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Date: 10/18/13 6:01 PM

Can you use either side of Satin, the dull side or the shiny side as the right side of the fabric?

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Date: 10/18/13 6:37 PM

Yes. I made a jacket several years ago that was the dull side with the collar and pocket flaps in the shine side. Looked great

I have done this with other fabrics too. One was a little too bright but the "other" side was more muted and I liked it better.
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Date: 10/18/13 6:50 PM

Quote: KathySews
Yes. I made a jacket several years ago that was the dull side with the collar and pocket flaps in the shine side. Looked great



I have done this with other fabrics too. One was a little too bright but the "other" side was more muted and I liked it better.
-- Edited on 10/18/13 6:38 PM --

That sounds beautiful!

I probably wouldn't have thought of using the back of satin but I don't see why you couldn't. This idea has me thinking a different direction for my next special occasion dress.
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