Definition of Charmeuse

Fibre:

Weave: Satin

Characteristics: Originated as a French lightweight silk that was recognised for its supreme lustre and drapability. Today it is made out of rayon, cotton and manufactured fibres and has a dull back. It is found in a variety of solids and prints.

Uses: Pyjamas, dresses, and draping gowns.

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