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  1. Choosing Satin Fabrics

    Choosing Satin Fabrics
    Satin Fabric is one of the most common fabrics there is, I think everyone has heard the word. However, there are so many different types it can be hard to know which is right for your project. Here at Calico Laine, we offer a wide variety of satin fabrics to suit every project and budget. Satin is a luxurious polyester...
  2. The Origin of Satin Fabric

    Satin Fabric first became popular in the middle ages in China. The cloth is named after the port where it was originated, Zaitum. Satin was considered a luxury item which was used for commercial trading purposes throughout China and the Arab world during the 12th century. The fabric didn't become popular throughout Europe until the 14th century. Satin Fabric was reserved for royalty and...
  3. Satin Fabrics for party outfits

    With Christmas just around the corner, it is definitely party season with parties happening all over the place for Christmas and New Year. It is the perfect time to be dressmaking using Satin Fabrics to make yourself a unique outfit for the work Christmas Do or even a Christmas Day shindig. Satin Fabric is a luxurious fabric which has a glossy...
  4. Satin Fabrics at Calico Laine

    Here at Calico Laine, we stock many different kinds of fabrics and one of our best sellers is undoubtedly our huge range of Satin Fabrics. These gorgeous cloths are favoured for their shiny, lustrous finishes and are sought after for all sorts of reasons, including bridal wear, bridesmaid gowns, prom dresses and much more. To offer a little history on...
  5. Reversible Satin Fabric for special occasion wear

    Satin Fabric is always a popular material to use for special occasion outfits and will probably continue to be popular for this use for years to come. There are a number of different satins available on the market including duchess satin and stretch satin for structured dresses that need a bit of body to them; to silk touch satin which...
  6. Satin Fabrics for evening wear

    It's unbelievable how many different things you can make with a little imagination, a splash of creativity and a length of satin. Satin Fabrics are most commonly used in the manufacturing of clothing; dresses, nightwear, lingerie, blouses and evening gowns. Matte satin fabrics are particularly popular for wedding dresses and girls looking for a classic, chic prom dress. Here at Calico...
  7. Satin Fabric for Christmas plays

    Our economy satins make for great costumes whilst sticking to a budget. It is that time of year when all the school children are taking part in school nativities and plays for the festive season. We often have parents and teachers visiting our retail store and online shop looking for fabric to create costumes for the play and as...
  8. Satin Fabric

    Choosing the right fabric for a prom, evening or wedding dress is a very critical aspect of making them yourself. There is so much choice, especially here at Calico Laine, I always think the best way to pick is to get rid of any fabric that may be uncomfortable, or not fitting to the season you'll be wearing it in. I...
  9. Satin Fabric - Economy Satin for school plays

    It is the beginning of September and unfortunately the end of summer has come round and it is now time for the kids to go back to school. Before we know it, it will be time for Christmas and the kids will all be starring in their nativity and Christmas plays. We often get asked by schools for fabrics to...
  10. Satin Fabric - Oscar De La Renta Creations

    This week saw the sad passing of fashion's biggest names Oscar De La Renta after a long battle with cancer. Dominican Republic born Oscar worked with names such as Lanvin and Balenciaga when he was younger before setting up his own New York based label in the sixties. A favourite with socialites, models and first ladies his designs were fun...

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