1. it's naturally antibacterial and deoderizing.
2. it can absorb more than cotton [up to 3x it's own weight].
3. it wicks moisture.
4. it's easy to dye.
5. and it's more wrinkle resistant than cotton.
too bad it's one of china's greatest textile secrets.
[this is what happens when you study for textiles. it's cool, really.]
p.s. i got to feel stainless steel fabric this week. and it felt like fabric.
yes. they really make that.