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From: Sherri
Date: 01-18-2007, 11:25 PM (1 of 3)
Is Georgette a Rayon? I get so confused by fabrics.

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From: DorothyL
Date: 01-18-2007, 11:31 PM (2 of 3)
I think Georgette is a light weight fabric but not necessarily a specific fiber. Could be silk, poly, maybe rayon.
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From: MaryW
Date: 01-19-2007, 08:31 AM (3 of 3)
There is also polyester and silk georgette. It is transparent, something like chiffon but with a texture.
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