Sateen

Description : Sateen is a high lustre, soft fabric made of cotton (or sometimes rayon).
Fabrication : Sateen is made using satin weave, like other satins, but is characterised by the use of cotton or rayon, producing a softer surface than using other fibres.
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Dyes, color treatment and washing characteristics : Sateen may be bleached, dyed or printed.
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Cutting properties :
Sewing challenges : Because the fabric is so slippery, it is hard to make buttonholes.
Example creations : Baby blouse, Men's shirt, Victorian corset, Red jacket, Cocktail dress,
Uses worldwide :
Origins and history :
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