The easiest fabric to use would be cotton, but if you want something shiny, maybe cotton sateen? Satin type fabrics tend to be a bit slippery, but I've heard that sateen is a bit easier to work with.
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Currently Working On:
Female Titan (touch ups);
Daenerys (Game of Thrones), Hannah Alexander's Art Nouveau Sailor Moon (long term project), Marianne (Brotherhood of the Wolf)