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What's faux silk called? Like faux leather is called polyurethane...


Asked by Anonymous at 3:01 PM on Nov. 9, 2008 in Beauty & Style

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  • Faux Silk: "False silk" is usually a synthetic, such as polyester, or cellulose fiber such as viscose/rayon. Mercerized cotton is also used as a silk look-alike. Also called art silk, faux silk is usually used as small accents or in a short, dense pile constructions.

    Answer by inmywritemind at 3:23 PM on Nov. 9, 2008