Invista’s Cordura brand has launched a new Cordura Combat Wool fabric made in collaboration with Marlane, a division of Biella Manifatture Tessili S.R.L, a leading producer of fabrics for elegant and high-end casual wear of Mongrando BI, Italy. Marlane combines traditional wool with innovative research and technology to offer leisure-chic fabrics for the workplace. Officina Endurance that will come into the market at the end of this year is a range of performance wool fabrics for menswear, crafted to merge fashion and function in the contemporary suiting market.
Cordura combat wool fabrics are designed not only to look fashionable, but also to function comfortably making them an ideal choice for the stylish professional on-the-go. The new fabric is Marlane’s prestigious addition to its family of Cordura brand authorized mills.
Cordura combat wool woven fabric, a durable wool blend technology, aims to offer enhanced abrasion resistance and longevity. From the commute to the boardroom, the Officina Endurance collection is the epitome of fashion meets function for the modern male, according to the manufacturer.
With leading brands including Lycra, Coolmax, Cordura, Stainmaster and Antron, Invista is one of the largest integrated makers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibres. The company’s Cordura fabric, known for its resistance to abrasions, tears and scuffs, is a primary ingredient in many high-performance gear and apparel products ranging from luggage, upholstery and backpacks to footwear, military equipment, tactical wear, work wear and performance apparel.