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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. 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

  3. 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

  4. Tomato Red Geometric Silk Jacquard Fabric  (Made in France) Quickview

    Tomato Red Geometric Silk Jacquard Fabric (Made in France)

    This juicy soft tomato red silk jacquard fabric comes from France, where jacquard weaves originated. The tone-on-tone, abstract geometric pattern has a medium scale and is perfect for contemporary or asymmetrical styles. This would add a jolt of color to a fitted black wool boucle suit, or be luxurious as a lining for a silk kimono-style dressing gown. This fabric is 54" wide. Made in France. 100% silk.
    $59.99

  5. 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

  6. Soft Dyed White Silk Organza Quickview

    Soft Dyed White Silk Organza

    A silk organza in dyed white. This silk organza is romantically sheer and feminine.

    100% silk.

    This fabric is 54" wide.

    $17.50

  7. Lightweight Olive Green Hammered Silk Satin (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Lightweight Olive Green Hammered Silk Satin (Made in Italy)

    A designer lightweight olive green silk satin fabric, with a hammered texture and lovely drape. With its autumnal coloring and faint texture, this would make a beautiful light wrap or blouse. 100% silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $49.99

  8. Animal-esque Chocolate & White Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Animal-esque Chocolate & White Silk Chiffon

    A silk chiffon fabric, in a animal-esque pattern of chocolate brown and white -- is that a zebra or is it a leopard? This would make a chic and easy beach sarong, worn with a simple black maillot and wide-brimmed straw hat. 100% silk. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $39.99

  9. Ivory Eggshell Art Deco Floral Silk Jacquard Quickview

    Ivory Eggshell Art Deco Floral Silk Jacquard

    A silk and linen blend jacquard in ivory eggshell. This silk blend fabric is beautifully strewn with an Art Deco-inspired rose design.

    35% silk and 65% linen blend

    This fabric is 54" wide.

    $89.99

  10. GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Coffee Nib Brown Tiny Houndstooth Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Coffee Nib Brown Tiny Houndstooth Stretch Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    A stretch silk charmeuse fabric in deep coffee nib brown and white, with 1/8" puppy-tooth squares - ideal for an understated tailored shirt or a dramatically draped surplice dress. Made in Italy. 96% silk/6% lycra. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $75.99

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