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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. Mid-Heavyweight Woven Copper & Black Geometric Stripe Silk Blend (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Mid-Heavyweight Woven Copper & Black Geometric Stripe Silk Blend (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk blend woven fabric, with a tight weave and an ethnic influence. This unusual fabric has crosswise geometric stripes made of fabric ribbon in copper, rust, wine, chartreuse, and silvery grey. Full-bodied and reversible, this would make dramatic wide collared evening coat, or fabulous over sized floor cushions for your den. Made in Italy. 91% Polyester, 9% silk. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $175.99

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. Gorgeous Two-Tone Golden Apricot Silk Shantung (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Gorgeous Two-Tone Golden Apricot Silk Shantung (Made in Italy)

    A luxurious midweight two-tone silk shantung in the palest apricot color shot through with subtle gold 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.
    $89.99

  6. Iridescent Orange Flame Sheer Chiffon LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Iridescent Orange Flame Sheer Chiffon LIMITED STOCK

    An iridescent sheer silk chiffon, in orange flame. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $34.99

  7. Tropical Orange Sheer Chiffon Quickview

    Tropical Orange Sheer Chiffon

    A sheer silk chiffon, in vibrant tropical orange. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 60" wide.
    $22.99

  8. Chic French Designer Textured Melon Organza Quickview

    Chic French Designer Textured Melon Organza

    A textured sheer organza by a notable French high end designer in luscious melon. Crisp and ethereal, this glamorous fabric would make a charming gown or a chic vintage style blouse. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $44.99

  9. Elegant Iridescent Crinkled Silvery Grey Silk Quickview

    Elegant Iridescent Crinkled Silvery Grey Silk

    An iridescent crinkled silk fabric in iridescent silvery grey shot through with an black - perfect for a deceptively simple Grecian style tunic or an elegant blouse. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $39.99

  10. Designer Emanuel Ungaro Peach Parrot Tulip Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Designer Emanuel Ungaro Peach Parrot Tulip Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A stunning silk jacquard print from couture designer Emanuel Ungaro in soft shades of deep oranges and yellows (with the tiniest smudge of violet!) on a rich petal peach background, in a beautiful floral print of graceful parrot tulips and strewn with jacquard polka dots. Greet spring with this delicate print - perfect for a flirty frock or a classic bias cut sleeveless top. Designed by Emanuel Ungaro - stamped Emanuel Ungaro Paris on selvedge. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 54" wide. LIMITED STOCK
    $195.99

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