Seersucker fabric & what all can be done with it.
By BUD for Fabrics-textiles.com
Seersucker Fabric & what all can be done with it:
Seersucker fabric was first made in India, but today it is most popular in the American South. Because seersucker is fabric made by slack-tension weave, it has a crinkled feel to it. This crinkle helps keep the seersucker fabric off of the skin, creating an area between the skin and the fabric that helps facilitate improved heat dissipation and promotes greater air circulation. Most seersucker fabric is made from cotton. This ensures that the fabric will be even softer, more absorbent, and cooler. This makes seersucker fabric one of the perfect summertime fabrics. Making clothes out of seersucker fabric will help your family stay cool during the summer. And since the fabric has an intentional crinkle to it, you don’t have to iron the fabric. It’s supposed to look a little wrinkled anyway.
If you live in an area that has hot summers, then you’ll want to think about some of the clothes and other items that you can make out of seersucker fabric to help keep yourself and your family cool. There are lots of things that can be made out of seersucker fabric. Suits, shirts, curtains, shorts, shirts, and robes are common items that can be made out of seersucker fabric. The seersucker fabric can come in a variety of colors. Commonly the fabric is striped with two or more colors. Because of the many possible color combinations, you can make cloth items from seersucker fabric that suit your personal taste and be appropriate for most non-formal occasions.
Clothing can be made out of seersucker fabric in the same way that you would make them out of other fabrics. But, because of the styles that are commonly used when making clothes out of seersucker fabric, most seersucker shirts are button-up. This doesn’t mean that you couldn’t make a pullover shirt out of seersucker, or that pullover shirts made out of seersucker fabric aren’t available on the market. It’s just more common for the style to lean towards button-up shirts.
Drape and curtains that are made out of seersucker fabric work well in warm places, especially when you want to leave the window open to let in a breeze. Because the fabric is very light, you can use curtains in your window to block some light and to get a little more privacy in your house, but a breeze will be able to blow the curtains around a little. The light seersucker fabric won’t hang heavily, preventing the breeze from coming through the window.
Seersucker fabric can be bought at most fabric stores. You can also order seersucker fabric from online retailers. It is an inexpensive fabric that takes a lot of time to manufacture, though, so don’t be surprised if you have to do a little digging to find the exact color of seersucker fabric that you want. A lot of stores only carry a couple of different types of seersucker fabric because the profit margin isn’t very high for it. With just a little work, though, you’ll be able to find the fabric that you want so that you’ll be able to make light summer items for your family.