Satin: a type of thin shiny fabric used to make clothes and clothing.
There are so many natural satins that are made of silk and synthetic or semi-synthetic made of nylon and polyester. Satin is a fabric that has a glossy and matte side.
In fact, there is a device called a satin, which is essentially a machine used for polishing, that is, for sanding materials such as fabric, paper, etc.
It's basically a kind of special weave that gives softness and shine to a fabric. In addition to silk, satin weave can also be used on cotton or wool fabrics. Satin fabrics are used both for the manufacture of sheets and other household items such as robes, pajamas, pillowcases, etc., as well as for the manufacture of women's clothing amphibians, ie formal dresses, trousers, etc.