- Country of manufactureUkraine
Handkerchiefs man's 100% Fashion cotton in gift packing
Handkerchief — a piece of fabric or paper for cleaning of a nose. Besides the handkerchief can serve for cleaning in general, can be a subject of fashion or show carrier belonging to a certain group.
In the 2nd century in China there were paper handkerchiefs.
In the Middle Ages the handkerchief was a symbol of romantic love. Ladies attached it on a spear of the knight. The scarf had to remind the knight of the purpose of his participation in tournament — a victory in honor of the beloved.
In the 16th century handkerchiefs remained luxury and were used only by women of quality. They were decorated with lace or an embroidery and became impregnated with spirits (mouchoir de Venus).
In the east handkerchiefs were the privilege of princes who carried them under a belt. To throw a handkerchief towards the person (especially women) was gesture, confirming high respect. This tradition in Turkey remained till the 19th century.
In medieval Russia the handkerchief initially was called "utiralnik", unlike "fly", that is a usual scarf. Scarfs were made of the whole piece of the fabric which is cut off on width, from here and there was a word a fly. In the Domestic tyranny near the word the fly is used the term "vuschin" — from the word "narrow".
Cotton — the phytogenesis fiber covering cotton seeds When maturing a box of a cotton reveals. Fiber together with not separated seeds — cotton raw — gathers on hlopkopriyomny points from where it is sent to hlopkoochistitelny plant where there is a separation of fibers from seeds. Then division of fibers according to length follows: actually cotton-fiber — fibers more than 20 mm long, swelled (lint) — less than 20 mm, and subguns (delint) — less than 5 mm . From cotton produce fabrics, jersey, threads, vatu, etc. Down and subguns of cotton films, varnishes, etc. apply in chemical industry as raw materials to production of artificial fiber and threads,  Cotton — the major cheapest and widespread vegetable fiber . It is thin, strong, hygroscopic.