The Self Cleaning Water Proof T-Shirt – Silic

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Are you a lazy lamb, who gets irritated when it comes to cleaning the clothes? Or you feel annoyed when a glass full of juice pour off on your favorite T-Shirt? Well, this team from San Francisco, CA USA has designed a solution for you guys. The shirt is specially stitched with superhydrophobic nanotechnology, which uses microscopic structures to repel water-based liquids by forming a layer of air between the fabric and liquid molecules. This causes the liquid to runoff into a 150 degree sphere and roll right off the shirt, avoiding unwanted stains. Even if you sweat, wearing a Silic shirt, the liquid evaporates into the air instead of into the fabric.

NeverWet – a chemical spray being used in the market to make any clothe waterproof in an alternate to buy Silic. But the Silic-team claims, NeverWet contains cancer causing chemicals. The designing of the shirt is being done by Vera Want, one of the famous fashion designer in based in New York, USA. Starting shipment in May 2014, silic is expected to gain a huge market share, as the founder claims he has already been contacted by number of retailers in the fabric industry.

Water Proof T-shirt

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