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By combining with other materials, adding special finishing on the yarn stage, and special weaving, we have created new textiles with a variety of different features that others could not achieve.

  • SOLOTEX® SX
  • SOLOTEX® SL
  • SOLOTEX® FF
  • SOLOTEX® SV
  • SOLOTEX® SI
  • SOLOTEX® CR

SOLOTEX® SX

SOLOTEX® SX

Hand feeling may be hard, but the touch of the surface is soft. It is a highly recommendable for outer wear with excellent shape memory property.

Main Feature
It has soft, moist, and unique touch that never existed before. SOLOTEX® displays outstanding dyeability which achieves deep, rich colors with their shape -retaining resilience, which makes it possible to add wrinkle effect and remove the wrinkle easily. Apparel made with SOLOTEX® displays excellent setting performance, maintaining a stable shape after washing.
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Material close up photo

Excellent Shape-recovery

After adding wrinkles (immediately after)

After placing a 4 kg weight on cylindrical fabric and leaving it for 30 minutes.

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SOLOTEX® SX

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Regular Polyester

After removal of wrinkles

After placing a 500 g weight on both ends of the material, leaving it for 30 minutes, then getting rid of the weights and spreading it (an image of stretching the wrinkles with hands) <Teijin’s TJA method>.

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SOLOTEX® SX

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Regular Polyester

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SOLOTEX® SL

SOLOTEX® SL

An elegant blended fabric made by combining other fabrics with SOLOTEX® as the base using the technology from Bishu area (famous textile production area in Japan for fabric).

Main Feature
SOLOTEX® SL is our material brand composing the new sensation fiber SOLOTEX® the globally leading technology of Bishu area. As the first trial, we developed a special fabric that combines SOLOTEX® with natural fibers in collaboration with Miyata WF. Co., Ltd.
The good aspects of the natural material are maintained as-is, it has excellent stretch retention, and was designed to feel comfortable in motion.
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SOLOTEX® FF

SOLOTEX® FF

A new wool-like polyester fabric that creates heathered look, brushed surface, hand feeling, and the bulkiness of wool tweed.

Main Feature
SOLOTEX® with has outstanding dyeability, bulkiness and soft hand composed by fiber technology could achieve the texture of a wool material and heather look by actively covering core yarn. And it can be washed by home laundry machine, no moth-proofing agent is needed so you can keep it clean with easy care.
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It can be simply washed, and there is no need for pesticides

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Wool material

Before washing

After washing
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SOLOTEX® FF

Compared to wool

Electron microscope photo:Wool material

Wool material

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SOLOTEX® FF

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SOLOTEX® SV

SOLOTEX® SV

Based on SOLOTEX® staple fiber, composed fabric is made by combining with natural and other chemical fibers.

Main Feature
By maintaining the good aspects of natural materials, the texture of man-made fiber, and the material itself, it is a hybrid material in which a supple texture is added. It has great dimensional stability, and it brings a comfortable feel in motion.
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Representative Examples

Feature when blended with wool

Good aspects of the wool remains. The material features great dimensional stability with an improved texture.

Feature when blended with cellulose material

This hybrid material has a moist and supple texture. This is a feature of cellulose, which has good absorption and desorption of moisture. It has great dimensional stability and brings a comfortable feel in motion.

Electron microscope photo

Electron microscope photo:Cellulose blend cotton

Cellulose blend cotton

SOLOTEX® SI

SOLOTEX® SI

It has nice stretch and soft hand feeling. It is good for lining and possible to maintain nice silhouette.

Main Feature
With the unique stretchable, soft, and smooth features of SOLOTEX®, SOLOTEX® SI utilizes these features in the lining and creates a beautiful silhouette. In addition, the fabric offers excellent shape retaining and outstanding dyeability, which extends the possibilities of fashion design.
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Functions of SOLOTEX® SI

Comparison with general linings (polyester taffeta)

Stress after Stretching the Material by 10%

Graph:Stress after Stretching the Material by 10%

Because of the unique stretch properties and excellent stress reduction, there is no feeling of pressure when wearing the material, meaning you feel comfortable.

* Stress: The strength needed to pull the material

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SOLOTEX® CR

SOLOTEX® CR

A worsted-type stretch fabric composed from high-quality composite yarn of SOLOTEX® and stretch yarn.

Main Feature
It’s the birth of comfort-tailored fabric taking the place of wool. The material has spring-like nature wool-like texture and moderate bulkiness, and it can be worn formally with impressive appearance. Their gentle, sure stretch and shape-retaining resilience could reduce stress in motion and achieve easy fir.
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Electron microscope photo

Electron microscope photo:solotex® CR®