The ultimate quilting-weight cotton, 100% organic cotton sateen offers a very soft, smooth hand and subtle sheen with excellent color detail. Easy to sew with a beautiful drape, this fabric is a sophisticated choice for both home decor and apparel, from table linens and curtains to dresses, shirting and ties. Organic Cotton Sateen is our top pick for elegant quilts that feature fine detail, while it also shows versatility in applications such as lampshades, baby bonnets and eye masks.

Specifications

Color Optic White
Uses Craft Projects, Lining for Bags & Apparel, Home & Wedding Décor, Soft Accessories
Care

Machine wash cool on a gentle/delicate setting, using phosphate-free detergent. Machine dry on a low temperature setting. Iron on the reverse side of the fabric. Dry clean if preferred. Woven fabrics may experience fraying when washed. We recommend serging or stay-stitching ¼ to ½ inch from the cut edge or using a delicates bag when pre-washing.

Country of Origin China
Printing Single-sided, digitally printed in the US using eco-friendly, water-based inks.
Fabric Width 59 inches (147 cm)
Printable Width 56 inches (142 cm)
Weight 3.8 oz/square yard (130 gsm)
Content
100% Organic Cotton
Construction Woven, Sateen Weave
Estimated Shrinkage

1-4% length and 3-4% width. Some shrinkage may occur during the print process and/or when washed. Pre-washing your fabric is recommended for most projects.

Abrasion Resistance

Wyzenbeek (Cotton Duck Abradant)
6,000 double rubs

Martindale
25,000 double rubs
Pilling Resistance
(1=Severe Pilling, 5=No Pilling)

 5

Crocking
(1=High Degree of Color Transfer, 5=No Color Transfer)

Dry: 
Exceeds 3.5 (AATCC TM 8)

Wet: 
Exceeds 3.5 (AATCC TM 8)

Lightfastness
(1=High Degree of Fading, 5=No Fading)

40 hrs - 5 (AATCC TM 16.3)
60 hrs - 5 (AATCC TM 16.3)

Thread Count 220

 

Sewing Recommendations

Needle Type Universal
Needle Size 70, 75 (10, 11)
Thread Size 25, 27, 30
Stitching 10-14 per inch (4-6 per cm)
Thread Type 100% Cotton All-Purpose

 

Specifications and recommendations are subject to change.

 

Organic Cotton Sateen

Care Instructions