Frequently Asked Questions

What material is used to make T-shirts by Leoliy Brand?

PURE COTTON : 100% combed cotton with single t-shirt to make it wrinkle-free and smooth. Doesn’t let you feel hot!
DURABLE FABRIC : 180 gsm bio-washed material for a soft and silky fabric finish, along with superior colour brightness. Lasts up to 35-50 washes.

What is Combed Cotton?

Combed Cotton – This type of cotton goes through another round of special treatment before being spun into a yarn. It is extremely soft, smooth and durable to make your design more long-standing.
Irrespective of the type of cotton, the more cotton your fabric has, the greater is its ability to absorb colors and paint. Hence, with a printing method that contains water-based ink, complex designs and high levels of detail, cotton will be the ideal choice.

How can you tell if a fabric is Combed cotton by touching?

You can easily tell the quality of cotton by its touch: cotton fabrics made from 100% ELS (extra-long staple), or finely combed cotton feel smooth and nearly silky.

How can you tell if a fabric is 100% cotton?

The 100% Cotton Fabric burn test by Debi Mitchell will give a good idea if a fabric is 100% Cotton or not.

Is 100 cotton a good quality?

Comfort. Clothing made from 100% cotton is not only soft and gentle on the skin, but is also generally heavier than 50/50 cotton blend garments. They have a unique smoothness and a finer drape. Also, are much more breathable than polyester blended fabric.

Is 100 cotton T-shirt is better than polyester T-shirts?

Cotton T-shirts are Soft, but strong: The fibers are less abrasive than polyester, so it feels super soft on your skin. ... Great for sensitive skin: Because it is so much softer, those with sensitive skin tolerate 100% cotton better than polyester.

What is pre shrunk cotton fabric t shirts?

Pre-shrunk t-shirts are manipulated by the manufacturer using a controlled process to shrink the fabric before selling them. Pre-shrunk materials can be washed and dried after purchasing and the material is usually able to form back to its original shape

Why do my cotton T shirts shrink?

Cotton shrinks because of the tension that is applied to its yarn and fabrics during the construction of the clothing. ... This is why most cotton clothing will shrink during its first washing. The best way to avoid shrinkage is to wash them by hand or to use cold water and the delicate cycle of your washing machine

How do you make 100% cotton not shrink?

Hot water shrinks cotton. When the washing is over, line dry the clothes to prevent shrinking in the dryer. Reshape cotton sweaters and other delicates and dry them flat on top of the dryer or on a drying rack. If you want to dry your garments in the dryer, do so on a low or no-heat setting.

How do you wash a 100% cotton shirt?

Wash your cotton t shirts by hand or use your washing machine's delicate cycle with cold water. Avoid putting any clothing made from natural fiber in the dryer. Instead, invest in a few folding tables and allow your cotton tees to dry flat. They can also be hung on hangers to dry.

What are the care instructions for your T-shirts?

If you follow our care instructions, Leoliy products will not shrink in any noticeable way, so we do not suggest ordering assuming shrinkage. If you dry your shirts, you may see a little static shrinkage, but you’ll find that the fit doesn’t change much. We have found that our products wear a little longer if you don’t use warm wash and dry, which is why we suggest cold.