What does the word ‘bamboo’ bring to mind? While bamboo often associated with pandas or a type of trees, it is actually a species of sweetgrass. In this blog, we’ve highlighted 6 interesting facts about bamboo.
In 2001, the University of Beijing discovered how to make textiles from bamboo. Whether this was the discovery of the century is open to discussion, but it is an understatement to say that bamboo clothing is growing in popularity with each coming year. Bamboo has many unique properties which give bamboo clothing an abundance of advantages.
Trainer socks are a summer favourite and are also growing in popularity among men during the colder seasons. While there’s no shortage of options, many men struggle with the same issue: trainer socks that make their way down the back of the shoe after walking a few blocks.
Spare time during your holiday? Pull on your sportswear and hit the gym or jog into the sunset. Did you know that bamboo T-shirts are the perfect workout attire?
Do you suffer from sweat stains in your clothing? Despite the fact that you cannot always prevent perspiration, you can adjust your clothing choice. There are special undershirts that can make life more pleasant for you.
Everybody has heard of bamboo at some point. Bamboo is used in many different ways, such as for the production of furniture, instruments, utensils and much more. Did you know that bamboo textiles can be made from bamboo? No? Then it's about time you were introduced to bamboo clothing.
When we talk about sustainable clothing at Bamigo, we don't just mean the durability of our products. With sustainable clothing, it's also about developing a fair product. In this, we consider both the environment and working conditions. Does this matter to you as well? Then read on.
Every decision in your life has direct and indirect consequences. When choosing Bamigo, the positive effects are far-reaching. Direct: you’ll look great in your wonderfully soft digs. Indirect: you’re doing good for the environment. To what extent is bamboo clothing environmentally friendly, though?
Bamboo not only looks hard and sturdy, it's also extremely strong. In fact, the material is so strong that bamboo scaffolding is used in Asia for the construction of entire blocks of flats. Can you imagine how such a robust bamboo shoot can be transformed into wonderfully soft bamboo clothing? No? You’re not the first! Let’s unravel the mystery.
While it was without a doubt the fabric of the 19th and 20th centuries, the use of conventional cotton to produce clothing is very likely to decrease over the next decades. Businesses and Consumers are beginning to realise that there is an urgent need for more sustainable alternatives. To be adopted on a large scale, the textile of the future must be sustainable and economical: here are some of the best alternatives to cotton.
Could you imagine how our amigos transform bamboo into a soft and silky T-shirt or boxers? Keep Cool! You’re not the only one who’s curious about that. Our amigos will help explain it to you.