Elins Shirt born in Italy, the result of experience and solid roots in traditional tailoring and lots of love for the elegance and beauty. The Italian style you identify from a distance, a refined man is recognized even by wearing what, from the details, the great fit and flawless. the models, tailored cut, the details and the choice of fabrics are essential to achieve this result. The company Elins has studied, reworked and refined its models over the years. The Elins for the choice of fabrics prefer only the top ones, Italian, of the best companies. Refined fabrics and beautiful to touch and wear, for a demanding man who always prefers the best.
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THE WAY OF COTTON
Cotton is a natural fiber obtained from the cotton plant, a shrub with lobed leaves, flowers large white, yellow or red. The cotton fiber is a wonderful, natural, environmentally friendly, resistant, it is formed with six different species of plants Gossypium to which is given the name "cotton" and are: arboreum, barbadense, herbaceum, hirsutum, sturtianum, thurberi, tomentosum, the 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 the vegetable fiber, to skeins which is then used for the weaving.
The cultivation of cotton began around 600 in Asia. The Egyptian people already knew the cotton plant, but it was used only as an ornamental. The first people to use the cotton as a fabric, it was the people of India, then followed by Malay and Persian.
The Greeks and Romans bought these fabrics, and ignored the possibility to manufacture it themselves, Alexandria became the most important center for trade and the spread of cotton. In America the Spanish conquistadors were able to create great cultivations of cotton, in fact, they had at their disposal immense spaces and the humid climate perfect for growing cotton, but actually were the British and French to develop production from 1600.
In Italy, especially in Sicily the cultivation of cotton was introduced by the Arabs in the IX century, spreading under the Norman and Swabian,
The cotton fabric has excellent features for compatibility with the skin, disperses the heat easily and is very hygienic, so it is important the 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 the threads of cotton
Popeline: The name of this fabric comes from papalina, with reference to the papal city of Avignon, where it originated its manufacture. It is a compact and smooth fabric and between the lightest and fresh, characterized by a warp thinner than the weft. The weft yarns give character to the fabric.The compact but thin fabric ensures the shirt great softness and comfort, which makes it suitable for formal occasions. It 'a fabric suitable for winter and for the transitional period. Poplin stretch is a stretch poplin for shirts adherents.
Oxford: The name of this fabric is derived from that of the city Oxford English, it's characterized by a warp yarn thinner than that of the weft which provides for a weft yarn every two warp yarns, it is often realized by the intertwining of colored wires and white threads, it's a soft fabric and very durable.Oxford fabrics offer many combinations, but are less elegant and formal of batiste or of poplin, it's very used to make shirts with button-down collar, this type of shirts used for leisure and for the office. The Royal Oxford Oxford shaved is also called a fabric finer than the normal oxford and is formed from thinner wires, and therefore is more silky to the touch.
The piquè : it's a cotton fabric with small patterns in relief, diamonds, squares, dots, generally white. Fabric composed requires for the armature of 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 the year and its processing "wire to wire" allows to obtain many different colors. the optical effect of a microscopic thousand vertical lines or a grid.
leno heald the fabric: it is characterized by the plot that alternates with white threads colored threads. it is a very lightweight and breathable the 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 the fabric keeps well the 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 the creation of summer shirts with plaid designs.
Chevron: it is presented in appearance as a twill Texturing with herringbone.
Canvas : it is the fabric for every season of the year, using different varieties of plain weave. it looks the same on the right and on the reverse side and is very durable.
Jacquard: The fabric that revolutionized the textile industry in the XIX centuryby solving the need for speeding up the 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 the 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 and polyester in order to get intermediate products with particular characteristics such as gloss, specific weight, freshness, etc..
Egyptians, Babylonians and 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 the weight without your body will warn moisture, so it's very good contact with the skin and very hot climates. The 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 the manufacturing cost significantly lower, and also for easier maintenance.