Elins Shirt born in Italy, result of experience solid roots in traditional tailoring and lots of love for elegance / beauty. Italian style you identify from a distance, a refined man is recognized even by wearing what, from details, great fit / flawless. models, tailored cut, details and choice of fabrics are essential to achieve this result. company Elins has studied, reworked refined its models over years. Elins for choice of fabrics prefer only top ones, Italian, of best companies. Refined fabrics / beautiful to touch and wear, for a demanding man who always prefers best.
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THE WAY OF COTTON
Cotton is a natural fiber obtained from cotton plant, a shrub with lobed leaves, flowers large white, yellow or red. cotton fiber is a wonderful, natural, environmentally friendly, resistant, it is formed with six different species of plants Gossypium to which is given name "cotton" are: arboreum, barbadense, herbaceum, hirsutum, sturtianum, thurberi, tomentosum, the most valuable qualities are long fiber, white, with sheen similar to silk.
The fruit is a capsule with an oval shape that opens in valves 3-5, it contains various seeds covered with animal hair monocellular formed by cellulose of white or yellow color that constitutes textile fluff from which we get vegetable fiber, to skeins which is then used for weaving.
The cultivation of cotton began around 600 in Asia. Egyptian people already knew cotton plant, but it was used only as an ornamental. first people to use cotton as a fabric, it was people of India, then followed by Malay / Persian.
The Greeks - Romans bought these fabrics, ignored possibility to manufacture it themselves, Alexandria became most important center for trade spread of cotton. In America Spanish conquistadors were able to create great cultivations of cotton, in fact, they had at their disposal immense spaces humid climate perfect for growing cotton, but actually were British / French to develop production from 1600.
In Italy, especially in Sicily cultivation of cotton was introduced by Arabs in IX century, spreading under Norman - Swabian,
The cotton fabric has excellent features for compatibility with skin, disperses heat easily is very hygienic, so it is important fiber processors without affecting its characteristics.
The COTTON SHIRTS FOR MEN
The shirts are made of more valuable generally twisted cotton fabric, a special processing in which threads cotton
Popeline: name of this fabric comes from papalina, with reference to papal city of Avignon, where it originated its manufacture. It is a compact and smooth fabric and between lightest and fresh, characterized by a warp thinner than weft. weft yarns give character to fabric.The compact but thin fabric ensures shirt great softness / comfort, which makes it suitable for formal occasions. It 'a fabric suitable for winter and for transitional period. Poplin stretch is a stretch poplin for shirts adherents.
Oxford: name of this fabric is derived from that city Oxford English, it's characterized by a warp yarn thinner than that weft which provides for a weft yarn every two warp yarns, it is often realized by intertwining colored wires and white threads, it's a soft fabric very durable.Oxford fabrics offer many combinations, but are less elegant and formal batiste or poplin, it's very used to make shirts with button-down collar, this type of shirts used for leisure and for office. Royal Oxford Oxford shaved is also called a fabric finer than normal oxford and is formed from thinner wires, and therefore is more silky to touch.
The piquè : it's a cotton fabric with small patterns in relief, diamonds, squares, dots, generally white. Fabric composed requires for armature two warps and two wefts for weaving. It 'very suitable in summer.
Fil-a-Fil: it's a lightweight fabric, good for all seasons suitable for sports shirts and formal shirts; it is a good fabric for every season of year and its processing "wire to wire" allows to obtain many different colors. optical effect a microscopic thous vertical lines or a grid.
leno heald fabric: it is characterized by plot that alternates with white threads colored threads. it is a very lightweight and breathable fabric, particularly suitable for summer shirts
Twill: it is a fabric suitable for all seasons, characterized by a slight diagonal texture that can be more or less evident. A distinction can be still as Twill woven which has a characteristic diagonal weave similar to that of cotton trousers which presents a reflection opalescent which gives a tone interesting to shirts solid color, twill and herringbone. Twill shirts are suitable for all seasons and for every occasion, besides fabric keeps well crease.
Zephir: it is formed by a support in canvas with wires and warp equal, it is lightweight and breathable, like a breath, and is particularly suited to creation of summer shirts with plaid designs.
Chevron: it is presented in appearance as a twill Texturing with herringbone.
Canvas : it is fabric for every season of year, using different varieties of plain weave. it looks same on right on reverse side and is very durable.
Jacquard: fabric that revolutionized textile industry in XIX centuryby solving need for speeding up production of fabrics figurative very elaborate. Are defined jacquard fabrics even those with complex designs such as damasks, brocades, gobelin.
Pin-Point: is a fabric that derives from Oxford and presents a texture that seems made up of endless pinholes, it is a mix of poplin and Oxford. And it 'suitable for casual and sports shirts.
The flax fibers are mixed frequently with cotton, wool, silk, viscose / polyester in order to get intermediate products with particular characteristics such as gloss, specific weight, freshness, etc..
Egyptians, Babylonians / Phoenicians cultivated linen already 6,000 years ago and his fame was not affected by this "innovation". Indeed even today every fashion designer, decorator each and every designer keeps in close consideration this material without forgetting to add it in each collection.
Linen for its particular molecular structure absorbs up to 20% of weight without your body will warn moisture, so it's very good contact with skin and very hot climates. linen is more difficult to spin cotton, however, it is more durable, more shiny, causes no allergy, and is more expensive cotton that has passed exclusively for manufacturing cost significantly lower, also for easier maintenance.