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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. Guest Blogger Pick! Designer Abstract Taupe, Black & White Silk Crepe de Chine (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Guest Blogger Pick! Designer Abstract Taupe, Black & White Silk Crepe de Chine (Made in Italy)

    This oh-so-elegant Italian silk crepe de chine was used by one of our favorite Italian designers, and it's one of our favorites as well. This classic silk features cool shades of taupe and cream in a paintbrush design on a deep black background. This would make a dramatic wide-sleeved sleeved kimono, lined in contrasting vibrant red china silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $89.99

  2. Lightweight Gunmetal Grey Silk Fabric (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Lightweight Gunmetal Grey Silk Fabric (Made in Italy)

    A classic gunmetal grey silk fabric, with a whiff of taupe, beautiful drape, and almost crepe-like texture. This would look stunning as a simple lined shift, and paired with gleaming pearls. 100% silk. Made in Italy. This fabric is 44" wide.
    $39.99

  3. Midweight Pale Khaki Slubby Silk Fabric (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Midweight Pale Khaki Slubby Silk Fabric (Made in Italy)

    A classic medium weight pale khaki silk broadcloth fabric, with beautiful drape and slightly slubby texture. This would be perfect as an unstructured warm weather jacket, paired with separates in shades of toast. 100% silk. This fabric is 45" wide.
    $29.99

  4. 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

  5. Midweight Iridescent Chocolate Brown Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Midweight Iridescent Chocolate Brown Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk taffeta, in rich chocolate brown and with an iridescent sheen. With it's crisp texture and sophisticated color, would make a spectacular wide-collared evening jacket. Made in Italy. 100% silk. This fabric is 55" wide.
    $59.99

  6. Woven Camel & Natural Silk Herringbone  LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Woven Camel & Natural Silk Herringbone LIMITED STOCK

    A woven silk herringbone fabric in natural and deep camel brown. This soft, pliable silk fabric would be perfect for a suave summer suit - oh so louche with a dash of literary! 100% silk. This fabric is 58" wide.
    $39.99

  7. 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

  8. Crinkled Black Sheer Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Crinkled Black Sheer Silk Chiffon

    A black sheer silk chiffon, with subtle delicate crinkles - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous chemise or perky summer blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 53" wide.
    $29.99

  9. Cocoa Palm Paradise Gleaming Silk Charmeuse Quickview

    Cocoa Palm Paradise Gleaming Silk Charmeuse

    A gleaming silk charmeuse in shades of cocoa brown, ivory, and palest sage green, with a beautiful large-sized print of silhouetted palm trees running crosswise across the width - stunning as a loose ankle length shift or as elegant palazzo pants. 100% silk. 44" wide.
    $59.99

  10. Midweight Khaki Silk & Rayon Blend Quickview

    Midweight Khaki Silk & Rayon Blend

    A midweight silk blend fabric with an unusual two-tone weave in ivory and khaki - soft and drapey, this is perfect for elegant pleated slacks or an unstructured jacket. Silk and rayon blend. 63" wide.
    $34.99

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