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ONLINE FABRIC SALE *CHIC COTTON FABRICS! * 20% OFF TO SEPT. 07


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. 32" Panel - Scented Summer Garden Flower Profusion Cotton (Made in Italy) Quickview

    32" Panel - Scented Summer Garden Flower Profusion Cotton (Made in Italy)

    A lightweight semi-sheer cotton in a print of an intoxicating blast of summer flowers in shades of fuchsia, turquoise, leaf green, and peony pink on a sky blue background - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse or a full skirt. Each panel is 56" by 32.5". The floral border runs from one selvage to one selvage and is 13" to 20" deep and 56" wide. Made in Italy. 100% cotton.
    $39.99 $31.99

  2. Border print - Bohemian Manila Grace Denim Signature Print Semi-Sheer Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Border print - Bohemian Manila Grace Denim Signature Print Semi-Sheer Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy)

    Semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste border print in shades of blue, rust, and olive with a chic bohemian flair - perfect for a scoop neck full-sleeved blouse or a tiered summer frock. Border on both selvages. Signature print "Manila Grace Denim". Made in Italy. 60" wide. 100% cotton.
    $29.99 $23.99

  3. Glorious Dahlia Semi-Sheer Cotton & Silk Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Glorious Dahlia Semi-Sheer Cotton & Silk Batiste (Made in Italy)

    Semi-sheer lightweight cotton and silk batiste with a large scale riotous print of dahlias in stunning shades of kiwi green, purple, turquoise, and pink. There are three wide "stripes" of flowers running lengthwise - perfect for a full skirt or a tiered summer frock. Made in Italy. 55" wide. 50% cotton and 50% silk.
    $49.99 $39.99

  4. Kelly & Navy Foliage Semi-Sheer Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Kelly & Navy Foliage Semi-Sheer Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy)

    Semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste with a charming silhouette print of foliage and ferns in navy blue and emerald green - perfect for a full skirt or a tiered summer frock. Made in Italy. 59" wide. 100% cotton.
    $29.99 $23.99

  5. Dreamy Semi-Sheer Navy & White Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Dreamy Semi-Sheer Navy & White Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy)

    A dreamy semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in a classic white and scattered with navy blue irregular 3/8" polka dots - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse. Made in Italy. 58" wide. 100% cotton.
    $45.99 $36.79

  6. Dreamy Semi-Sheer Navy Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Dreamy Semi-Sheer Navy Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy)

    A dreamy semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in a classic shade of navy blue and scattered with white irregular 3/8" polka dots - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse. Made in Italy. 58" wide. 100% cotton.
    $45.99 $36.79

  7. Dreamy Semi-Sheer Aqua Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Dreamy Semi-Sheer Aqua Dotted Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy)

    A dreamy semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in a lovely shade of aqua and scattered with irregular white 3/8" polka dots - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse. Made in Italy. 57" wide. 100% cotton.
    $45.99 $36.79

  8. Teal Blue Helix Cotton Batiste Quickview

    Teal Blue Helix Cotton Batiste

    A semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in watery teal blue, and with a pattern of woven diagonal helices. This would make a charming fluttery frock or a Peter Pan collared blouse. 60" wide. 100% cotton.
    $22.99 $18.39

  9. Embroidered Pastel Butterflies Cotton Batiste Quickview

    Embroidered Pastel Butterflies Cotton Batiste

    A white semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste that is strewn with embroidered pastel butterflies in soft yellow, ballet pink, sky blue and mint green. This would make a charming fluttery frock or nightgown. 45" wide. 100% cotton.
    $22.99 $18.39

  10. Sage Green Embroidered Floral Cotton Batiste Quickview

    Sage Green Embroidered Floral Cotton Batiste

    A semi-sheer cotton batiste with a sage green embroidered floral pattern on ivory - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt or a sweet blouse. 43" wide. 100% cotton.
    $19.99 $15.99

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