materials. Like cotton, it comes in many varieties with different personalities. It can be used to make all kinds of gloves, especially women's gloves. Its strengths are thin, fit, soft, smooth, breathable, colorful, lustrous, elegant and comfortable to wear. Its shortcomings are that it is easy to wrinkle, easy to suck, not strong enough, and fades quickly.
Linen is a kind of fabric made of various hemp plant fibers such as hemp, flax, ramie, jute, sisal, and abaca. Use it to make outdoor gloves and labor protection gloves. Its advantages are strength, moisture absorption, thermal conductivity, and good air permeability. Its disadvantage is that it is not very comfortable to wear, and the appearance is rough and blunt.
Wool, also known as wool, is a general term for fabrics woven from various types of wool and cashmere. It is usually suitable for thermal gloves, labor protection gloves. Its advantages are wrinkle-free, soft to the touch, elegant and crisp, elastic and warm. Its disadvantage is mainly that it is more difficult to wash.
Leather is a tanned animal fur fabric. It is mostly used to make leather gloves. It can be divided into two categories: one is leather, that is, leather that has been dehaired. The second is fur, which is treated leather with fur. Its advantage is that it is light and warm, elegant and luxurious. Its disadvantage is that it is expensive and requires higher storage and care.
6. Chemical fiber
Chemical fiber is the abbreviation of chemical fiber. It is a textile made of fibers using polymer compounds as raw materials. Usually it is divided into two categories: artificial fibers and synthetic fibers. Their common advantages are vibrant colors, soft textures, drape, and smooth, comfortable fit. Their disadvantages are poor resistance, heat resistance, hygroscopicity and air permeability, easy to deform when heated, and easy to generate static electricity. Although it can be used to make all kinds of gloves, the overall grade is not high, and it is difficult to be elegant.
Blending is a fabric made by mixing natural fibers and chemical fibers according to the proportions, which can be used to make various gloves. Its advantage is that it not only absorbs the advantages of cotton, hemp, silk, wool and chemical fibers, but also avoids their respective shortcomings as much as possible, and is relatively cheap in value, so it is very popular.