Taffeta is a crisp fabric with a stiff drape, which makes it suitable for garments that hold their shape like wedding dresses and evening gowns. There is a surface sheen, but it's not reflective like satin. Classic Taffeta is lightweight with a nice sheen, and can be used in garments to provide body and volume. Crushed Taffeta has a wrinkly, raised texture that also has a nice sheen. It can be used in apparel or home decor to give the project more design and texture. Stretch Taffeta has a duller sheen. It's stretch makes it easier for garments that are fitted to the body. Button Taffeta is gathered in certain areas with elastic thread to create button-looking designs on the front. Petal Taffeta has a leafy, textured look and feel and can be used in apparel and home decor.