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All the fabrics have been chosen because they provide real protection against the elements while creating a comfort zone inside the garment.

The best suited for the uses shown !
Each has its own strengths, because every professional activity is specific and requires custom made clothing! Flexibility, durability, insulation! Our fabric range matches the very individual expectations of every worker.
On the cutting edge of innovation : Leader in our market, we develop highly technical exclusive fabrics that are precursors when it comes to performance, safety and comfort. New techniques have been implemented for the good of users and the environment!

Fabric composition: We “jealously” guard the secrets of our fabrics! Some have been used exclusively by Guy Cotten for decades: Nylpeche fabric, Cap-Coz fabric, etc.

All our fabrics have been chosen because they provide real weather protection, while remaining comfortable inside. Associated with “good fabrics”, we take great care and are pragmatic in the making of our garments, which is what makes them reliable no matter what the weather is like!

Fabric waterproofness: It is measured by the water pressure required to make water permeabilize the fabric, we talk about water column. The higher the water column, the more waterproof the fabric is.

Breathability: It is the capacity of a fabric to evacuate water vapour, either condensation or perspiration. It can be measured:

  • Either by RET (Resistance-Evaporation-Transmission). The gradations are as follows:

- RET<6: Extremely breathable fabric

- RET between 6 and 12: Highly breathable

- Ret between 12 and 20: Moderately breathable

- Ret between 20 and 40: Not very breathable.

- Ret>40: Not breathable

  • Or by the MVTR (Moisture Vapour Transmission Rate). It calculates the quantity of water in the form of Vapour that the fabric allows to evacuate in 24 hours. The higher the value, the more breathable the fabric is.

- MTVR<5000: Fabric with low breathability

- MTVR between 5000 and 10000: Breathable

- MTVR between 10000 and 20000: Highly breathable

- MTVR between 20000 and 30000: Very good breathability

- MTVR>30 000: Extremely breathable

Oeko Tex certification: this is the guarantee that the fabric is free of harmful substances.

All these weights mean + or – 10%

ACTIV Fabric

Stretch fabric that is a joy to wear next to your skin. Stretch fleece with a structure that keeps air inside the garment, making it an excellent insulator. Breathable fabric, keeping you dry even when you perspire. Dries very quickly. Composition: Polyester 93% - 7% Elasthanne. Total weight:  : 230g/m².


Resistant and pleasant, polyamide with microporous and breathable single-sided coating. Composition: Polyester 70% - 30% PU. Total weight: 195 g/m²
Waterproofness: +10 m water column. Breathability:  RET = 18 (evaporative transfer).

BLOCK Fabric

Thick and highly resistant, this high-frequency weld fabric par excellence is used to make top quality waterproof bags. Double-sided PVC coating. Composition: Polyester 20%. PVC Coating 80%. Total weight: 850 g/m².

C130 Fabric

Breathable and waterproof fabric. Waterproofing: 20 m water colum. Moisture permeability: 20000 g/m²/24h.  62% polyamide - 38% Polyester - PU coating. Total weight: 125g/m². - Breathability: MTVR - 25000.

CAP COZ Fabric

Supple and very tough. Coated on one side. A proven fabric delivering maximum comfort. The generous outer coating makes it very strong and entirely waterproof, while allowing great fl exibility. It also stands up very well to temperature variations. The interior jersey is pleasant to the touch, provides thermal insulation and reduces condensation. Composition: Polyester 23% - PVC Coating 1 side 77%. Total weight: 480 g/m2Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

CC250 Fabric

Excellent windproof protection, breathable, hydrophobic treatment. Laminated "rip stop" Fleece. Oeko Tex label (without harmful substances).- 95% polyester - 5% PU.  Total weight : 250g / m² 


Tear resistant. Double-sided coating. PVC coated fabric on 2 sides on backing. Extremely long-lasting. Tough and cheap. Composition: Polyester 20% - PVC Coating 80%. Total weight: 460 g/m².

C130 Fabric

Light, extremely breathable and waterproof fabric.  Breathability: 20000 g/m²/24h. Composition: Support 62% Polyamide - 38% Polyester - Coated PU.  Total weight: 125g / m² - Waterproofness: 20m water column. Breathability: MTVR - 25000


Heavy duty and breathable
1/ Central part in 3 layers:
• 2 layers are connected
• An “intelligent” non-porous molecular membrane: When body temperature rises, the membrane’s intermolecular space increases, helping moisture escape faster. Since it is not made of ordinary pores, it remains wind and waterproof. This is even the case when it is stretched considerably and subjected to the toughest wear.
• A microporous coating increases its resistance to wind and water even further.
2/ Very hard wearing outer fabric standing up to all sorts of hostile outdoor conditions (abrasion, tearing, etc.), protected with a high-performing water repellent and anti-stain treatment.
3/ Bonded interior lining. This saves the addition of an extra lining, making it high-performing, comfortable and long-lasting.
Waterproofness: 25 m water column. Breathability: MTVR<5000 (evaporative transfer). Composition : 76.5% polyamide, 23,5% polyurethane.Total weight 294 g/m².


Thick and highly resistant, this high-frequency weldable fabric par excellence is used to make excellent waterproof bags. Composition: Polyester 25% - double side PVC Coating 75%.Total weight: 680 g/m².


Smooth finish to facilitate the cleaning. Polyester based polyurethane film 300 microns (+/- 20%). Total weight: 360 g/m² (+/-20g/m²) - Food contact compliant. 


Supple. Generous coating on one side. Supple fabric with generous coating making it very resistant to oil, grease, and wear. Very tough and comfortable thanks to the interior textile. Composition: Polyester 9% - Coating: PVC on one side 91%. Total weight: 580 g/m². Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

G305 Fabric

Very supple. Coated on one side. The incredible flexibility of a coated high-performing textile. Polyester 16% - PVC coating 84%. Total weight: 305 g/m². Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.


Supple. Coated on one side. The flexibility of a coated high-performing textile. Polyester 20% - PVC coating 80%. Total weight: 320 g/m². Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.


A surprising compound made up of 5 layers for a width of only 0.5 mm. The outer/inner jersey guarantees makes the suit highly resistant. Two very thin layers of Titanium guarantees a first thermal barrier. This material is really extraordinary. It is hydrophobic (does not absorb moisture)! Composition: 86.5% neoprene - 13.5% Jersey.

FLOTATION Foam lining

Closed-cell, non-absorbent, high density PVC foam, highly resistant to compression. Flotation is guaranteed even after extended use.

LIGHT+ Fabric

High performance, breathable 3-layer fabric. Light+ is incredibly comfortable thanks to its lightness. During very physical activities, the high breathability of the fabric effectively reduces the amount of moisture inside the garment. 
Composition: 89% Polyamide - 11% Polyester - PU membrane - 100% Polyamide backing. Total weight: 100g/m². Breathability: 36000g/m²/24h. Waterproofness: 20000mm. 

NYLPECHE Fabric (exclusive quality)

Highly tear resistant. Double-sided coating. Designed and perfected for industrial fi shing, this fabric has been adopted by the majority of fi shermen throughout the world. The care taken with the coating whose composition
is of high quality, explains this fabric’s excellent resistance to variations in temperatures, as well as oils and grease. The technical characteristics of the Nylpêche fabric provide completely waterproof garments second to none for their strength and suppleness. Composition: polyester 31% - Coating: 69% PVC (Without overload) with a high quality composition. Total weight: 485 g/m² - Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

NYL+ Fabric

Gitane blue double-sided coating: 81 % PVC - 18 % Polyester - 1% PU - Total weight: 660 g/m2. Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

POL 24E Fabric

Supple, soft and bi-elastic fleece fabric. It has great thermal properties. Dries quickly. 90% polyester - 10% elasthane. Total weight 220g/m² 

POL 250 Fabric

The “velvet” finish creates pockets of air which retain body heat. Thick, warm and breathable, it is ideal for Outdoor sports. Dries quickly. 100% polyester. Total weight: 250 g/m² - Breathability: RET=12.

POL 350 Fabric

The “velvet” finish creates pockets of air which retain body heat. Dense, warm and breathable, it is ideal for Outdoor sports. Dries quickly. 100% polyester. Total weight: 350 g/m². Breathability: RET=10.

SOFTWEAR Fleece Fabric

Pleasant to the touch, with characteristic softness and flexibility. Ideal for day to day use. Polyester 100%. Total weight 240 g/m²


Very resistant and light. Generally associated with a warm lining, this fabric has proven itself over the years. Total weight 155 g/m² - Composition: 100% polyamide support - Polyurethane coat. Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET<20.


Combination of Cotton and Polyester with a water repellent finish. Water repellent cotton:  Cotton 33%. Polyester 67%. Total weight 250 g/m²


Extremely supple and light. Coated on one side. Polyester fabric (11%) coated with PVC on one side (89%),  Total weight 265 g/m² - Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.


Very supple and resistant. Coated on one side. An ideal compromise between weight and durability, it is perfectly suited to activities requiring suppleness and freedom of movement. Composition: Polyester 19% - PVC coating 81%. Total weight: 320 g/m² - Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

S 220 Fabric

Ribbed effect stretch fleece pullover. Dries quickly. Composition: 5% elastane, 95% Polyester. Total weight: 223 g/m²

STAR Fabric

Trendy and very technical. Composition: Polyamide 48% - Polyester 52%. Total weight: 123g/². Waterproofness: 20 m water column. Breathability MVTR: 20000g/m²/24h. (Moisture evacuation).  Total weight : 123g/²


Great flexibility. Single-sided coating. Flame-retardant fluorescent fabric according to EN 20471 (high visibility). Composition: Polyester 14%, PVC coating (86%). Total weight: 350g/m². Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.

420 Fabric

Resistant. Double-sided coating. Fabric coated on both sides. Its weight, toughness and suppleness make it a fabric with great strengths Composition: Polyester 25% - Coating: Double-sided PVC 75%. Total weight: 400/420 g m². - Waterproofness: More than 20m of water column - Breathability: RET>40.



95% bamboo viscose, 5% elastane  - Total Weight:180 g/m²


100% polyester - Total Weight: 68g/m² (±5%)

 ACRYLIC lining

70% acrylic - 30% polyester - Total Weight: 360 g/m²

NET lining

100% polyamide


100% polyester - Total Weight: 150 g/m² 


100% polyamide - Total Weight: 55 g/m² 


100% polyester - Total Weight: 120 g/m²


100% polyester - Total Weight: 300 g/m²

MESH lining

100% polyamide - Total Weight: 80 g/m² (±5%)

BLACK lining

82% PVC - 18% Polyester - Total Weight: 360g/m².


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