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Breathable Outerwear Technologies

The North Face Debuts a Progressive Fabric Entitled FUTURELIGHT

— January 9, 2019 — Fashion
The North Face unveils the new 'FUTURELIGHT' technology, contributing to the ongoing progression of advanced apparel in the fashion industry. FUTURELIGHT is a breathable technical fabric material that boasts waterproof sensibilities as well. It is constructed using a 'nanospinning' method, which infuses air into the very membrane of each thread by creating holes measured at a nano-sizing. These technical holes enable the movement of air through the fabric and initiate an efficient ventilation system without interrupting its water resistance.

Comfort is also an important factor taken into consideration during the craftsmanship of FUTURELIGHT as well, breaching the traditional loud and uncomfortable waterproof materials that are currently on the market. This technical fabric raises the bar in terms of sustainability, as it is created using three different layers of recycled materials through a production that decreases chemical usage in a solar-powered factory.
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