A range of unique fabrics are available through Richard Hirst Agencies including Jersey, Flannel through to the very technical performance fabric called Storm System from Loro Piana.
Beautiful Jersey fabric created from yarn produced by the Loro Piana Yarn Division. The Jersey is designed to complement knitwear made from the relevant seasons yarn and fibres. Sample fabric available by the metre and with a full colour selection and choice. The fabric compositions include Cashmere, Wool, Cotton, Silks and Linens.
Taking woven fabric from the Sports Fabric Division of Loro Piana the Storm System® is a unique method of treating fabric to be water resistant and then with the further application, by lamination, of a hydrophilic membrane and then a lining, the fabric is transported into being a beautiful light flexible performance fabric for outerwear. The fabric is wind, water resistant and yet breathable due to the membranes 3 layer system. The fabrics are used in all areas of amateur sport, leisure, travel and business.
Yarns from the main range are knitted into Jersey then, using the wool properties within each blend, felted and sold by the metre from stock. The Lana Cotta fabric is designed to coordinate knitwear and fabric, possibly in the same garment with no diversion of colour as they both use the same base material. Using 100% superfine Merino, Lamora (superfine Merino/Angora blend), Trebisonda and Bisanzio (fine wool & cashmere blend) the fabric are unique in that they can be cut and tailored with no adverse effect or deterioration of the fabric.
Using yarn from the Super 160’s range of ultra fine Merino wool within the Lanecardate yarn range, the fine Jersey is created. Having effectively the same micron as Cashmere, the Super 160’s 15.5micron Merino gives an extraordinary drape, silk like feel and luxury appearance.
Beautiful woven superfine merino super 100’s flannel fabric – sold by the metre from stock.
Exquisite fine luxurious cotton fabric sold by the metre. The cottons range from high quality Giza Egyptian cotton, exclusive Sea Island Cotton, Suvin Indian Cotton, Superwash treated Cotton, Cashmere/Cotton, Wool/Cotton
Call +44 (0) 77 68698865 or contact Richard today to find out more about these beautiful farics.