Premium cotton fabrics still expertly crafted for outdoor life
DUUTON® cotton textiles represent the finest quality cotton fabrics specially created for outdoor performance and for improved protection against the elements.
All DUUTON® fabrics are made from 100% of the finest cotton and are woven with precision accuracy for a consistently reliable uniform weave, forming a tight barrier against a diverse range of climatic conditions. DUUTON® cotton forms a natural and comfortable protection for dependable outdoor use.
Available in 200g, 240g and 270g weights, DUUTON® cottons are designed to be breathable, durable, comfortable and weatherproof.
Both classic DUUTON® cotton and Duuton®3 cotton fabrics also feature a special hydrophobic Durable Water Repellent (DWR) treatment which repels water and creates a finish for water to 'bead off' the fabric surface.
DUUTON® performance fabrics have excellent tear strength, color fastness, breathability and dimensional stability (for reliability after use and washing).
Being 100% premium cotton, DUUTON® textiles are rustle-free and comfortable (and comfortable next to the skin) with improved drapeability and luxury. Without the requirement for ongoing maintenance or the need for oils or waxes DUUTON® fabrics remain fully breathable.
All expertly spun, twisted, woven and dyed in Western Europe.
The DUUTON® pedigree
Cutting edge technology and premium materials are used to create the finest outdoor cotton fabrics for everyday outdoor wear, serious outdoor pursuits and extreme travel.
Duuton®3 weatherproof cotton
Duuton3 is a special high density 100% cotton textile, designed for durability and comfort, and protection from the wind, rain, snow and sun. Representing our current generation of the finest cotton textile designed specifically for hard outdoor use and extreme pursuits, Duuton3 continues to provide adventurers with ‘Naturally Comfortable Weatherproof Protection’.™
Made from the finest cotton - available from only around 2% of the world's cotton crop - the extra-long staple (ELS) cotton fibres are carefully spun to form extra strong and durable yarns. A special high density weave then creates a modern technical performance fabric which is reassuringly tough, while remaining fully breathable, silent and comfortable.
The quality and lustre of the fine and smooth weave of a superior ELS cotton fabric can be seen and felt; the superior appearance and feel represents a true premium textile. The longer the fibres, the finer the yarn, which in turn creates smoother and stronger fabric. The DUUTON® label on any garment is a recognizable sign of quality.
DUUTON® outerwear cotton
A full range of swing-tickets, woven textile badging and POS support merchandise is available.
Use DUUTON® in your next range of clothing
Our Classic DUUTON® plain weave range of weather tough outerwear cotton fabrics use long staple yarns with high thread counts to produce a luxury drape with excellent color fastness, dimensional stability and are treated with our special DWR finish. 17× stock colors; 200g and 240g. Our specialized outdoor pursuits high-density extra long staple yarn Duuton3 fabric is available in 17× standard stock colors in 200g and 240g; and 8× standard stock colors in 270g.
"[Duuton3 is] a fantastically reliable, versatile and tough textile, it consistently delivers perfect all-round, everyday, yearlong outdoor performance and is our established first choice for trekking and travel garments."