Both imitation silk cotton and down cotton are commonly used quilt fillers, many people should know, but which one is better? Doing so will stump many people. Let me tell you the difference between silk-like cotton and down cotton.
What is imitation silk cotton?
Due to the use of fine silicon-containing hollow short fibers as the main raw material and some short fibers with heat capacity, the finished product has extremely low glue content. After calendering and ironing, the surface of the silk-like cotton is smooth, light and thin, with a fine and soft hand feeling, good heat preservation, and washing resistance. , It is not easy to deform, does not run out of silk, feels like down, has a slender texture, and the surface is soft as silk. It will not deform after repeated washing in a washing machine. It is a filling material suitable for washing and sand washing.
What is down cotton
Various specifications of fine fibers are processed by special processes. Because their quality is like down, it is called down cotton, which fills the gap in the down substitutes in the market. This product is thin, delicate, soft, good heat preservation, not easy to deform, and impervious to silk. It is widely used in various warm products such as down jackets, ski suits, and cold-proof clothing.
The difference between down cotton and imitation silk cotton
One is the classification difference.
Feather cotton is a kind of cotton spinning, but the down cotton will be clumps, and the appearance of the ready-made garment can imitate the down jacket, but it feels too soft and not skinny to the touch. Moreover, silk-like cotton is an excellent fabric, which can be used as excellent cold-proof clothing, soft clothing, bed sheets, excellent winter clothing, etc., can be used as a filler for such clothes, and has good comfort. At the same time, silk-like cotton is also an ideal material to replace down.
The second is the difference in comfort.
Silk-like cotton is made of a variety of fine fibers through a special process. The quality of down cotton is very similar to that of down cotton, so it is called down cotton. Down cotton has a down feel, and the material is light and has the same warmth retention performance. Good, down cotton is much lighter than down cotton, and can be widely used in warm products such as ski shirts, down jackets, and cold-proof clothing. It is a good spray cotton. After being smoothed, it has the luster of silk, soft and light, and it can also be smoothed with silk-like cotton.
The third is the difference in materials.
In fact, both imitation cotton and down cotton belong to acrylic cotton, and both belong to chemical synthetic materials. But the spinning cotton can be selected in a softer way; it can also be selected in a more fluffy way, and there are two types of spinning cotton with or without glue. The silk-like cotton material here has good water resistance, so in terms of cleaning, silk-like cotton is more suitable.