Definition of Crepe Back Satin

Satin weave on the face and a CrÍpe effect on the back obtained with twisted CrÍpe yarns in the filling - 2 or 3 times as many ends as picks per inch. It is a soft fabric which is reversible. It is usually piece dyed. Very interesting effects can be obtained in a garment by using both sides, in different parts. e.g. the CrÍpe side for the body and trim or binding with the satin part up.

Uses: Dresses, blouses, linings, after 5 wear.

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