Definition of Loden Cloth

Fiber: Wool or mixed-wool.

Characteristics: It was originally made exclusively from wool but is now found in a combination of wool with alpaca, mohair or camel. It is well known for its thickness, durability and resistance to water.

Uses: Winter clothes and sportswear.

Derivation of Loden Cloth: From the German word Loda, which means hair cloth.

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