Recycled Cotton Cape The Ugly
The double face recycled cotton cape The Ugly is a warm and enveloping accessory, thanks to the soft finish and the loose fit. The Ugly cape is perfect for mid-season, to be worn as an outerwear, perhaps with a belt at the waist for a sophisticated result.
- Dimensions: 140 x 180 cm
- Contrasting double face
- Fringed on the border
- Loose fit
COMPOSITION: 80% recycled cotton, 20% natural cotton.
WASHING CARE: We suggest a dry wash the for the recycled cotton cape, to avoid the creation of pilling on the surface.
The recycled cotton yarn we use is GRS (Global Recycled Standard) certified, this guarantees its traceability and sustainability.
The recycled cotton cape The Ugly is woven by Enrico's looms in the family workshop in Prato.
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- Standard shipping in 3-5 days, free for all orders over 150 €
- Free size change and returns within 60 days
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Shipping from: 27/10/2021
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Recycled cotton cape
By using at least 80% recycled cotton for our products we avoid the production of virgin cotton, one of the most polluting on the planet.
The least polluting cotton is, in fact, the one already made: besides not requiring pesticides and chemical products, the cotton recycling process is mechanical, thus it does not imply water waste.
The remaining part of virgin cotton is BIM (Better Cotton Initiative) certified. This guarantees that the cultivation took place trying to limit the environmental impacts and guaranteeing rights and dignity to the workers.
How has it been made
Rifò's recycled cotton cape is made with a jacquard loom; therefore, it has a double face.
To obtain the fleecy texture, the blanket is washed and then treated by special machines equipped with thousands of tiny pins that pull out the hair of the thread to make it softer and softer.
This process contributes to make the fabric soft and, by increasing the amount of retained air, it improves the fabric propierty of thermal insulation.
At the bottom of the blanket we thought of adding 10 cm of fringes. Finally, even the finishing that wraps around the neck is made with a soft recycled cotton yarn.
How to wear it
Rifò's padded cape is warm and comfortable, it can be worn either as outerwear or over an autumn jacket or leather jacket. Just a small tip:if you wear it with a belt at the waist, the result is stunning.