• Jan 19

All About Cotton Sateen

Cotton Sateen is a personal favourite of mine, I just love the way it holds structure, comes in so many beautiful and bright prints and it's so easy to care for. I don't need to iron my outfits every time I want to wear them and they just seem to last forever! 

From workwear to a dress for the races, Cotton Sateen is a versatile fabric that we are sure you'll love. 

What are some of the benefits of Cotton Sateen?

  • Soft and Glossy
  • Low Maintenance
  • Machine Washable
  • Easy to sew
  • Holds pleats and folds
  • Hypoallergenic 
  • Wrinkle Resistant

What is Cotton Sateen best suited to?

  • Designs that have more structure 
  • Designs that make a bold statement 
  • Childrenswear
  • Blouses, Dresses, Skirts, Suits 

What are some tips for working with Cotton Sateen?

  • Use a fresh, regular size needle and straight stitch 
  • Pre-shrink your fabric first
  • If you need to smooth it out, opt for Steam rather than an Iron
  • Use an all purpose cotton or polycotton thread 
  • Hem recommendations plain, blindstitched or catch stitched. 

Where can I buy Cotton Sateen?

Our latest arrival of Cotton Sateen is a beautiful weight with a gorgeous range of colourful prints.

Shop the full range here:

Garment Inspiration: Ralph Lauren, EShakti, Diva Catwalk, Tommy Hilfiger