Satin is a cloth that typically has a glossy surface and a dull back. It is a warp-dominated weaving technique that forms a minimum number of inter woven a fabric lengths. If the lanyard material is formed with a satin weave using filament fibers such as silk, nylon, or polyester, the corresponding fabric is termed a "satin". If the yarns used are short-staple yarns such as cotton, the fabric formed is considered a sateen.
Lanyards made from A satin-woven fabric tend to have a high luster due to the high number of "floats" on the fabric. Floats are "missed", where the warp yarn lies on top of the weft yarn, or vice versa. The floats tend to make the fabric look glossier as well as give it a smoother "hand" in most cases.
Printing and Weaving your logo into a lanyard length becomes very easy when using Satin applique lanyards, due to the fine material weave and the soft finish it is possible to reproduce complex logo imprints onto this surface which are handy for large logo files and small print lanyards.
Satin is commonly used in apparel: satin baseball jackets, athletic shorts, Lanyards, women's lingerie, nightgowns, and evening gowns, but also in some men's boxer shorts, shirts and neckties, interior furnishing fabrics,Lanyards and upholstery, and bed sheets. It is also used in the production of pointe shoes for use in ballet.
Satin applique is an excellent material for weaving a logo into aswell. woven applique lanyards are brilliant when you want your logo to be displayed onto a lanyard for long periods of time. Woven applique lanyards are more durable than standard and are a lot tougher to place a logo onto.