Melange polyester is characterized by its mottled effect that allows to achieve different shades both printing in plain and printed colors. It is perfect for upper garments due to its softness and elasticity, in addition to the difference in opacity thanks to its levels of shades gives a lot of character to the final garment.
Melange is the mixture of synthetic fibers of different color, it can be in 3 types:
Color+color, white+color and black+color.
The plus of this yarn is that it avoids the process of dyeing the yarn and only goes through one wash.
– Usually inexpensive fabrics
– Low breathability
– Accepts dyes and chemicals
– Will not warp, stretch or shrink
– Resists fading
– Glossy appearance
It is generally used for the production of overalls, polo shirts and sportswear, also nowadays almost all workwear is made in melange polyester such as multi-pocket pants, shirts, vests, etc..