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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. Pink Porpoises Woven Faille Necktie Silk Quickview

    Pink Porpoises Woven Faille Necktie Silk

    Petite porpoises disport themselves gaily on this rich pink 100% silk faille. This is perfect for custom-made neckties, cummerbunds, corsets, vests, or marine-inspired accessories for the whale watcher in your life. Cadet blue porpoises trimmed with a yellow accent are 1/2" in scale. This fabric is 55" wide.
    $39.99

  2. 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

  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. Soft Rose Pink Silk Jacquard (Made in Switzerland) Quickview

    Soft Rose Pink Silk Jacquard (Made in Switzerland)

    This Swiss 100% silk jacquard fabric is a lush rose pink, with a tone-on-tone abstract pattern. It would be lovely made into a simple blouse, trimmed with narrow smoke grey piping and accented with delicate mother-of-pearl buttons. Made in Switzerland. This fabric is 35" wide.
    $39.99

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Ikat  Peony & Plum Floral Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Ikat Peony & Plum Floral Silk Chiffon

    A sheer silk chiffon, with a ikat floral pattern in melon, peony, and purple plum on a tawny cappuccino background - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous summer sundress, a delicate scarf, or perky summer blouse fastened with a cascade of lightweight shell buttons. 100% silk. 55" wide.
    $49.99

  9. Crinkled Magenta Posy Profusion Silk Chiffon Quickview

    Crinkled Magenta Posy Profusion Silk Chiffon

    A designer crinkled sheer silk chiffon, with a large scale floral pattern of a fragrant profusion of posies in pinks, laurel green, and ocher on a lively magenta background - soft and drapey, this would make a charming full skirt or a perky vintage inspired blouse. 100% silk. 54" wide.
    $45.99

  10. 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

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