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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. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Milk Chocolate Embroidered Floral Cotton Batiste LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Milk Chocolate Embroidered Floral Cotton Batiste LIMITED STOCK

    A semi-sheer cotton batiste with a tone on tone chocolate brown embroidered floral pattern - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt or a sweet blouse. 56" wide. 100% cotton. LIMITED STOCK
    $29.99

  7. Pale Clear Sky Blue Cotton Eyelet Batiste Quickview

    Pale Clear Sky Blue Cotton Eyelet Batiste

    A semi-sheer cotton eyelet batiste in pale sky blue, with an embroidered vertical stripe patten (stripes are 1" apart) - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt, a child's party dress, or even sweet curtains. 58" wide. 100% cotton.
    $34.99

  8. Delicious Chocolate & Cream Geometric Cotton Eyelet Batiste Quickview

    Delicious Chocolate & Cream Geometric Cotton Eyelet Batiste

    A cotton eyelet batiste in milk chocolate and cream with a geometric and polka dotted pattern - perfect for a romantically full gathered skirt or a vintage-inspired blouse. 56" wide. 100% cotton.
    $59.99

  9. Shades of Coffee Animalistic Abstract Cotton Voile (Imported from Italy) Quickview

    Shades of Coffee Animalistic Abstract Cotton Voile (Imported from Italy)

    A lightweight cotton voile fabric, in an animal-influenced print in shades of coffee and with 16" wide borders on each selvage - make this into a pair of sheer snappy palazzo pants, or a beach cover-up. A perfect accent to summer whites! Imported from Italy. 57" wide. 100% cotton.
    $29.99

  10. Coffee Brown & Soot Ikat Cotton Voile  LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Coffee Brown & Soot Ikat Cotton Voile LIMITED STOCK

    Lightweight cotton sheer voile fabric, with a coffee brown and black ikat design. This is perfect for a halter-top summertime sundress or sarong beach wrap -- pass the mint ice tea and get ready a lazy afternoon! This fabric is 58" wide. 100% cotton. LIMITED STOCK
    $29.99

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