Satin Backed Shantung
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This is for a satin back shantung fabric. Shantung is similar to a dupioni, but it is lighter in weight and has a softer drape. The back of this fabric looks like a traditional satin fabric. This shantung would work for dresses, unstructured jackets, pants and skirts. It would also work as a Special Occasion fabric. It was originally used for the bottom of a gown.