Get the Scoop on How to Keep Cool During Hot Weather
Summer is on its way, and we are already feeling the heat, if early indications are anything to go by. Warmer weather comes with a complete wardrobe change, which the avid fashion lover will relish as an opportunity to add new designs to their summer clothing collection. With the heat most definitely on, it is crucial that you choose the right fabrics for your summer dresses and other outfits, so let’s take a look at cool summer fabrics that are perfect for summer clothing.
Cotton is a popular type of fabric and with good reason: it’s versatile, soft, durable (when high-quality), affordable and the best fabric for hot weather. It’s a tried-and-true favorite and often used to make summer clothing. Readily available and completely natural, good cotton will provide plenty of flexibility for any looks that you have in mind while also being light and airy enough to keep you cool. Cotton is the first choice on our checklist and is an obvious pick for any fabric lover.
So, now that you know that the importance of cotton as a fabric for summer, you’ll want to check out Tamsy’s latest collection of cotton fabric summer dresses. Including both printed and plain cotton, the designs are also summer-friendly with floral prints, a soothing color palette & everything to make your wardrobe summer-ready.
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Following hot on the heels of cotton is another natural fabric linen. Summer linen fabric is comfy and effortless to wear because of its light nature, which is great for those days when the sun would otherwise sap all your energy. Much like cotton, it is also very breathable and will keep you feeling refreshed no matter how long the day feels. Better yet, it is also easy to wash and dry, making it a very adaptable fabric, though bear in mind that linen is often prone to creasing, also known as “desirable wrinkles”.
It's no coincidence that as the weather gets warmer, linen clothing hits the shelves. Linen is also highly absorbent, gaining up to 20% of its dry weight in moisture without feeling damp to the touch. This makes linen ideal for sunny evenings and warm getaways, helping you to keep cool and avoid embarrassing sweat stains.
Derived from wood pulp and designed to be as comfortable and light as possible, rayon is a great choice for your summer holidays and can be used to make everything from shirts to dresses. In many cases, rayon is blended with other fabrics, such as nylon or polyester, to help ensure those fabrics have a slightly lighter touch and are more suitable for summer clothing as a result.
At Tamsy we offer multiple rayon dresses and tops that are suitable for your summer wardrobe. All the rayon clothes are comfortable to wear in warmer days because they are so lightweight and breathable so you can wear them from work to weekends and for the vacations too. Check out the latest dresses and welcome them home now.
Sheer fabrics are always a great option for the summer, and chiffon in summer can be used in so many ways to offer a splash of elegance while ensuring the heat doesn’t overwhelm the wearer. Ideal for dresses, and tops, it is also perfect for use in creating nightgowns and other evening wear to help with those uncomfortable summer nights. Chiffon, a light, airy and translucent fabric, is the ideal choice for sweltering summers.
Our chiffon summer fabric is available in several different colors and styles, so it is a great place to start browsing Tamsy.com. to find the one that’s right for you. However, our Chiffon summer fabric is always a good starting point.
Often blended with cotton to make a rugged yet lightweight material, jersey is an excellent choice for summer clothing as it won’t weigh the wearer down and is also extremely flexible. It offers excellent levels of comfort and frankly, that’s everything you need for summer loungewear.
Drapey and flexible, the jersey is one of the all-time best summer fabrics in hot weather. In addition to breezy dresses and classic tunics, summer jersey fabric is also a great choice for lightweight cover-ups and light layers for cooler summer nights.
Due to its strong nature,100% polyester snaps back into shape after extending. However, it has a bit of natural give to its fabric. This allows for freedom of movement while you are wearing polyester pieces of clothing. Mixed textures boost the qualities of numerous sorts of fibers in one fabric. Assuming you wear a polyester shirt on your morning run, the texture will draw the dampness of your perspiration away from your skin and out through the polyester.
Besides its minimal expense, the best quality of polyester is its simple easy maintenance. Obviously, if you intend to wear polyester, the question of comfort is key! On the range of texture delicate quality, polyester ranks somewhere close to cotton and cashmere. It feels light and luxurious against your skin. At Tamsy we have a variety of outfits made of polyester that feels lightweight and comfy. They are easy to wear and maintain, so check out the latest designs of Dresses, tops, trousers and much more.
For any situation in which perspiration is a possibility, you might like to try a summer-weight wool fabric. While Cashmere is typically better known as a winter fabric, it has some great warm weather benefits as well:
- Moisture-wicking: Absorbs perspiration and expels it in the form of vapor.
- Regulates body temperature: This breathable fabric lets air pass through so you’re not wearing a shirt that simply converts body heat to moisture.
- Odor-resistant: Its natural antibacterial properties help keep bacteria at bay, which can help prevent odor.
Cashmere is worthy mention because it is a woven fabric. While it’s more delicate than wool it is a heavier option than linen fabric in summer. A lightweight cashmere cotton-blend sweatshirt is incredibly pleasant in the shade on a warm day and transitions well to an air-conditioned room.
So, there you have it! The best material for summer will ensure that you stay cool as the weather gets warmer. With these summer fabrics, you can add to your summer wardrobe while staying comfortable, whether you’re enjoying the sun at home or living it up on holiday.
Check out Tamsy’s summer dresses, in vibrant hues and easy designs and effortless kaftans tops, nightwear and more that will keep you comfortable on workdays as well as on weekends or vacations. To keep you updated we post latest styles and collection on our Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest, we also post our latest styles & suggestion on TikTok. Explore us and shop something exciting for yourself.