Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Their down jackets are worn not only in Russia but also in the USA, Canada, Scandinavia (Sweden, Finland, Norway), South Korea, India, Slovenia, Chile, Latvia and even in Israel. We have a unique chance to see how they are produced.

Production of Down Jackets

No other material can be compared with down, neither according to its weight nor to its transport capacity.

Production of Down Jackets

In the shop

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

They apply special membranous material. The ready clothing can only be washed, dry-cleaning is not allowed.

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Goose down is cut off from an alive bird.

Production of Down Jackets

Test laboratory

Production of Down Jackets

The down is pressed and then it must rise up to the necessary level. That’s how it is tested.

Production of Down Jackets

This very characteristic, “Fill Power”, is the main feature of quality determination. Max. content of down is 93%.

Production of Down Jackets

Production. Hands and experience – the only things they need.

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Jacket cover consists of 300-800 details. They leave special holes through which they fill the clothes with down. There are no through seams, a needle never pierces the fabric through.

Production of Down Jackets

Down shop. First collars are taped.

Production of Down Jackets

Then special sacks are filled with down and then put into jackets. So feathers will never appear on the jacket surface.

Production of Down Jackets

Goose down made in Russia is used. It undergoes 18 stages of processing.

Production of Down Jackets

Eider down jackets are made individually. Such a jacket costs more than 150 000 rubles (5 000 USD).

Production of Down Jackets

Annually 4 tons of eider down is collected around the world. 1 kg costs 2 thousand euros if bought by wholesale. Each jacket demands 450 g. Thus 9 thousand of jackets can be made each year.

Production of Down Jackets

As opposed to goose down eider gown does not scatter in the air if a jacket is cut, for example.

Production of Down Jackets

Down is lighter and warmer but it’s not ideal. Such clothes cannot be worn in places with high humidity.

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Pressure air is the best way to get rid of the down.

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Final cleaning of jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production department. Here new models appear.

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Production of Down Jackets

Ready jackets

Production of Down Jackets

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3 thoughts on “Production of Down Jackets”

  1. Excellent clothes that are not made in China. How excellent is that.

    Over here (Australia) I don’t think we have single local manufacturer of clothes left.

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