What does a fleece blanket feel like?
Soft and delicate, yet toasty warm, the right fleece blanket is perfect for snuggling on the couch or keeping the heat in your bed on cold nights. On the flipside, the wrong fleece blanket can shed all over the house or turn into a pilly mess after the first wash.
What kind of material is fleece?
Fleece is a synthetic insulating fabric made from a type of polyester called polyethylene terephthalate (PET) or other synthetic fibres. It is very comfortable due to its light weight and anti-perspiration qualities, and allows moisture to evaporate, while blocking humidity from the outside.
Is fleece a good material?
Since it won’t fray or unravel, fleece fabrics are the perfect choice for crafting with the whole family. The structure of the pile surface of the fleece makes air pockets to keep the wearer warmer than wool and other fabrics. Its light weight and extra warmth made it a good choice for winter camping and backpacking.
Is fleece a breathable fabric?
Because of the structure of the fibres, fleece is extremely warm and breathable and allows air to flow through it easily.