The wedding dress style is as important as the fabric of the wedding dress. You need to be stylish and comfortable but the fabric needs also to match the style of your dress you are wearing. There are some fabrics that can really add to the design of the dress, while other fabrics can detract from the style. And it is essential to have an understanding of wedding dress fabrics. Take a look at these most common wedding dress fabrics.

Duchess Satin

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It is a heavy and luxurious satin. This kind of fabric comes in a rich and luxurious finish. It is going to work very well with very structured designs. And you will find that duchess satin wedding dress is very smooth, glossy and lustrous. This material is made from silk or silk-rayon blend. Duchess satin wedding dresses is suitable for Spring and autumn/winter weddings but it could be too hot for a Summer wedding. Wedding dresses made from duchess satin usually arrives in simple and formal designs.

Silk Georgette

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It is a sheer silk. This fabric is light and floaty but very beautiful. Silk georgette is often used in veils and trains and as a sheer layer over dresses. It will soften the silhouette of the dress. This material is made from silk or man-made fibers. Silk georgette wedding dress is best for Spring and Summer weddings. This fabric is very great for soft, draping and loose dress styles.

Organza

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This fabric is a little like georgette but only slightly stiffer. Organza is great for overlays, veils, trains and full skirt. It is made from silk or silk mixed with man-made fibers. Organza wedding dress is best for all year round. And organza wedding dresses can be used on draped, loose dress styles or more structured styles.

Taffeta

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Taffeta is a great fabric for big wedding dresses and structured styles because it is a quite heavy, crisp fabric. Taffeta comes with stiff crisp weave with either a slight sheen or dull finish. And it is made from silk or silk mix. Taffeta wedding dresses can be used for all year round.

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