Buying Guides

Author: Richard   Date Posted: 4 February 2016  

Our Bamboo and Spandex Jersey fabric , made from 95% Bamboo & 5% Spandex, is an excellent choice for making both womens and mens underwear. It is almost identical to the fabric used by Australias best known Bamboo underwear supplier, Bamboo Textiles. So why use Bamboo Jersey with Spandex for underwear? You can get the full advantage of the anti-bacterial and anti-odour properties of bamboo fiber in a modern colour range. 95% bamboo fibre component with 5% spandex to produce very comfortable underwear that keep their sha...

Author: Richard   Date Posted: 6 November 2015  

We often get asked what Bamboo Fabric would you use to make Burp cloths, baby wipes / bibs. To make a simple burp cloth you could use Bamboo Velour ( KF230 ) (colours also available) on one side and a cotton print fabric on the other side. You could use almost any recycled printed fabric for the one side and the Bamboo velour (3 times more absorbent than cotton) for the wiping up side. We have lots of fabulous colours available in the Bamboo velour . Bamboo fleece could also be used (...

Bamboo fabrics will maintain their special qualities when washed in cold to warm water (up to 60 degrees Celsius) with a gentle detergent, free of bleach. You may want to use a gentle cycle for some finished garments and fabric types. If necessary, bamboo fabrics can be dried in a clothes dryer on the cool setting. Note: Fabrics containing vegetable dye should be dried away from direct sunlight. Washing We recommend washing rather than dry cleaning for our Bamboo and or hemp fabrics. Use the gentle wash cycle or hand wash and use a good brand of gentle soap powder or liquid. We recommend that you don't use bleach, Chlorine bl...

There are so many choices when it comes to nappy making fabrics that it can be overwhelming and at times confusing, we hope the following helps take the guess work out of choosing the right fabric. Fitted Nappy A shaped cloth nappy made of absorbent material, generally fastened by snaps or hook & loop. Fitted nappies need a waterproof cover to protect your child's clothing and environment. Whole nappy should be made from absorbing fabrics – bamboo, bamboo & organic cotton, bamboo velours Line with bamboo jersey, bamboo velour...

T Shirt Fabric. What can I use? I'm looking for a bamboo fabric that I can make t-shirts out of. I'd like a thinner fabric, as I'm going for a vintage feel. Could you suggest any of your range for this purpose? You could try any of these: KF301 Bamboo 100% Jersey Natural (Quite sheer, totally Bamboo) KF261 Bamboo Organic Cotton Jersey Natural Bamboo 70% Organic Cotton 30% (Classic T shirt fabric) ...

Purchase fabric at wholesale prices and save ... When you apply, and you are approved as a valued wholesaler, discounted pricing will then be available to you, usually next business day. Easily done! Wholesale applies to fabric orders of $250 or more for each order you place with us. The wholesale discount will automatically be applied when your sub total goes over $250 ex GST. Wholesale prices also apply to our Bambu Dru rang...

With so many great fabrics availablie which Bamboo fabric is best for your baby depends on a few different factors, importantly you need to consider absorbency and drying time. Bamboo Fleece Our bamboo heavy fleece ( KF200 ) is 400gsm and is very absorbent, for this reason it is often used in night boosters as baby will stay drier longer. It should be noted that there are heavier fabrics on the market but we beleive this to be a good balance for absorbency and drying time. Our (...