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How does Crepe fabric behave in hot and humid temperatures?

Hi everyone,

I hope you are all doing great. I am planning a summer vacation to a tropical destination and I am wondering how Crepe fabric would perform in hot and humid temperatures. I love Crepe fabric for its flowy and soft texture but I am worried if it will be comfortable and breathable in such weather conditions.

Has anyone worn Crepe fabric in hot and humid climates before? How did it feel? Did it make you sweat excessively or did it feel cool and comfortable? I don't want to feel uncomfortable or sticky during my vacation and I want to make sure I pack the right clothes.

I would really appreciate any advice or suggestions you might have. Thank you in advance!

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Hey there,

I've worn a crepe skirt on a hot and humid day, and I found that it behaved well even in extreme weather. The fabric felt soft and didn't cling to my skin, and the skirt had a loose fit, so it didn't cause any discomfort while wearing it.

I think crepe fabric is great for hot and humid weather. But, again, the quality of the fabric is essential. I would advise you to look for lightweight crepe fabrics that are stretchy and have moisture-wicking properties. If you choose such fabric, you'll enjoy breathable and comfortable clothing no matter how hot and humid the weather becomes.

Hope this helps you!


Hi there!

I have had some personal experience wearing Crepe fabric in hot and humid temperatures and I would say it depends on the quality of the fabric. I have worn some Crepe fabric that felt light and breathable, and others that felt heavy and suffocating.

If you are looking for Crepe fabric that will perform well in hot and humid weather, I would suggest looking for a fabric that is lightweight and has some stretch to it. These types of Crepe fabrics tend to be more breathable and will move with you as you sweat, rather than sticking to your skin.

Another tip is to choose clothes that are loose-fitting and not too tight. Clothes that are too tight can create friction with your skin which can be uncomfortable in hot and humid weather. I find that loose-fitting clothes made from Crepe fabric can still look elegant and stylish.

Overall, I think Crepe fabric can be a good option for hot and humid weather if you choose the right quality fabric and style. I hope this helps!


Hello everyone,

I had a pleasant experience wearing a crepe dress in hot and humid weather. The fabric was soft, breathable, and light, which made it comfortable to wear throughout the day. Although the dress clung to my body slightly, it wasn't tight or constricting in any way, so I never felt too hot or uncomfortable.

One trick that might help with the stickiness factor is to use a bit of talcum powder or a similar product under your clothes. This will help to prevent the fabric from sticking to your skin.

I think crepe fabric is ideal for a summer holiday in a hot and humid location. It is versatile and comes in many different styles, so you can find something that suits your taste and style. Just make sure you pick crepe fabric made of natural materials, including cotton and silk, which will allow for comfortable breathability.

Overall, I would advise anyone planning on traveling to a hot and humid location to give crepe fabric a try. It can be a fantastic option if you pick the right fabric and style.


Hi everyone,

I've had a great experience wearing crepe fabric in hot and humid weather. I find the fabric to be more breathable and moisture-wicking than some other synthetic textiles. The crepe fabric is characterized by its subtle crinkled or slightly puckered appearance, which makes it incredibly light and airy.

My suggestion would be to choose crepe fabric with a looser fit to enhance breathability, as well as for the design may take advantage of the flowiness of this fabric. Also, try experimenting with different types of crepe fabric, including silk, polyester, and cotton.

On the downside, I do agree that crepe can stick to the skin, which might not feel great in sticky weather. But overall, I've found the fabric to be comfortable, stylish, and perfect for warmer weather. I'll second the suggestion to choose crepe fabric material according to the weather and style preference.

Hope this helps!



I recently went on a trip to a hot and humid location, and I wore a crepe dress on a day out. I noticed that the fabric was breathable and didn't make me sweat much. The dress kept me cool and comfortable, and the lightweight crepe fabric didn't stick to my skin.

However, I should mention that the dress had a lining made of lighter fabric which enhanced its breathability. Without that, I am not sure how comfortable I would have been in the crepe fabric.

So, I guess it all boils down to the quality of the fabric and the style of the clothes. If you pick a high-quality crepe fabric with lighter lining and loose-fitting clothes, you should be great in hot and humid temperatures. But, if the fabric is heavy and tight-fitting, you might be uncomfortable in the heat.

Hope this helps you make a decision!


Hi there,

I had a mixed experience with crepe fabric in hot and humid weather. While the fabric is often soft and flowy, it can sometimes become heavy and clingy in humid conditions.

I think the quality of the fabric is critical. I've worn some lightweight crepe fabrics that breathed well and weren't clingy at all, but other crepe fabrics were incredibly uncomfortable in the heat. I would suggest that you choose a high-quality crepe fabric with a bit of stretch and moisture-wicking properties.

Another thing to note is the color of the fabric. Darker colors tend to absorb more heat than lighter colors, which can make you feel even hotter in humid weather. If you choose to wear darker shades, it is best to stick with loose-fitting clothing to allow for better airflow.

In conclusion, I think crepe fabric can be an excellent option for hot and humid weather, but it depends on the quality of the fabric and the style of the clothing. With a bit of care and attention, you can ensure that you remain comfortable and stylish throughout the day.



I recently wore a crepe blouse on a hot and humid day, and I can say that it behaved quite well. The crepe fabric was soft and didn't make me sweat excessively. However, after a while, I noticed that the fabric began sticking to my skin, which was a little uncomfortable.

But overall, I found the crepe fabric to be comfortable to wear and stylish. It kept me cool and was lightweight enough to not make me feel weighed down. My advice would be to choose a crepe fabric with some stretch and a looser fit so that it doesn't stick to your skin in the heat.

I hope this helps!


Hi all,

I've worn crepe fabric in various weather conditions, and it's been a mixed bag of experiences. While the fabric is undoubtedly stylish and versatile, it doesn't always fare well in extreme heat and humidity.

In my experience, the fabric does start to stick to my skin, which can be uncomfortable in hot and humid weather. However, the feeling goes away as soon as the temperature drops or when you're in an air-conditioned space.

So, while crepe fabric might not be the comfiest option for a long day out in the sun, it's still an excellent option for indoor events that require you to look stylish and elegant.

My final say is, make sure to choose the crepe fabric according to the weather, and if possible, try to pair the fabric with light and breathable materials.

Hope this adds to the discussion!

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