Our Materials

A comfortable garment starts with the quality and texture of the fabric.

At Engle Roberts we are all about simplifying the lives of the modern, multi-faceted woman. With that, our focus when sourcing our luxurious materials is on comfort and ease of care.

All of our material are sourced from Japan, Italy and the U.S. Almost all of our fabrics and fabrications can be washed (gently) but it's important to follow our washing instructions in order to preserve the quality of the garment.

Learn more about our fabrics below

French Twill

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

Sourced in the USA, our French Twill is domestically sourced and made from 100% cotton. This fabric gets better with wear. To care for our French Twill items, wash by hand or in a washing machine. Line dry to limit shrinkage.

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Japanese BTL Voile

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

Sourced from our Japanese mill, our signature Better Than Linen ("BTL") Voile fabric is made from 60% triacetate and 40% polyester. Our BTL Voile looks and acts just like linen without all of the headaches (no wrinkles!). Items made from our Japanese BTL Voile can be machine or hand washed in cold and hung to dry.

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Japanese Crepe

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

Our crepe fabric is 100% polyester sourced from our Japanese mill. It has a fluid drape, built-in stretch and can easily be considered a four-season fabric. This is our most delicate fabric; you can either hand wash, machine wash or dry clean. If you do machine wash our Japanese Crepe garments, wash in cold on delicate or hand wash cycle. Placing the items in a mesh laundry bag can also protect them from snagging in the washing machine. Line dry and it will be good as new.

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Laundered BTS

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

Sourced from our Japanese mill, our signature Better Than Silk (“BTS”) fabric is made from 100% polyester. Our Laundered BTS drapes and feels just like silk without all of the drama. Hand or machine wash in cold and line dry.

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Italian Travel Tech

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

This miracle fabric was developed specifically for us by our Italian mill. This fabric is made from 100% polyester with an air dried finish, giving it the properties of a cotton poplin (minus the need for pressing - yippee!!! no ironing!).Items made from our Italian Travel Tech can be machine or hand washed in cold and hung to dry.

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Stretch Cady

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

Sourced from our Japanese mill, our stretch cady is made up of 95% polyester and 5% spandex. Our Stretch Cady drapes beautifully and has a luxurious hand. Wash on delicate and lay flat to dry or dry cleaning recommended.

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Stretch Ponte

  • wash by hand
  • machine wash
  • hang dry

From the USA, our compacted stretch ponte is made with 68% rayon, 27% nylon, 5% spandex. Hand or machine (on delicate) wash in cold and lay to dry. Please be sure to use a gentle fine-washables detergent.

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