Poplin is a thin cotton fabric with cool and dry hand, it is shiny, compact but soft. Nowadays it is a very compact and durable fabric although fine, light, made of different yarns, cotton, silk and man-made fibers, often in blends. Yarns are extremely thin, twisted, mercerized, and result in a fresh tissue, for lack of hair, and smooth. Poplin is suitable for clothes and linen and it is the main fabric for the manufacturing of men's shirts. It used to be only white, then pastel color and, in order to satisfy fashion needs, it is now produced also in bright colors.