In this section of the website we have put our cotton drill/ twill, chino and trousering fabrics. Traditional fabrics good for menswear.
Cotton drillis a strong cotton fabric woven in a twill weave to create a strong diagonal pattern in the weave. To give you an idea of this, traditional denim is a twill weave. What makes the weave so strong and why is it so good? The diagonal structure of the weave gives it its strength, and makes it tear resistant. Hence its usefulness forutility and work wear and uniform fabrics. A drill fabricis also a breathable material making it comfortable to wear, as it is 100% cotton. You can find cotton twill fabrics in home furnishings too.
Here we have a little selection of beautifully made woven striped cotton trouserings all pretty substantial without being heavy and comes in brown Border stripe and herringbone Weave and this is in Cream and taupe.
Here we have a little selection of beautifully made woven striped cotton trouserings all pretty substantial without being heavy and comes in blue, cream, mauve, pale green, air-force blue, beige and dark grey.
60” (152 cm) wide white, quite heavy, cotton twill/drill, much used in the making of chefish garments, hats and the like. Making him an apron for the barbeque season so he has something proper to wipe his hands on