Understanding Corduroy.

Essentially corduroy is a cotton or cotton-blend type of pile fabric. Pile fabric is a textile that has a raised nap made of upright loops or strands of yarn. Corduroy differs from pile fabrics in that it’s woven with extra filling yarns, which creates ribs or wales in the material, giving it a grooved velveteen texture.

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Corduroy is a heavy fabric; however, because it is in essence a type of velvet, it is not as durable as denim and may not be as suitable for rugged uses.

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Also, maintaining the raised nap requires some special-care measures. When laundering or pressing, it’s best to turn the garment inside out to protect the nap. The best way to maintain a corduroy garment’s pile is to have it professionally dry-cleaned and pressed.

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If you know how to wear corduroy pants, you can really expand the horizons of your wardrobe. There is nothing better than a pair of comfy corduroy pants to complete your outfit. Corduroy pants are stylish to wear and are very versatile. Knowing how to pair your corduroys for several different looks will have you looking at your pants in a whole new light.

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Corduroy pants perfectly complement plaid shirts and make you look all warm n’ toasty. They also work with sweaters or a sweater vest. For the upcoming winter season, corduroys with a turtleneck, long sleeved shirts or puffer vests can really spruce up your casual ensemble.

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One last tip: always make sure that your pants are wrinkle free! There is absolutely nothing stylish about wrinkled corduroy pants. 

 

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