Fashion has come evolved such that something which was considered uncool and not trendy today it is considered as most comfortable sought after fabric. Linen has been making headlines in the fashion industry. Linen was initially used as bedspreads and other lifestyle products today they are used to make one of the most stylish and comfortable garments.
The soft, breathable, a decade-old fabric was used for furnishing and evolved into most apt beach wear followed by semi-formal, formal, Indian wear, sarees and hitting fashion week’s runway, gosh! The evolution has been crazy. Linen is more of a practical style than of an edgy style.
It’s one of the most biodegradable fabric, more than cotton. It’s the aptest fabric for hot weather as it absorbs sweat and lets you breathe.
In today’s day being sustainable is the most important aspect of fashion, Linen is being made out of flax plant making it highly sustainable. They are also incredibly durable hence making it a good investment. As a fabric, it’s extremely strong thrice as much as wool and twice as much as cotton. Linen can be worn in winter too, yes you heard it right!! The fabric can be made heavier with warp weft method making it more wearable in winter too. It is also extremely good for winter, as it absorbs twice as much moisture as cotton. They can be chosen on a gloomy rainy day as well. Linen is a win-win in all the season.