The air light jacket achieves the warmth of down with just 500g.
- New material Kapok Achieves the warmth of down with just 500g
- 20 times the water pressure resistance of an umbrella! Plant-derived coating can be used in all weather!
- The "Farm to Fashion" model, which manages everything from the farm to the completion of the clothes, Achieves amazing cost performance!
Product Kapok, which is also the name of the brand
Using a special processing technology, Kapok is processed into a sheet and used as batting.
・Conventional down jacket - about 800g-1kg
・Kapok knot hooded jacket - about 500g
Surprisingly, it's much lighter than conventional down ! It's as light as a plastic bottle!
How warm is this ...?
*1 minute after wearing in 3 degree environment
It's obvious that Kapok Knot products are as warm as down
If conventional down gets wet in the rain, it must be dried for 1-2 days.
However, the Kapok Knot jacket
has a special 4-layer structure that makes it difficult for rain to soak in, and it has 20 times the water pressure resistance of an umbrella to repel water droplets.
>Maintains cold protection
▶︎Kapok cotton sheet processed with special technology
Kapok Knot products pass through the Kapok farm, Kapok processing factory, and sewing factory until they reach you. has been
Because of face-to-face exchangeswithout intervening other vendors,
we are able to provide this much product at this price is
▶︎Sewing factories who process some of our Kapok Knot products
▶︎Female staff working at a Kapok processing factory
Our brand, KAPOK KNOT, is a brand dedicated to kapok aiming to be the best in the world.
As the name suggests, it uses natural cotton derived from plants called Kapok. Kapok is mainly grown in Southeast Asia and is treated as a foliage plant in Japan.
The cotton produced by Kapok has attracted a great deal of attention for its highly functional and eco-friendly characteristics. Commercialization has been difficult so far
Therefore, it has been used for limited purposes such as life jacket stuffing and cushions .
Kapok's features are as follows
This ethical down kapok™ is light and warm
Kapok fiber is hollow inside,
it is said to be 1/8 the weight of cotton
This lightness makes a "500g jacket"
Kapok is plant-derived , so unlike synthetic polyester, it " breathes "
It has a function called moisture absorption heat generation that absorbs moisture and warms it, realizing both lightness and warmth. Due to these characteristics, kapok is also called "down that grows on trees" and "white silk cotton". Ethical Down Kapok™ is a sheet made by mixing this kapok with recycled polyester.
Kapok cotton refers to the cotton obtained from the nuts of Kapok.
Although it is plant-based, it does not use the tree itself,
no deforestation is required
As demand for kapok increases, employment creation and greening in Southeast Asiaand forest conservation cycles will be born.
Conventional down was made from waterfowl feathers. It is said that about 30 feathers are used in one down jacket.
There are several ways to collect feathers. It is also known as a method for collecting high-quality feathers.
Some companies have clearly adopted a method other than hand picking, but there are also companies that have not announced their method of collection. Kapok used in kapok knot products is derived from tree nuts, so there is no need to worry about that fact
*Male model (181cm, wide shoulders) Wearing LL size tight
*Female model (172cm, thin) wears L size tight eyes
*Since this is a sample and is different from the standard size, please use only the color as a reference
[ Material ]
Outer fabric: 100% recycled nylon
Insulation: 60% recycled polyester, Plant fiber (Kapok) 40%
Lining: 100% polyester
[Country of origin]
Made in China
Reviews from those who have worn the item are as follows.
※ Spacious size design You can enjoy coordinating without worrying about your body shape
・Those who want to wear the perfect size t14> Please choose with reference to the pink frame
・ Those who want to wear tight are
This product will be shipped directly from Kapok Japan Shipped separately from other products Shipment will take several business days from order
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