(Closed) Satin Taffeta or Duchess Satin?

posted 4 years ago in Dress
  • poll: Which material would you go for?
    Silk Taffeta - it can look good and save some money! : (15 votes)
    56 %
    Duchess Satin - it would look better in satin, worth the splurge! : (12 votes)
    44 %
  • Post # 3
    Hostess
    23924 posts
    Honey Beekeeper
    • Wedding: September 2011

    Silk taffeta would be gorgeous on this dress!

    Post # 5
    Member
    404 posts
    Helper bee

    @Jewelieee:  Personally, I prefer taffeta over satin.  I like how it rustles, and I like how it’s much more lightweight.  Taffeta poofs better with a petticoat, because it is so lightweight.  The cost difference would just be a bonus for me, lol. 

    Post # 6
    Member
    70 posts
    Worker bee
    • Wedding: September 2016

    Depends on what you want. If you want a lighter dress go with taffeta, just note that it may wrinkle easier so watch how you sit in the car to the location(s), and it makes a russeling noise.  If you want a richer and therefore heavier fabric go with the satin, but it will be heavier both physically and fianically.

    Post # 6
    Member
    29 posts
    Newbee

    I prefer a bit of sheen but not full on sheen of satin so I would probably go with the taffeta as well.  Lovely dress.

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