Our materials

Here you will find information about the materials used in our products. We have our sewing production in Lithuania and you can read more about it here.

The elastic material
Produced by FOV, Sweden, Borås.

The elastic material that you find on our work trousers over the bottom, knees and in the knee protection bags is manufactured by FOV. They have their production in the Swedish textile capital Borås. FOV has the resources to weave, dye and coat the fabrics and also do quality controls. The fabric they produce for us consists of 96% polyamide and 4% elastane. It is the elastane in combination with the special bindning in the weave that gives the fabric its elastic properties. The fabric is woven, dyed, prepared and checked by FOV. FOV has focused on textiles that are used industrially and are therefore very good at producing durable and functional materials. Their competence together with the fact that they work under Swedish legislation concerning e.g. environmental impact and social responsibility as employers, are some of the reasons why we have chosen to work with them. 
FOV is a Bluesignmember and certified  with ISO14001 and ISO9001, the fabric is certified with Oeko-Tex 100 Class 1

Cotton/polyester weave
Produced by Klopman, Italy, Frosinone

The woven fabric containing 60% cotton and 40% polyester you will find in our maternity pants (Jessica and Rosmari), the painter trousers Ada, the work trousers Tilde and matching pockets. The fabric is in a canvas weave, which together with the fiber choice gives a very durable fabric, perfect for a work trousers.
It is produced by Klopman in Italy and is certified with Oeko-Tex 100 Class 2.

Cotton weave
Tillverkat av Kumash Fabrics, Turkiet, Istanbul

The fabric  found in our long modell Ava, the shorts Ann and matching pockets consisting 100%  cotton is produced by Kumash Fabrics in Turkey. The fabric is dyes in three colors for Operose; petrol, burgundy and green. Kumash Fabrics are a member of BCI, and produces cotton under better conditions than traditionally grown cotton.
They follow the REACH Regulation and the fabric is certified with Oeko-Tex 100 Class 1. 

Pocket reinforcement
Produced by C. F. Weber, Germany, Spitzkunnersdorf

The reinforced pocket lining that you find in our detachable tool pockets is produced in Germany by C.F.Weber. It is CORDURA®, which is a very durable woven material of polyamide, and should last even if you keep sharp objects in your pockets!

Pile fabric
Produced by Mapel, Italy, Toscana

The pile fabric in our jacket Elin is produced in Italy and consists of 67% Polyester and 33% Polyacryl. The fabric is knitted with a fuzzy outside. It can therefore release some fibers, and to prevent the fibers from entering the watercourses, we recommend that this fabric is washed in a laundry bag.
Italy has a long textile history which is characterized by high quality. Mapel has been active in the industry since the 70's and focuses on succeeding with, and developing, modern technologies.


A pile of fabric for workwear