When it comes to underwear, hemp has got you covered! Knickers, pants, boxers, underpants, panties, trunks, briefs – there are lots of words for underwear, and they are undoubtedly an essential item in everyone’s wardrobe. Underwear is perhaps our most-worn item of clothing. They are the items that we use every day and therefore we all want our underwear to be good quality, reliable and comfortable. With hemp underwear, you can have all of this, and make a difference to the health of our planet as well!
The most popular choice of material for mens or womens underwear is cotton, or a mix of cotton and synthetic fibres, but we’re here to tell you that there is another even better option for underwear; hemp! Hemp underwear is made from hemp fabric, this can be either 100% hemp or often a mix of hemp and organic cotton. Hemp fabric is created by using natural fibres from the industrial hemp plant, woven or knitted together to form a fabric similar to cotton or linen. Gone are the days of the rough scratchy textiles that used to be associated with hemp, modern day hemp fabrics are just as soft as cotton, with a wide range of benefits that cotton lacks.
Read on below to discover 7 reasons to make the switch to hemp underwear.