The bag`s fabric: 100% canvas cotton, 100% jute or mixed fabrics of cotton and jute. Polyurethane (non-woven material) is also a possibility.
It’s really important to know that density will give a fabric its strength. Light fabrics have around 130 gsm, while the more rigid and resilient ones are heavier, with 300 gsm.
What does gsm mean?
Gsm = gram per square meter – a measurement unit for the weight of textiles. This weight will give you information about thickness and density.
Some products have an inner layer. The inner fabric is usually thinner and made out of cotton, satin cotton or silk.
Eco-friendly fabrics have become the standard in recent years. OEKO-TEX® certifications can help out aligning a brand with its environmental statement in a marketing campaign.
More and more often, companies requests for personalized bag models made from natural, ecological materials. OEKO-TEX® certifications can be an explicit confirmation of the brand`s environmental policies.