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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. Pink Porpoises Woven Faille Necktie Silk Quickview

    Pink Porpoises Woven Faille Necktie Silk

    Petite porpoises disport themselves gaily on this rich pink 100% silk faille. This is perfect for custom-made neckties, cummerbunds, corsets, vests, or marine-inspired accessories for the whale watcher in your life. Cadet blue porpoises trimmed with a yellow accent are 1/2" in scale. This fabric is 55" wide.
    $39.99

  2. Guest Blogger Pick! Designer Abstract Taupe, Black & White Silk Crepe de Chine (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Guest Blogger Pick! Designer Abstract Taupe, Black & White Silk Crepe de Chine (Made in Italy)

    This oh-so-elegant Italian silk crepe de chine was used by one of our favorite Italian designers, and it's one of our favorites as well. This classic silk features cool shades of taupe and cream in a paintbrush design on a deep black background. This would make a dramatic wide-sleeved sleeved kimono, lined in contrasting vibrant red china silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $89.99

  3. Designer Midnight Navy & White Dotted Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Designer Midnight Navy & White Dotted Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    Dots are delicious! This stretch silk charmeuse is from a fine house that supplies the best designers in Italy. Boldly urban,this wild dot print is an updated twist on the traditional polka dot (3/16" in size), rendered in true white on nautical midnight navy. This would be classic as the lining for a dapper white linen double-breasted jacket, or a sophisticated cowl-neck summer top! Medium 2-way stretch Made in Italy. Silk/lycra blend. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $94.99

  4. Tailored Grey Striped Sheer Silk Organza Quickview

    Tailored Grey Striped Sheer Silk Organza

    This grey-and-black 100% silk organza is simple and elegant from a distance, and intriguingly complex up close. Finely drawn stripes of varying widths create a sophisticated, contemporary look that is perfect for tailored garments, shawls, accessories, or home decor projects. This fabric is 48" wide.
    $34.99

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  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. Smoke Striped Leopard Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Smoke Striped Leopard Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk blend flat-finished brocade. This stunning brocade has a large scale striped leopard design in shades of silvery grey and black - stripes range in width from 3" to 10". Full-bodied and reversible, this would make an elegant evening cape, or even a dramatic shower curtain for a Carrara marbled bathroom. Made in Italy. 65% Polyester, 30% silk, and 5% polyamide. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $145.99

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