What Is Ramie Fabric Made of?

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Ramie fabric is made of a blend of fibres such as cotton and hemp to produce fabrics with different characteristics. It is an eco-friendly alternative to using synthetic fibres or non-organic fibres.
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Ramie is Linen, the fabric is made from fibers of the flax plant's stem, like
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I believe it is because ramie is a brittle fiber. Also it depends on whether it is wet spun or dry spun. Wet spun being "softer"
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Velour is knitted and tends to have a significant ability to be stretched. Additionally, velour has a feel similar to velvet, which makes it popular for many of the same applications
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It's an acient fabric that has recently regained popularity in apparel. It has properties and appearance similar to linen so it's popular for hot weather fashions. Unfortunately it
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Ramie Fabric is an important fiber from the ramie plant also known as rhea or china grass. Ramie resembles flax but it is coarser. The cost of production in making the yarn is high.
Ramie fabric is a fabric made out of the China Grass. This fibre is very durable, pure white in colour and has a silky lustre. Research shows that it has a tensile strength that is eight times that of cotton and silk. It is one of the oldest textile fabrics and was used by Egyptians as mummy cloths.
Ramie fabric is made from the Ramie plant. The Ramie plant is found in parts of Eastern Asia. The bark of the Ramie plant, is what is used to create Ramie fabric.
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