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SALE! KNIT FABRIC CATEGORY 8/28-9/15


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. 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

  2. Iridescent Ripe Plum Sheer Chiffon Quickview

    Iridescent Ripe Plum Sheer Chiffon

    An iridescent sheer silk chiffon, in plum shot through with black. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $29.99

  3. Iridescent Violet & Black Sheer Chiffon Quickview

    Iridescent Violet & Black Sheer Chiffon

    An iridescent sheer silk chiffon, in deep violet shot through with black. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $29.99

  4. Iridescent Plum & Black Sheer Chiffon Quickview

    Iridescent Plum & Black Sheer Chiffon

    An iridescent sheer silk chiffon, in vibrant plum shot through with black. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $29.99

  5. Rich Purple Plum Semi-Sheer Chiffon Quickview

    Rich Purple Plum Semi-Sheer Chiffon

    A semi-sheer silk chiffon, in rich purple plum, and with a delightful sheen. Soft, drapey, and ethereal, silk chiffon makes a graceful evening shawl, elegant scarf, or feminine dress. Sew using our imported three-ply, monofilament Japanese silk thread for a luxurious experience - see below for the coordinating color. 100% silk. 60" wide.
    $49.99

  6. Designer Semi-Sheer Floral Silk & Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Designer Semi-Sheer Floral Silk & Cotton Batiste (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A semi-sheer silk and cotton batiste, with beautiful tile-like motifs of flowers, arabesques, and pomegranates on a purple colored background. This is perfect for summertime wear - make a loose gathered sundress or an airy peasant blouse trimmed with satin ribbon! Made in Italy. 54" wide. Silk and cotton blend. LIMITED STOCK
    $45.99

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