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  • Wool is Not Just for Winter!

    May 12, 2017 by Dina

    _mg_8737 Spring has sprung, and it seems like a great time to pull out your lightweight garments and put away your wool. But not so fast! Tropical and lightweight wool make wonderful spring or summer suits, tops, and dresses. In a lightweight wool suit lined with rayon Bemberg, you'll be comfortable in virtually any weather (other than the sticky kind of heat where the only way to keep cool is to jump in a pool).

  • Something Old, Something New, Something Britex! (Part IV)

    May 3, 2017 by Dina

    bridal-remnants-2 To celebrate our fabulous in-store Remnant Sale (Wednesday, Thursday and Friday this week…all remnants and Yard Sale fabrics are 50% off! Come on in!!), this week's focus on weddings will introduce you to our remnant floor, where you can find fabric to make beautiful gowns and accessories without breaking the bank. We're talking to Steph, who is one of the fourth floor's resident experts on how to get big effects out of small pieces.

  • Something Old, Something New, Something Britex! (Part III)

    April 19, 2017 by Dina

    _mg_7963 In Part 3 of our focus on weddings, we're speaking to Lizzie on the Main Floor about French laces and silk satins…exactly what you'll need for the wedding dress that you imagine. Believe us, it takes expert help to navigate the selection here!

  • Something Old, Something New, Something Britex! (Part II)

    April 11, 2017 by Dina

    silk-dupioni In Part 2 of our focus on wedding season, our Furnishings guru Dina offers some ideas on how Britex can help you customize your venue and make the setting for your wedding as beautiful as possible.

  • Something Old, Something New, Something Britex!

    April 5, 2017 by Dina

    dsc_0363-edit Wedding season is getting into swing, so each week we're going to give you a detailed look at all of the bridal fabrics, embellishments and know-how that Britex has to offer–from the firsthand perspectives of our experts on the floor.  This week, we're speaking with Laura at the third floor bridal counter, who has a decade of experience in making brides and wedding parties as beautiful as they can be.

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