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ONLINE FABRIC SALE * NOVELTY CATEGORY FABRICS! * 20% OFF TO 8/10


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. Op-Art Grey Striped Sheer Silk Organza Quickview

    Op-Art Grey Striped Sheer Silk Organza

    This grey-and-black 100% silk organza is simple and elegant from a distance, and intriguingly complex up close. Finely drawn stripes of varying widths create a sophisticated, contemporary look that is perfect for tailored garments, shawls, accessories, or home decor projects. 100% silk. 48" wide.
    $34.99

  2. 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

  3. GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Luxurious Heathered Shell Grey Silk Jersey Knit (Made in Italy) Quickview

    GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Luxurious Heathered Shell Grey Silk Jersey Knit (Made in Italy)

    A lightweight and luxuriously drapey heathered silk knit in shell grey - a color between shell and taupe makes this silk jersey lively yet subtle. This would be lovely as a classic cowl neck blouse, or as a wrap dress. Made in Italy. 58" wide. 100% silk.
    $75.99

  4. Smoke Striped Leopard Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Smoke Striped Leopard Smooth Brocade (Made in Italy)

    A midweight silk blend flat-finished brocade. This stunning brocade has a large scale striped leopard design in shades of silvery grey and black - stripes range in width from 3" to 10". Full-bodied and reversible, this would make an elegant evening cape, or even a dramatic shower curtain for a Carrara marbled bathroom. Made in Italy. 65% Polyester, 30% silk, and 5% polyamide. This fabric is 56" wide.
    $145.99 $116.79

  5. Chic Paisley Charcoal Silk Chiffon (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK Quickview

    Chic Paisley Charcoal Silk Chiffon (Made in Italy) LIMITED STOCK

    A sheer silk chiffon, in charcoal and winter white on a black background - this intricately detailed paisley print is sophisticated and graceful. We love Italian silks - this would be perfect as a full-sleeved blouse, or as a chic scarf - tie it à la Audrey Hepburn for understated glamour. Made in Italy. 100% Silk. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $69.99

  6. 2 1/8 Yard Panel - Designer Purple Indigo Geometric Silk (Made in Italy) Quickview

    2 1/8 Yard Panel - Designer Purple Indigo Geometric Silk (Made in Italy)

    A stunning silk panel in shades of indigo purple, winter white, and black, in a geometric pattern of diamonds, circles, and graceful faux folds, with three square corners and one faux folded corner. 100% silk. Sold by the panel - each panel is 58" wide by 2 1/8 yards long", and the printed area is 46" wide by 57" long. We're sorry, but swatches of this panel are not available. This is the price per panel, not the price per yard!
    $149.99

  7. Elegant Bud Green Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Elegant Bud Green Silk Taffeta (Made in Italy)

    A mid to lightweight silk taffeta, in beautiful clear bud green - perfect for an elegant cocktail dress or evening wrap. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $49.99

  8. NY Designer Burn-Out Textured Silk Chiffon Quickview

    NY Designer Burn-Out Textured Silk Chiffon

    A New York designer silk blend chiffon fabric in a burn-out pattern in black, white and pale smoke grey. A light and classic addition to any wardrobe, this would make a lovely blouse, or just add a simple hand-rolled hem to a length for an elegant scarf. 53% acetate, 35% silk, and 9% linen. 54" wide.
    $59.99

  9. Luxurious Pistachio Silk Shantung (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Luxurious Pistachio Silk Shantung (Made in Italy)

    A luxurious midweight silk shantung in yummy pistachio green - this would make a stunning Elizabethan corset or vintage-inspired cocktail suit. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 59" wide.
    $125.99

  10. GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Gleaming Emerald Green Silk Charmeuse Quickview

    GUEST BLOGGER PICK! Gleaming Emerald Green Silk Charmeuse

    A luxurious silk charmeuse in softly gleaming emerald green - perfect as a blouse or as a lining to dress up a tweed suit....or as a sensuous and glamorous chemise. 100% silk. 54" wide.

     

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    $59.99

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