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SALE! NOVELTY FABRIC CATEGORY 20% OFF 4/16 - 4/30


From whispery sheer cotton voile, to shirt-worthy cotton batiste, we love breathable and comfortable cotton fabric. These soft, lightweight cotton fabrics are ideal for chic blouses, bespoke tailored shirts, wide panel skirts, and delicious spring frocks. Many of our lighter cottons are imported from always fashionable Italy, where they seem to specialize in unusual prints and sophisticated colorations.

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  1. Crinkled Black Sheer Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Crinkled Black Sheer Silk Chiffon

    A black sheer silk chiffon, with subtle delicate crinkles - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous chemise or perky summer blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 53" wide.
    $29.99

  2. Luscious 2-Ply Purple & Black Striped Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Luscious 2-Ply Purple & Black Striped Silk Chiffon

    A luscious sheer silk chiffon, with subtly mottled pink and blue crosswise stripes (which read as purple) on a soft black background. There is a 17" tangerine. fuchsia, black and purple border on each selvedge, flanking a 17" black and purple midsection. This is a unique 2-ply silk chiffon, with stripes running through both layers. Soft and drapey - it would make a marvelous summer sundress, a delicate scarf, or an elegant blouse festooned with ruffles. 100% silk. 51" wide.
    $145.99

  3. Tone-on-Tone Geometric Black Double Cloth Cotton Voile  (Made in Switzerland) Quickview

    Tone-on-Tone Geometric Black Double Cloth Cotton Voile (Made in Switzerland)

    A featherweight soft cotton voile in basic black. This double cloth voile has a lovely and subtle woven tone-on-tone pattern of stripes and squares, and would be sophisticated as a simple long-sleeved tailored shirt with patch pockets. Made in Switzerland. 52" wide. 100% cotton.
    $39.99

  4. Black & White Floral Cotton Voile Fabric (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Black & White Floral Cotton Voile Fabric (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    This soft cotton voile is printed in a large-scale black and white stylized graphic floral pattern. It would be elegant as a pair of lined Palazzo pants, or as a sharply tailored shirt worn beneath a set of tails. This fabric is 58" wide, 100% cotton, and made in Italy.
    $29.99

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