Khaki / Olive Green Tencel Fabric
What is Tencel?????
“TENCEL® is a brand name for a fiber which is also called lyocell, manufactured by the Lenzing AG company. Technically, a fabric must contain at least 30% of these proprietary fibers in order to use the name Tencel, but the term has become more commonly used than lyocell for similar products from all sources.
Whatever it’s called, Tencel or lyocell is a sustainable fabric, regenerated from wood cellulose. It is similar in hand to rayon and bamboo, both regenerated fabrics. However, Tencel is one of the most environmentally friendly regenerated fabrics, for several reasons. Tencel fibers are grown sustainably.” Read the rest of the article here..
Our blue tencel fabric is similar in feel and drape to a heavy viscose or silk twill and will be lovely made up into a shirt or dress etc.