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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. 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

  3. 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

  4. Royal Purple Silk Jacquard (Made in Switzerland) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Royal Purple Silk Jacquard (Made in Switzerland) LIMITED STOCK

    This Swiss 100% silk jacquard is a stunning, deep royal purple, with a subtle tone-on-tone abstract pattern. This would make a beautiful draped Grecian-inspired evening gown, under-stated, regal and sensuous, and worn with simple strappy gold metallic sandals. Made in Switzerland. This fabric is 36" wide. LIMITED STOCK
    $44.99

  5. Midweight Iridescent Purple Plum Silk Satin Quickview

    Midweight Iridescent Purple Plum Silk Satin

    A midweight matte iridescent silk satin fabric, in purple plum. This would be stunning as an perky evening capelet, or sophisticated boat-neck fitted cocktail dress. 100% silk. This fabric is 49" wide.
    $49.99

  6. 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

  7. Vibrant Crinkled Deep Orchid Tropical Floral Silk Chiffon LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Vibrant Crinkled Deep Orchid Tropical Floral Silk Chiffon LIMITED STOCK

    A crinkled sheer silk chiffon, in deep orchid with accents of teal blue, forest, and plum in a large tropical floral design. This would be perfect as an airy wrap, delicate blouse, or even a simple beach wrap. 100% Silk. 44" wide.
    $29.99 $15.99

  8. Ikat  Peony & Plum Floral Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Ikat Peony & Plum Floral Silk Chiffon

    A sheer silk chiffon, with a ikat floral pattern in melon, peony, and purple plum on a tawny cappuccino background - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous summer sundress, a delicate scarf, or perky summer blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $49.99

  9. 17" Border Print - Luscious 2-Ply Purple & Black Striped Silk Chiffon Quickview

    17" Border Print - Luscious 2-Ply Purple & Black Striped Silk Chiffon

    A luscious sheer silk chiffon, with subtly mottled pink and blue crosswise stripes (which read as purple) on a soft black background. There is a 17" tangerine. fuchsia, black and purple border on each selvedge, flanking a 17" black and purple midsection. This is a unique 2-ply silk chiffon, with stripes running through both layers. Soft and drapey - it would make a marvelous summer sundress, a delicate scarf, or an elegant blouse festooned with ruffles. 100% silk. 51" wide.
    $145.99

  10. Crinkled Magenta Posy Profusion Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Crinkled Magenta Posy Profusion Silk Chiffon

    A designer crinkled sheer silk chiffon, with a large scale floral pattern of a fragrant profusion of posies in pinks, laurel green, and ocher on a lively magenta background - soft and drapey, this would make a charming full skirt or a perky vintage inspired blouse. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $45.99

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