Definition of Georgette Crepe

Lightweight, heavy, sheer fabric. Has quite a bit of stiffness and body. gives excellent wear. Has a dull, crinkled surface. Achieved by alternating S and Z yarns in a high twist in both warp and filling directions. Georgette has a harder, duller, more crinkled feel and appearance than CrÍpe de chine.

Uses: After 5 wear and dressy afternoon and weddings, lingerie, scarves, etc. Same uses as CrÍpe de chine.

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