is the brand name for a fiber called lyocell. Lyocell is a
cellulosic fiber made from wood through a proprietary TENCEL production
process. This fiber is twisted or spun into yarns, which are woven or knitted
into fabrics and garments.
is a man-made fiber but natural in origin. This means it is very comfortable
to wear because it is breathable and absorbent, like other natural fibers.
TENCEL is durable and this means that the clothes last.
Welcome to the Tencel fiber directory section of the Apparel
Search website. In this section, you will find educational information
and links to resources relevant to Tencel fibers. If you work
in the apparel industry or simply have an interest in Tencel textiles,
this is the area for you. If you do not find enough information
in this section of our Tencel fibers
guide, you may wish to check the
textile section or
go back to the fiber directory
main page for additional
work for a company that supplies Tencel textile products, you can use
the add your company link at the bottom of this page to create a listing
on the Apparel Search Tencel directory pages.
If you wish to read more about Tencel, don't
forget to visit the
textile news section. More specifically,
textile fiber news area. Also, if you work in the fashion
industry or textile industry, please join us at the
fashion industry network
for discussions about the use of Tencel.