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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. Unique Wine & Antique Blue Checked Jacquard Silk Organza Quickview

    Unique Wine & Antique Blue Checked Jacquard Silk Organza

    This unique silk/polyester organza is endlessly interesting. An intricate design combines alternating squares of burgundy and violet with jacquard motifs in light grey with gold outlines. For a finishing fillip, the squares are fringed (fringe is approximately 2" long) in grey and gold. Whether it's featured as a dramatic duster, or swagged around a window or door in your home, this one-of-a-kind fabric is bound to be noticed. This fabric is 43" wide.
    $39.99

  2. 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

  3. Lightweight Gunmetal Grey Silk Fabric (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Lightweight Gunmetal Grey Silk Fabric (Made in Italy)

    A classic gunmetal grey silk fabric, with a whiff of taupe, beautiful drape, and almost crepe-like texture. This would look stunning as a simple lined shift, and paired with gleaming pearls. 100% silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 44" wide.
    $39.99

  4. Midweight Pale Khaki Slubby Silk Fabric (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Midweight Pale Khaki Slubby Silk Fabric (Made in Italy)

    A classic medium weight pale khaki silk broadcloth fabric, with beautiful drape and slightly slubby texture. This would be perfect as an unstructured warm weather jacket, paired with separates in shades of toast. 100% silk. This fabric is 45" wide.
    $29.99

  5. Animal-esque Chocolate & White Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Animal-esque Chocolate & White Silk Chiffon

    A silk chiffon fabric, in a animal-esque pattern of chocolate brown and white -- is that a zebra or is it a leopard? This would make a chic and easy beach sarong, worn with a simple black maillot and wide-brimmed straw hat. 100% silk. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $39.99 $20.00

  6. Midweight Iridescent Chocolate Brown Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Midweight Iridescent Chocolate Brown Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk taffeta, in rich chocolate brown and with an iridescent sheen. With it's crisp texture and sophisticated color, would make a spectacular wide-collared evening jacket. Made in Italy. 100% silk. This fabric is 55" wide.
    $59.99

  7. GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Coffee Nib Brown Tiny Houndstooth Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Coffee Nib Brown Tiny Houndstooth Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    A stretch silk charmeuse fabric in deep coffee nib brown and white, with 1/8" puppy-tooth squares - ideal for an understated tailored shirt or a dramatically draped surplice dress. Made in Italy. 96% silk/6% lycra. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $75.99

  8. Geometric Teal Blue & Smoke Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Geometric Teal Blue & Smoke Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    A silk charmeuse fabric in shades of teal blue and smoke grey, with a large scale abstract geometric print, reminiscent of the work of Precisionism painter, Charles Demuth - perfect for a sleek cocktail dress, or elegant vintage-style lounging pajamas. Made in Italy. 100% silk. This fabric is 55" wide.
    $89.99

  9. 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

  10. Cocoa Palm Paradise Gleaming Silk Charmeuse Quickview

    Cocoa Palm Paradise Gleaming Silk Charmeuse

    A gleaming silk charmeuse in shades of cocoa brown, ivory, and palest sage green, with a beautiful large-sized print of silhouetted palm trees running crosswise across the width - stunning as a loose ankle length shift or as elegant palazzo pants. 100% silk. 44" wide.
    $59.99

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