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Britex Fabrics loves everything about silk and it shows. Silk is a natural fiber that is usually derived from the mulberry silkworm’s cocoons. Silk has it all; it is smooth, soft, strong, and lustrous. Silk is ethereal for a summer frock, and just as smart for a winter frock-coat lining. We delight in traipsing about to find you the most chic Italian silks, natty necktie silks, brilliant jacquard silks, and airy sheer silk chiffons.

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  1. Crinkled Hot Pink & Silver Sheer Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Crinkled Hot Pink & Silver Sheer Silk Chiffon

    This crinkled silk chiffon is kissed by silver dewdrops. Soft, light and ethereal, this chiffon is painted with metallic ovals of various sizes to give it that extra va-voom. With sparkle combined with super-saturated, startling color, you've got the perfect fabric for dramatic garments or costumes. It simply begs to be beaded and worn at your very next belly dancing class. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $29.99

  2. Designer Midweight Yummy Yellow Silk Crepe (Imported from Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Designer Midweight Yummy Yellow Silk Crepe (Imported from Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A midweight high end designer brilliant yolk yellow silk fabric. Soft and drapey, this is heavy enough for a spring jacket, yet light enough to wear throughout summer. 100% silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 47" wide. LIMITED STOCK
    $89.99

  3. Lightweight Golden Wheat Linen & Silk Blend Quickview

    Lightweight Golden Wheat Linen & Silk Blend

    A mid to lightweight linen and silk blend in a warm golden wheat shade. This wonderful pliable fabric is the perfect weight for a sophisticated tailored shirt, or perhaps a summery short pleated skirt. Linen/silk blend. 61" wide.
    $49.99 $39.99

  4. Luxurious Gold & Taupe Art Deco Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Luxurious Gold & Taupe Art Deco Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk blend flat-finished brocade. This luxurious and stunning brocade has a geometric Art Deco influenced design, with 2" and 2 1/4" wide cross-wise stripes in shades of gold and taupe. Full-bodied, this would make gorgeous 3/4 length coat, or even floor cushions for an exotic lounging room. Made in Italy. 65% Polyester, 30% silk, and 5% polyamide. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $145.99

  5. Luxurious Golden Leaf Moth Wing Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Luxurious Golden Leaf Moth Wing Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A midweight silk blend flat-finished brocade. This stunning and luxurious brocade has an large scale design reminiscent of Art Nouveau influenced artwork, with 13 1/2"" and 21"" wide cross-wise stripes in serene shades of antique blue, goldenrod, black, and leaf green. The organic pattern reminds us of fluttering moth wings. Full-bodied, this would make dramatic evening cape, or upholstery for your boudoir's fainting couch. Made in Italy. 65% Polyester, 30% silk, and 5% polyamide. 56" wide.
    $145.99

  6. Cavalli Floral Jonquil Stretch Silk Chiffon (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Cavalli Floral Jonquil Stretch Silk Chiffon (Made in Italy)

    A silk chiffon fabric, with pink and black abstracted flowers on a jonquil yellow background. A light and brilliant addition to any wardrobe, this would make a lovely fitted blouse or ruched skirt. Signed "Just Cavalli" 100% silk. Made in Italy. 54" wide.
    $89.99

  7. Luxurious Glorious Amber Silk Faille Quickview

    Luxurious Glorious Amber Silk Faille

    A luxurious midweight silk faille in a glorious deep amber color; somewhere between orange and yellow, this would make a stunning hourglass corset, shawl-collared waistcoat, or pleated evening skirt. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $145.99

  8. Luxurious Two-Tone Silver Ice Silk Shantung (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Luxurious Two-Tone Silver Ice Silk Shantung (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A luxurious midweight two-tone silk shantung in an icy palest antique blue color shot through with subtle silver metallic threads - this would make a stunning sweetheart neckline corset or vintage-inspired cocktail dress. Made in Italy. 82% silk, 12% viscose, and 6% polyester. 56" wide. LIMITED STOCK
    $89.99

  9. Brilliant Gold Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Brilliant Gold Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy)

    A lightweight and crisp silk taffeta in luxuriously brilliant gold - perfect as a pin-tucked blouse or pleated cocktail skirt.. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 58" wide.
    $125.99

  10. Gleaming Mock Pleated Silvery Ash Grey Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Gleaming Mock Pleated Silvery Ash Grey Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    A beautifully textured and drapey silk fabric in silvery ash grey; this is a two-ply silk fabric with a mock pleated silk charmeuse front, tone-on-tone embroidered rectangles, and a silk mesh backing. A luxurious silk, it would be lovely as a flowing column evening gown or as an elegant tank top. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $95.99

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