Lyocell (Tencel)® - The New Age Fibre Tencel® is a cellulose fibre made from Eucalyptus trees grown on certified sustainable farms. The very fine internal fibre structure of Lyocell (Tencel)® offers exceptional moisture transport, storage and drying capabilities. It's extremely smooth surface feels very soft and pleasant to the skin. Tencel® is used as the middle layer of our Tri-Layer sock collections where aerobic activities require very effective moisture management capabilities. Water, most vital for life, is managed uniquely by Lyocell (Tencel)®’s properties Lyocell (Tencel)® absorbs excess liquid and quickly releases it again into the atmosphere. The true nature of Lyocell (Tencel)® can be found in this perfect interaction. If that does not constitute the dawning of a new age, then what does? Fibrils are the key to the performance and possibilities of Lyocell (Tencel)®. Fibrils are tiny components (little "hairs") which make up the fiber. The unique structure of the fibrils allows the production of textiles which, until now, could only...
Lycra® or elastane is a synthetic fibre (Nylon) known for its exceptional elasticity and elastic memory. Lycra® content in Lorpen socks typically range from 5 to 10%. Lycra keeps our socks snug and in place.