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a crisp smooth lustrous fabric

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If taffeta fabric is used, it is especially helpful to cut these strips across the fabric from side to side.
If the iron is too hot, it will damage taffeta or silk.
The story of Taffetas begins with the sound of Galissa's kora.
For his part, Liebeskind worked as a sound technician on one such Galissa-Erard collaboration in Switzerland around five years ago, and Taffetas was, the group say, born out of the 'instant empathy' that the trio found for each other.
There was lots of shine and iridescence throughout the market with yards of taffetas, panne velvets and accents of gold Lurex, with silver gaining in importance.
Fabrics are also reminiscent of a distant era with taffetas, brocades and delicate lace battling for prominence over spacey metallics.
The Silk Taffeta group consists of silk and polyester taffetas in color-coordinated plaids, for such uses as draperies, pillows, dust ruffles and upholstery.
Here, contemporary lace clothing and taffetas subtly interwoven with metals meet quilted clothing items and accessories made of vintage cloth fashioned by local artist Angela Frost.
Both ``Kiss'' and ``Carousel'' were nominated in the category of best musical in a large theater (more than 99 seats), along with ``Radio Gals'' and ``Annie Get Your Gun'' by La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, and ``The Taffetas,'' produced by Valley theater operator Edmund Gaynes at the Grove Theatre Center in Orange County.
Fashion Pillows is introducing a variety of crinkled and satin taffetas with metallic threads and Lurex in the weave.
Silk taffetas were seen by such suppliers as Germany's Zimmer + Rohde, U.