What Do the Numbers on Your Quality Fabrics Represent?

Fibers, yarns and fabrics may be quite familiar to minds that used to great tastes in high quality custom suit wear. Buying or shopping at BTS Nana for good fabrics is like an investment in image enhancement and overall personal presentation. Stylish fashion is great morale booster and how one dresses is always taken seriously with equal measure.

So what do the numbers on fabrics like cotton, wool and the linen represent? And are they of any importance or value in determining the quality of fabrics.

Meaning of the Fabric Numbers

For many mills and fabric manufacturers they are codes of identification as well as the number of weaves per square yard of fabric.

Wool – Is a versatile natural fiber fabric that has some amazing properties and attributes like high absorbency, breathability, smooth and soft texture. Its inherent strength being determined by the number of weaves per square yard and length of fiber filaments that make up the yarn. However, there are also certain aspects that will determine the natural quality and grade of the wool fiber. Certain sheep, camels, goats or rabbits all produce various grades of high quality wool. Wool is denoted with specification numbers such super 120, 140, 150, 160, 180 and 200. These numbers point to higher levels of refinement and fiber weaves per square yard of fabric.    

Wool Fabric


Cotton – Produces premium and fine cotton fabrics in variety of fiber grades and refinement. Fine and premium cotton connotes the level of fibers woven into each high quality fabric span. Whether, it’s the simple farm types or the industrial mimicry of fiber blends there is always a versatile difference between the classical traditional natural fibers and the industrially made quality. From grades ranging in FC 1 – FC 39 or PC 1 – PC 20, cotton fabrics provide a wide range of options and designs or dyes that add grace to versatile dress shirts and custom made wear.

Top Quality Fabrics For Your Suit


Linen – Among the most absorbent, breathable and dynamic natural fiber fabrics, its long filaments create better quality fabrics.

Linen Fabric

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Right Colors for Men This Season

Know all about colors going to be a rage this season!

In order to present yourself as stylish, it is necessary to remain up-to-date. You must keep altering your wardrobe and keep welcoming the new trends which enter with every new season. Same we can say about the colors. With summer, new season is in, and it is all about the colors. Radiant Orchid is the Pantone Color of the Year, and its trend can be seen among both women as well as men. But you don’t need to restrict yourself with just one color, as there are several vibrant colors you can include in your collection and surprise the world with your unique choice and personality.

So while going for a shopping trip for this season, keep the below mentioned things in mind. Also, as you are in Bangkok, shopping near BTS NANA Station/Pathumwan must be your target, as this place is termed as a sort of fashion hub, and is known for offering wide variety in fashionable clothing.

variety of suits color

Give a rest to black

Black has been there and will remain there forever, but going for pastel colors, which provide warm and soft image to men, comes as a right choice as they’ll give a breath of fresh air to your personality. Speaking of colors, red, pink and blue, are hues which every man must own. Absolutely charming, these colors are a big go for this season.

Colored accessories

If you are someone who never went for bright colors in outfits before, then, start by adding a pop of color to your appearance by throwing in accessories in bright colors. After all, color is a wardrobe staple, and you can wear it in the form of ties, belts, shoes, etc.

Color should complement your skin tone

Ultimately, keep in mind that the color must go with your skin tone. For instance, lighter to medium colors go best with pale skin tone, while people with dark skin tone must go with bright colors.

Follow these rules and you’re ready to pull off any appearance!

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