About Bamboo


Bamboo Clothing has many special qualities providing versatile style and comfort for any season.

Bamboo garments are incredibly soft they have a fantastic silky feel on the skin, they have crease resistant qualities and all clothing made from bamboo is strong and durable.

A cross section of the Bamboo cellulose fibre is filled with thousands of micro-openings (tiny holes) each of which acts as an insulator offering excellent moisture absorption and increased ventilation.

This makes Bamboo garments highly absorbent and breathable keeping you cool in the summer. In colder conditions in provides insulation due to its microstructure giving good insulating warmth in the winter.

Bamboo is naturally anti-fungal and anti-bacterial making it a great choice to wear for all occasions keeping you fresher and odour free for longer, and most importantly doesnt harbour bacteria

The fibres of Bamboo are smooth and round, theyre non-abrasive and therefore soft and comfortable to wear making them ideal for people with sensitive skin.
Socks made from Bamboo can help stop foot odour and prevent athletes foot.

Bamboo fabric is naturally resistant to harmful UV rays. Is great to take on holiday as it needs minimal ironing, just hang.

All Bamboo garments are pre-washed so they will not shrink.
Washing is recommended at 30 degrees. You can spin the garments but we dont recommend using a dryer. Iron with a cool setting if neccesary.

BAMBOO FACTS
Bamboo Fibre is 100% biodegradable

Bamboo is the fastest growing plant known to man and therefore highly renewable. It has an incredible ability to absorb water and takes just 3 months to grow to its maximum height. It spreads rapidly, covering areas in a short space of time.

Because of Bamboos rapid growth and ability to spread, not only does bamboo provide the basis for a number of environmentally friendly products, it also improves soil quality in areas that have been overfarmed or suffered erosion.
Because Bamboo is naturally abundant, fertilisers, pesticides or fungicides arent needed, This means Bamboo is an Organic crop good for the farmers and good for the planet.
The yield you get from 1 acre of Bamboo is 10 times greater than the yield you get from cotton and water requirement for Bamboo is mainly from what falls, whereas cotton requires vast amounts of valuable water.

Bamboo is a grass, the leaves and inner pith can be easily pulped and processed into a bamboo fibre through a process of crushing and mixing with caustic soda, a low impact chemical.

Its crushed and mixed into a fine pulp easily spun into bamboo fibre thats no thicker than the average human hair, with a round smooth surface thats perfect for spinning into bamboo yarn.
The bamboo yarn is availabe in a variety of thicknesses.

The result. A product softer than cotton and as soft as cashmere, is highly durable, has high vapour transmission properties, has thermal qualities,is anti bacterial, has superb drapery and can easily be dyed.

Bamboo better for you and the environment