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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. 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

  3. Starburst Fuchsia Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Starburst Fuchsia Silk Jacquard (Made in Italy)

    This Italian 100% silk jacquard is an elegant saturated fuchsia, in a tone-on-tone stylized starburst pattern that is reminiscent of geometric pieced quilts. This silk jacquard would be funkily dramatic as a wide-sleeved, high-necked blouse, paired with black suede gaucho pants, and tight high boots. Made in Italy. This fabric is 54" wide.
    $74.99

  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. Ivory Silk Organza Quickview

    Ivory Silk Organza

    A silk organza in warm ivory. This silk organza is romantically sheer and feminine.

    100% silk.

    This fabric is 56" wide.

    $16.99

  6. Ivory Eggshell Art Deco Floral Silk Jacquard Quickview

    Ivory Eggshell Art Deco Floral Silk Jacquard

    A silk and linen blend jacquard in ivory eggshell. This silk blend fabric is beautifully strewn with an Art Deco-inspired rose design.

    35% silk and 65% linen blend

    This fabric is 54" wide.

    $89.99

  7. Couture Gleaming Iridescent Ivory Silk Blend (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Couture Gleaming Iridescent Ivory Silk Blend (Made in Italy)

    A gleaming silk blend in ivory, with an iridescent sheen. Made in Italy.

    Silk and polyamide blend

    This fabric is 56" wide.

    $89.99

  8. Soft Semi-Sheer Striped Silk & Cotton Blend (Made in Italy) Quickview

    Soft Semi-Sheer Striped Silk & Cotton Blend (Made in Italy)

    A semi-sheer silk and cotton fabric, in creamy ivory and with 3/8" wide crosswise textured stripes - soft and drapey, this would make a marvelous chemise or lined breezy curtains. Made in Italy. Cotton and silk blend. 57" wide.
    $35.99

  9. Couture Ivory Textured Waves Silk Blend Quickview

    Couture Ivory Textured Waves Silk Blend

    A textured silk blend in ivory, with woven threaded waves on an organza base. There is a subtle geometric pattern of varying sizes of squares in this weave.

    Silk, polyamide, and linen blend

    This fabric is 60" wide.

    $95.99

  10. 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

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