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Sulphur Yellow Cotton Sateen - $10.00 - pieces



Cotton sateen is characterized by “an irregular twill weave in which the satin effect is produced by predominant weft threads” (Montgomery). Examples of cotton “sateen” or “drab de coton” appear in the 1786 Hilton manuscript, which says that “many are exported dyed and a few printed.” The color name "sulphur yellow shows up as early as 1798 being described as a greenish yellow.

  • Our medium weight cotton sateen is a Time Traveling fabric that is smooth and lustrous, making it perfect for 19th and early 20th century corsets, 19th through modern garments such as dresses, skirts, jackets, trousers as well as linings.
  • 100% Japanese Cotton 58 Inches Wide.