Silk taffeta is a shiny, durable, medium-weight fabric with an elegant drape. It has a crisp and smooth finish, generally used for high-end evening gowns, wedding dresses, fashion linings, and interior use, such as draperies. This Iridescent Purple/Red Taffeta Silk Fabric holds its shape very well and is ideal for creating voluminous garments that take advantage of this silk's sheen and crispness. Taffeta is a unique and distinctive fabric that is very easy to sew. This fabric is available in a wide range of colors.