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April 11, 2002

I've always considered cotton to be somewhat one-dimensional and unyielding.

Huggable Cotton

Imagine my surprise this week when I discovered cotton's secret, soft, and totally squeezable side. Spun in Italy for an American company, Reynolds Cabana is a plush softy that is actually composed of 21 tiny strands tightly spun together.

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It may be as huggable as the Pillsbury Doughboy, but will this cotton blend survive wear and tear? We find out!
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