The Panama pattern is a derived from linen pattern.
The structure of Panama is similar to that of a linen pattern, but Panama forms a basket-like surface. Knokkon Panama fabric is suitable for both clothing and interior textiles. The fabric dyes very well and can be digitally printed on.
Fabric width: 164 cm
Weight: 310 g / meter
Thickness of yarn used in the panama pattern:
Tex 30 × 2 tex
Color: off-white, nettle gives small natural color variations to the fabric.
Material: 30% European nettle (urtica dioica) 70% Turkish cotton
The cotton used in the product is organic certified
Care instructions for Knokkon Textiles:
Wash Knokkon textiles separately from other laundry, lint may be removed from natural fibres, especially in the first few washes.
Fill the washing machine in half so that any loose fibres are rinsed off properly
The washing temperature of the fabrics is 40 ° Celcius
No tumble dry
Do not dry clean
Do not bleach
Ironing up to 150 °Celcius
Fabric shrinks by about 15%
Countries of origin:
The Stinging nettle: Germany
Organic cotton: Turkey
Fabric design: Knokkon
Manufactured for Knokkon Textiles Company Oy
Knokkon’s panama fabric is thicker and slightly stiffer than other ties. Knokkon panama fabric is suitable for both clothing and interior textiles. The nettle fiber gives the fabric a silky feel and a matte sheen. Nettle is the most breathable natural fiber and has been popular with royals who had nettle fibre in various textiles from curtains to underwear until the early 19th century. The fabric softens and turns a little lighter with every wash.
Knokkon’s goal is to keep the products’ carbon footprint to a minimum. The materials are ecological and procured as close as possible. The nettle (urtica dioica) used in the fabric is cultivated organically and ethically in Germany. The fibers are mechanically removed without water using an innovative method. The cotton used to bind the bast fibres is ethically and organically produced in Turkey. The yarns used in the fabric are spun in Germany. Design and productions of the fabric is Finnish. The nettle-cotton fabric is an ecological choice also because no pesticides or pesticides are used in the cultivation of the materials. Nettle needs only rain to grow, which also saves groundwater.
Thank you for choosing an ethically produced organic product!