English version

taffeta

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Material & textiles
taffetataf‧fe‧ta /ˈtæfɪtə/ noun [uncountable] 🔊 🔊 TIMa shiny stiff cloth made from silk or nylon
Examples from the Corpus
taffetaIt rustles, like a taffeta skirt across the floor.The black taffeta silk ballgown was strapless and backless with a plunging, gravity-defying decolletage.On one occasion they unearthed a blue taffeta ball dress with small bouquets of pink and cream brocade roses.Hyacinth was already there, wearing royal blue taffeta.The groundsheet is made from a strong pu-coated taffeta nylon.Inner fabric: 70D nylon taffeta.Think about matte jersey instead of taffeta.
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