Nine Warmest Fabrics To
Consider For Your Winter
B L O G | K E L L Y ' S D R Y C L E A N E R S
It’s all about the material.
No matter how stylish and snug a
jacket is, it is the materials used for
the coat that will keep you warm and
When you buy a winter coat, make
sure to check the label to see what
kind of materials were used for the
If you are clueless which fabrics to
look for, here’s a list of the warmest
clothing materials for that perfect
Whenever the subject of winter
coats comes up, wool is the first
material that will come to mind.
Many consider it the best fabric for
Wool comes from sheep and other
animals such as goats (cashmere and
mohair), rabbits (angora), and
Lightweight yet durable, wool also
has air pockets throughout which
provides natural insulation to coats
and jackets. Wool is also water-
resistant, which makes it an ideal
material to keep you warm and dry
during the cold, snowy winter
2. Faux Fur
Faux fur is a fabric made from various
materials including acrylic and
modacrylic polymers to imitate the
appearance and warmth of real fur.
It is relatively cheaper and easier to
maintain than real fur. Given the
proper care, your faux fur jacket can
last for a long time.
Nylon is another excellent choice for
winter coats. Made entirely from
synthetic materials, this versatile fabric
has a number of characteristics that
make it an excellent material for winter
Nylon is a flexible and durable fabric
that is abrasion and water-resistant
which gives that much-needed
protection in case you get caught in
the rain or snow.
Unlike other materials, it is not prone
to mold and mildew and it is easy to
clean and maintain. Most of all, nylon
does not stain when it comes in
contact with our natural skin oils.
Yes, you read it right. Hemp. It’s a
great choice if you’re looking for
sustainable, cruelty-free, and eco-
friendly gear this winter.
Hemp’s fibers make for a great