What is the twill tape?

Twill tape is a herringbone fabric tape woven in a twill pattern, which is made of nylon, cotton, wool, polyester, linen and has parallel twill weaves. But, we can also call it herringbone twill tape, or twill webbing. Twill together with plain weave and satin weave, are the main common three textile weave types. Besides, it is soft and skin-friendly, breathable, and refreshing. And it is one of the types of garment tape.

Custom twill tape

In addition, Clothinglabels.cn supply custom woven or printed twill tape with logo on the tape & ribbon. And any size or color is okay. Such as weave or print brand logo, company name, contact info, site links, social links, etc.

What is the twill tape used for?

Twill tape has a wide range of uses. And it is ideal for clothing collar hemming, box wrapping, sewing accessories, DIY decoration, etc. In addition, it is perfect for luggage, footwear, handicrafts, pet belts, sports equipment. Home textiles, handmade bows, flower packaging, waistbands will use the tape too.

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The twill tape is thicker, and the three-dimensional texture of the structure is stronger than that of the plain tape. So, this type of fabric is suitable for producing mid-range bedding products. And the price/performance ratio is good.

Types of twill tape

  • Cotton twill tape
  • Polyester twill tape
  • Linen twill tape
  • Wool twill tape
  • Nylon twill tape
  • Elastic twill tape
  • Striped twill tape

Samples of twill tape

samples of twill tape
Samples of twill tape

Details of twill tape

  • Material: 100% cotton; natural/organic cotton; polypropylene; nylon; wool, etc;
  • Size: 1.0cm; 1.5cm; 2.2cm; 2.5cm; 3.0cm; 3.5cm; 4.0cm; 4.5cm; 1 inch; 1.5inch; 2 inch; can be customized;
  • Color of twill tape: white, black, green, pink, red; a variety of colored twill tapes are available;
  • Features: wear-resistant, thick, eco-friendly, etc;
  • Application: clothing such as hats, collar hemming, bandages, cuffs, garment trims, gift wrapping, belt, etc;

What are the features of twill tape?

  • Thicker, better gloss;
  • The twill fabric feels softer;
  • It has better elasticity than plain weave;
  • The appearance is high-grade than plain weave;
  • The appearance is not stiff, and the wrinkle resistance is relatively poor.

Is there anything we need to pay attention to?

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  1. Do not use bleach to clean;
  2. Hand wash, drip dry;
  3. Do not place it in a humid environment or long-term sunlight;

What’s the difference between twill tape, plain tape, and satin tape?

Twill tape

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Twill tape has good gloss, relatively high-end. But wrinkle resistance is average. Then, we often use it for hats, collar hemming. Besides, it looks more three-dimensional and has a sense of hierarchy.

Plain tape

plain tape

Plain tape is wear-resistant, light, and thin. But, its price is relatively low. And only a few plain tapes are a little expensive. Such as high-end embroidered fabrics, high-density cotton lint-proof fabrics.

Satin tape

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Satin tape is smooth and delicate. And it is a kind of thick and shiny fabric. But its cost is high, and the price is relatively expensive.

In general, the three fabric tapes have their own advantages. Thus, you can decide according to your own needs:

  • Hope the tape is cheap and durable, you can choose plain tape;
  • Like the thick and wrinkle-resistant tape, you can choose twill tape;
  • In pursuit of high-end and exquisite fabrics, the satin tape can be selected.

Samples of twill tape

Twill tape is a herringbone fabric tape made of nylon, cotton, wool, polyester, linen and has parallel twill weaves. It is soft and skin-friendly, breathable, and refreshing. For more samples please refer to the garment tape.

In addition, Clothinglabels.cn supply custom woven or printed twill tape with logo on the tape & ribbon. Any size, color, or type is available. So you can contact us to customize the twill tape. Such as weave or print brand logo, company name, contact info, site links, social links, etc. For clothing hemmings, box wrapping, sewing accessories, DIY decoration, handmade bows, waistbands, etc.

List of clothing label material with pictures

There are different types of clothing label material that can use, and we divide them into 4 main types, such as rubber, metal, leather, fabrics materials.

Rubber labels material cover:

  • Rubber
  • PVC
  • Silicone

What’s the difference between PVC, silicone, and rubber?

First, rubber includes PVC and silicone. And PVC and silicone belong to rubber. Second, Silicone is more shiny and smooth in appearance. And PVC products are rougher than silicone products.

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Judging from the hand feel, silicone is much soft than PVC, with good toughness and elasticity. PVC, as soft rubber, is relatively less hard. However, we can add a softener when making PVC labels, and it will be softer.

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Third, PVC material includes ordinary material and eco-friendly material, also called ATBC-PVC. Silicone can pass ROHS certification and is safe, non-toxic than rubber and PVC.

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Finally, rubber and PVC are cheaper than silicone. But, rubber has much wider use in many products. Finally, Silicone products emit white smoke when they burn, while rubber products emit black smoke when they burn.

Can rubber labels, PVC labels and silicone labels customized for clothing?

Yes, brands can customize rubber labels, PVC labels, and silicone labels with logos, company names, or other info. Then, because of the MOQ and price issues, PVC labels are the most commonly done. PVC can be made in a variety of colors. The background color can be a solid color, translucent or transparent. PVC is generally used as a single-sided logo. Silicone can be used as a mold to directly make a two-sided logo.

Metal labels material cover:

  • Copper
  • Iron
  • Alloy
  • Brass
  • Aluminum
  • Stainless steel

The above-mentioned materials of metal labels are the most common material in metal. And customers who customize metal labels will choose from them.

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In addition, metal labels & tags include many types when concerning materials. Such as copper labels, iron labels, alloy labels, aluminum labels & tags, stainless steel labels, brass labels, etc.

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Then, all these garment labels can withstand high temperatures and are not easy to corrode. And we can use stamping, printing, or laser cutting ways to customize the brand logo on it.

Leather labels material cover:

  • Artificial(PU) leather
  • Genuine(real) leather
  • Suede(microfiber) leather
  • Kraft paper

Types of real leather

The rea leather has two types, that is the first layer of cowhide and the second layer of cowhide.

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The former is processed from raw animal hides, with a soft texture and strong toughness. The latter is the two-layer leather of cowhide.

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It is processed by coating a layer of PU resin on the surface. Thus, its firmness is lower than the former.

What is the artificial leather?

Artificial leather has two types of synthetic leather: PVC and PU.

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Meanwhile, it is not afraid of dirt and mildew, and the surface has good water resistance. Then, it can make many colors. And the leather is delicate and the price is cheap. Therefore, it is very popular with buyers.

Microfiber leather

Microfiber leather

Microfiber leather is a better leather and is soft to the touch. It belongs to synthetic leather. And it has a soft texture, is breathable, not easy to age. So, it has become an ideal choice to replace animal leather.

Kraft paper

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Kraft paper here mainly refers to the material of leather labels in clothing. And it is washable and tear-resistant. Then, it is mainly used to decorate the back waist of jeans.

Fabric labels material cover:

  • Satin
  • Nylon Taffeta
  • Tape
  • Ribbon
  • Non-woven fabric
  • Blended fabric
  • Twill fabric
  • Cotton fabric

There are so many fabric materials in the clothing industry. And the following list is some specific types of them. And all the types can use as fabric labels materials.

nylon taffeta P005469
  • Nylon Taffeta: barcode nylon taffeta, frim nylon taffeta, non-flammable nylon taffeta, matt nylon taffeta, thick nylon taffeta.
black soft polyster tape P005511
  • Tape: matt black tape; glossy black tape; soft tape; polyester tape; shredded tape; stain resistant double-sided composite tape; pearled tape; self-adhesive tape.
self adhesive semi-rigid ribbon P005545
  • Ribbon: upscale ribbon; encryption ribbon; barcode ribbon; thick ribbon; hard ribbon; hot melt ribbon; soft ribbon(white, black, grey, beige, etc); softer ribbon; unpolished ribbon; double-sided ribbon(or with pressed/selvage edge); self-adhesive ribbon.
natural poly-cotton fabric P005526
  • Cotton fabric: blended cotton fabric; bleached imitation cotton fabric; poly-cotton fabric; thick cotton fabric.