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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. Tailored Grey Striped Sheer Silk Organza Quickview

    Tailored 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. This fabric is 48" wide.
    $34.99

  2. Luxurious Heathered Shell Grey Silk Jersey Knit (Made in Italy) Quickview

    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 $59.99

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Gleaming Mock Pleated Silvery Ash Grey Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Gleaming Mock Pleated Silvery Ash Grey Silk Charmeuse (Made in Italy)

    A beautifully textured and drapey silk fabric in silvery ash grey; this is a two-ply silk fabric with a mock pleated silk charmeuse front, tone-on-tone embroidered rectangles, and a silk mesh backing. A luxurious silk, it would be lovely as a flowing column evening gown or as an elegant tank top. Made in Italy. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $95.99

  7. Tiger Print Smokey Ash Grey Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Tiger Print Smokey Ash Grey Silk Chiffon

    A silk chiffon fabric in elegant shades of pale ash grey, and with a subtle abstracted tiger print. This shade of grey has a hint of green - perfect for a pleat fronted blouse or just add a simple hand-rolled hem to a length for an elegant scarf. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $89.99 $44.99

  8. Designer Digital Tawny Animal Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Designer Digital Tawny Animal Silk Chiffon

    A NY designer sheer silk chiffon, with an abstract digital print reminiscent of animal prints in tawny browns and peaches - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous summer sundress, a waft of a scarf, or sophisticated blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 43" wide.
    $34.99

  9. Guest Blogger Pick! Delicious Dusty Apricot Silk Semi-Sheer Chiffon (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Guest Blogger Pick! Delicious Dusty Apricot Silk Semi-Sheer Chiffon (Made in Italy)

    A semi-sheer silk chiffon, in delicious dusty apricot. This would be perfect as a tailored pleat fronted blouse, or a cooly elegant Jazz era style frock. Made in Italy. 100% Silk. 53" wide.

    See Nicole's lusciously delicate slip and corresponding tutorial on bust-line adjustment made with this silk!

    $39.99

  10. Striped Delicate Dusty Apricot & Smoke Sheer Silk Organza Blend Quickview

    Striped Delicate Dusty Apricot & Smoke Sheer Silk Organza Blend

    A NY designer sheer silk organza, in delicious dusty apricot with pale smoke grey pinstripes that are 1/4" apart. The stripes and fluidity make this silk ideal for bias cut chevron designs. This would be perfect as a lined tailored pleat fronted blouse, a debonair scarf, or a cooly elegant Jazz era style frock. Silk, rayon and nylon blend. 66" wide.
    $49.99

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