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.
Quickview 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
Quickview 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
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
Quickview 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
Quickview 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
Quickview 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
Quickview 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