Cotton sateen fabric is a soft and smooth cloth with a subtle lustre. With a great number of valuable features, it is a surefire choice for dresses, blouses and skirts. Not surprisingly, it is a timeless trend that amazes and inspires.
This fabric is lightweight yet wear-resistant. Its tender smoothness feels nice against your skin and does not cause irritations or allergic reactions. Sateen is perfect at absorbing and wicking moisture, which means you'll feel comfortable both in summer and winter. Moreover, it doesn't wrinkle and its colours don't fade for a long time.
Today, cotton sateen is produced by various manufacturers from all around the world. However, the most luxurious designs are created by such European companies as:
- Hausammann (Switzerland),
- Carnet (Italy).
These brands annually update their collections in accordance with the current fashion trends. Next fashion season for cotton sateen fabrics is expected to be about the following prints:
- Polka dot,
Cotton fabrics are created in various weaves. Besides sateen, some of the most exquisite ones are twill, jersey knit, organdy, poplin, velvet, muslin, tulle and voile. Luxury cotton is only made of the most exclusive sorts, such as West Indian Sea Island cotton from Barbados, Supima from the US and Giza from Egypt. They are characterised by a long staple, which is renowned for making the fibres exceptionally fine, yet strong.
Some of the most luxury cotton fabrics are created by such famous Swiss, Italian and Austrian brands as HOH, Hausammann, Cotonificio Albini, Carnet and HOH. They are created out of jackets, trousers, tops, shirts, skirts and dresses.