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Modal Satin

What is Modal Satin fabric? 

  • Modal Satin is a semi-synthetic fabric that is created from the pulp of beech trees.
  • It is a type of rayon that is also a plant-based textile, however, modal satin is much more durable.
  • It is often blended with fibers like spandex and cotton to give extra strength.
  • Modal satin is considered a luxurious fabric due to its soft touch and high cost. 
Modal Satin Fabric

History

  • It was basically developed in Japan during the 1950s.
  • However, currently, most of the modal satin is manufactured by an Australian company “Lenzing AG”, which comprises a trademark for the fabric
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What Makes it Stand Out

Stretchy

The property of flexibility makes Modal satin ideal for making athletic wear.

Soft

It gives a great amount of softness which is why it is used for making nightwear and bedsheets.

Absorbent

Micropores within the fabric make it absorb water and sweat 50% more efficiently than cotton

Durable

Due to the long fibers and tight weave, modal has a very strong nature.

Drape

Just like rayon or any other silk alternatives, modal gives a beautiful draping appearance which is used for decoration. 

Eco-friendly

Modal satin is created from regenerative plants which involves less usage of chemicals. 

Color fasting

Modal Satin absorbs dye in warm water and does not bleed during the laundering process.

Creasing

It stays smooth and soft with less ironing and resists wrinkles. 

Application & Usage

Clothing

T-shirts, blouses, pajamas, etc.

Accessories

Stoles, etc.

Home-furnishing

Bedsheets, curtains, towels, etc.

How To Judge the Authenticity of Modal Satin

  • Modal Satin has a shiny top surface with a tarnishing appearance on the other. 
  • When wet, modal satin does not lose its shape. 
Modal Satin

Care Instructions

  • Modal Satin can be washed in any water temperature, however, cold water is perfect. 
  • It is not compulsory to dry clean the fabric.
  • Do not apply chlorine based-bleach as it will weaken the fabric, use oxygen based-bleach. 
  • To avoid wrinkling do not let clothes stay in the dryer for a much longer period, hang up immediately. 
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