Tips for buying cashmere products
Published Date: 2017-08-18
We've got some tips for buying cashmere products that might help you. Cashmere fibers are obtained from the undercoats of Himalayan goats—Chyangra. The hairs from more than two Chyangras are required to make a cashmere sweater. It requires time and a lot of manual labor to make cashmere products; the production process is expensive. The prices of Pashmina varies as per the quality of the cashmere. A cashmere product with the combination of cashmere and silk is quite expensive in comparison to the combination of cashmere with nylon. There are lots of fake cashmere products in the market from China.
The long fiber cashmere are expensive. The softness or denseness of the cashmere product reveals the quality of the carpet. The over-milled fibers are softer to touch, whereas under-milled fibers do not feel like cashmere at all. If a cashmere product rolls up or sheds as you rub the surface of the garment with the palm, this means the product might contain a lot of short-fibers. The quality cashmere springs back as you stretch it a bit. Good cashmere products are also tightly woven; avoid lose knitted or woven products. Along with buying a quality cashmere product, it is important to take good care of it. You should use gentle cycle while washing the product. If the winter is gone, while packing it, you must ensure that you keep the cashmere product with cedar balls in air tight bags. The more the number of fiber in a product, the more likely that the product will last longer. Keep in mind the spaces between the stitches, they should be close, even, and should be on the fabric.
In addition to that, do not forget to give a close look to the inside of the garment. The stitches shouldn't be bubbling from inside. Needleless to say, but a quality cashmere garment is quite expensive than other combination of cashmere products. But, it doesn't mean that a good quality product should be higher priced. Not all the cashmere industries in Nepal have an image to maintain, thus, to ensure that you get a quality cashmere product, visit the factory.
Kanchan Cashmere is a leading manufacturer and distributor of cashmere products in Nepal. We have been providing quality cashmere products around the globe since ages. For more information about tips for buying cashmere products, do not hesitate to contact us.