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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. 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

  2. White Silk Chiffon Quickview

    White Silk Chiffon

    A drapey silk chiffon in soft white. This silk chiffon is romantically sheer and light.

    100% silk.

    This fabric is 44" wide.

    $18.99

  3. 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

  4. Designer Digital Tawny Animal Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Designer Digital Tawny Animal Silk Chiffon

    A NY designer sheer silk chiffon, with an abstract digital print reminiscent of animal prints in tawny browns and peaches - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous summer sundress, a waft of a scarf, or sophisticated blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 43" wide.
    $34.99

  5. Guest Blogger Pick! Delicious Dusty Apricot Silk Semi-Sheer Chiffon (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Guest Blogger Pick! Delicious Dusty Apricot Silk Semi-Sheer Chiffon (Made in Italy)

    A semi-sheer silk chiffon, in delicious dusty apricot. This would be perfect as a tailored pleat fronted blouse, or a cooly elegant Jazz era style frock. Made in Italy. 100% Silk. 53" wide.

    See Nicole's lusciously delicate slip and corresponding tutorial on bust-line adjustment made with this silk!

    $39.99

  6. Striped Delicate Dusty Apricot & Smoke Sheer Silk Organza Blend Quickview

    Striped Delicate Dusty Apricot & Smoke Sheer Silk Organza Blend

    A NY designer sheer silk organza, in delicious dusty apricot with pale smoke grey pinstripes that are 1/4" apart. The stripes and fluidity make this silk ideal for bias cut chevron designs. This would be perfect as a lined tailored pleat fronted blouse, a debonair scarf, or a cooly elegant Jazz era style frock. Silk, rayon and nylon blend. 66" wide.
    $49.99

  7. Midweight White Crepe Silk Quickview

    Midweight White Crepe Silk

    A midweight silk crepe fabric in soft white, and with a delicate crepe weave - perfect for a deceptively simple Grecian style tunic or an elegant blouse. 100% silk. 44" wide.
    $49.99

  8. 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

  9. Designer Emanuel Ungaro Warmly Riotous Paisley Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Designer Emanuel Ungaro Warmly Riotous Paisley Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A stunning silk jacquard print from couture designer Emanuel Ungaro in shades of red, pink, orchid, and cantaloupe in a romantically graceful paisley print, and strewn with jacquard polka dots - 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
    $175.99

  10. Softest Peach Silk Organza (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Softest Peach Silk Organza (Made in Italy)

    A sheer organza in soft peach - perfect for a chic vintage style blouse with delicate pin-tucks. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 40" wide.
    $18.99

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