The HumBird [ Merino x Tencel Collection ] is made with jersey fabric that has 47.5% Merino EXP, 47.5% Tencel*, and 5% spandex. The lightweight MxT is approx. 180gsm (grams per meter) and is an ideal material to use for year-round lightweight comfort. The midweight MxT is a double knit ponte fabric and is approx. 280gsm. It is an ideal material for fall through spring.
Both Merino and Tencel™ (aka Lyocell) are known for their breathability, moisture management, anti-bacterial properties and for being gentle on the skin. These materials are combined together to make an outstanding fabric that is comfy and environmentally responsible.
* Tencel is a registered trademark and is used here pending licensing.
Merino-spandex jersey is made from GOTS certified merino wool yarn and is approx. 235gsm, an ideal weight for year around comfort.