Difference between silk and satin dresses?

difference between silk and satin dresses

What is the difference between silk and satin dresses? Can you customize a gown in silk fabric?

Silk and satin fabrics are smooth and soft. They can used in many forms because of their smoothie texture and easily available in the market. Although they share similar texture and look , they possess a big difference between silk and satin dresses.

Silk is a natural protein fiber, some forms of which can be woven into textiles. The best-known silk is obtained from the cocoons of the larvae of the mulberry silkworm. Some of the main characteristics which makes it different from all the other fabrics are:

  • Extremely durable natural fiber.
  • Light and comfortable clothes because of low density.
  • Shimmers and shines.
  • Good affinity to dye.

Where as Satin is a artificial fabric. Satin can be produced from many types of materials like silk, nylon and polyester. A satin fabric tends to have a high luster because of the high number of floats on the fabric.

On comparing it is noticed that silk shares more strength as compared to satin fabric .Because of this silk is more durable as compared to satin and satin is more delicate and it needs some special care for maintenance.

Yes we can customize dresses as according to your demands. We can customize dresses in any fabric you want. As we are open to customization you can also suggest your idea/pattern for the dress and we have many different color for you. Just contact us for your requirement we will do our best to customize your gown.

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