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 Purple Wine 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.