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Well, Cotton garments became popular around the 1750's. I am not quite positive. But I am writing a paper on it and that is the only time period that I have on the notes I have!

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Why are cotton garments popular in summer?

· Cotton is comfortable as it is a cool fibre allowing it to breathe easily. o · Highly absorbent, so it quickly absorbs perspiration · Cotton fibres are relatively strong and become even stronger when wet · Cotton can be ironed with a hot iron · Cotton garments retain shape due to the fibre's inelasticity · Resistant to alkalis therefore strong detergents can be used · Not easily damaged by sunlight · Hydrophilic [likes water], so it is dyed easily · Abrasion resistance is moderate

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Chemical finishes are used on cotton garments for multiple reasons; these include removing the natural wax and fiber impurities and making the cotton stronger and less abrasive.

Why do you think cotton garments are so popular in Australia particularly in summertime?

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Most liposuction garments are made out of spandex to help with the stretching of the skin. Some are made out of cotton as well.

Why cotton garment cannot keep us a warm in winter as a woolen sweater does?

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What is use of cotton?

Long-staple cotton is for better-quality fabrics. Short-staple cotton is for cheap garments, sheets, blankets and a mass of other goods for which there was a limtless market in 1861. The South was growing short-staple cotton.

Is cotton durable?

Yes, it is very durable and also cheap. It is therefore a very useful material for garments.

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What helped cotton become the largestcash crop in the south before the civil war?

The invention of the cotton-gin - able to speed-up the production of short-staple cotton, used for popular cheap goods like blankets.

What type of clothes do you take to the amazon rainforest?

Cotton garments are the best - long sleeve shirts, buttoned at the wrist, cotton socks and underwear and light jeans. Cotton because it absorbs moisture and remains cool.

How was cotton fabric invented?

Cotton was first produced thousands of years ago by the inhabitants of the Indus Valley Civilization. Since then cotton has become popular in making different items, particularly clothing. Cotton fabrics come in all different ways and is rather inexpensive.

Why did sectionalism become present between the north and south?

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Why can some pure cotton garments be tumble dried while others can't?

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Why did the south become the worlds greatest cotton producer?

Eli Whitney's invention, the cotton gin, helped the south to become the world's greatest cotton producer. The cotton gin pulled the seeds out of the cotton boll, allowing cotton to be processes at a rapid pace.

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