I'm looking for eco-friendly fabrics that are manufactured in the US, perhaps those that are manufactured with a closed loop,made out of domestic raw materials.
Some of the fabrics that I'd be interested in included:
Peace Silk (I know it's mainly produced in India.)
Wool (Found Vermont Organic Fiber Company, but would consider others.)
Bamboo blend, Chitosan, Modal blend or Lenpur (for suiting tops)
Most of the tops will be woven, not knit. If you can suggest other fabrics based on drape, that would be helpful too. Some of these fabrics I've chosen based on properties other than drape. Therefore, I'm not certain that they will be the best for what I need.
I'm looking for fabrics for all seasons right now since I'm looking to use the cost of these fabrics to do financial projections for my line. If you work for a textile wholesaler, I'd love swatches if you can send some you think would be helpful.
Thank you all in advance!