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ONLINE SALE WOOL CATEGORY FABRICS! 20% OFF TO 7/27


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. 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

  2. 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

  3. GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Summer Garden Flower Profusion Cotton Quickview

    GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Summer Garden Flower Profusion Cotton

    A lightweight semi-sheer cotton in a print of an intoxicating blast of summer flowers in shades of purple, turquoise, leaf green, and lemon yellow - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse or a full skirt. 50" wide. 100% cotton.

     

    See how Laura Mae made a gorgous frock with this cotton!  

    $22.99

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  4. Semi-Sheer White Cotton Batiste Quickview

    Semi-Sheer White Cotton Batiste

    A semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in white - perfect for breezy starched curtains or a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse. 60" wide. 100% cotton.
    $9.99

  5. Pristine Appliqued Dragonflies Cotton Organdy Quickview

    Pristine Appliqued Dragonflies Cotton Organdy

    A crisp white semi-sheer lightweight cotton organdy that is strewn with appliqued dragonflies and embroidered lengthwise pinstripes. The stripes are 4" apart and the dragonflies 3 3/4" long and with a 6" wide wingspan! This would make a charming vintage style blouse or delicate curtains. 44" wide. 100% cotton. Swatches are good for color and fabric only; dragonflies are spaced far apart.
    $39.99

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Palest Mist Spray Green Cotton Eyelet Batiste Quickview

    Palest Mist Spray Green Cotton Eyelet Batiste

    A semi-sheer cotton eyelet batiste in palest mist green, with an embroidered vertical stripe patten (stripes are 3" apart) - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt, a child's party dress, or even sweet curtains. 57" wide. 100% cotton.
    $49.99

  9. Semi-Sheer Leaf Green Striped Cotton Batiste Quickview

    Semi-Sheer Leaf Green Striped Cotton Batiste

    A semi-sheer cotton batiste, in 3/16" wide leaf green and 1/4" wide winter white stripes. This is perfect for summertime wear - make it into a twirly full skirt or a lined vintage inspired shirtwaist dress! 56" wide. 100% cotton.
    $18.99

  10. Semi-Sheer Delicate Floral Cotton Damask (Made in Switzerland) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Semi-Sheer Delicate Floral Cotton Damask (Made in Switzerland) LIMITED STOCK

    A lightweight semi-sheer cotton damask, with a woven delicate Arabesque floral pattern - this would be absolutely lovely as a pleat fronted dress shirt, a delicate tablecloth, or beautifully gossamer curtains. The Swiss are known for their fine cottons; this unique fabric must be touched and seen to truly appreciate it's beauty; take a chance and order a swatch! 56" wide. 100% cotton. LIMITED STOCK
    $39.99

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