Lightweight Cotton Fabric
From whispery sheer cotton voile, to shirt-worthy cotton batiste, we love breathable and comfortable cotton fabric. These soft, lightweight cotton fabrics are ideal for chic blouses, bespoke tailored shirts, wide panel skirts, and delicious spring frocks. Many of our lighter cottons are imported from always fashionable Italy, where they seem to specialize in unusual prints and sophisticated colorations.
Quickview A soft and drapey semi-sheer cotton and silk batiste fabric in a subtle, sensuous op-art print in shades of olive and slate on dusty peach. Print runs cross-wise. This is perfect for a blouse or a sophisticated kimono wrap. Made in Germany. 68% cotton and 32% silk. 54" wide.$45.99
Quickview Semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste with a large-scale floral pattern in bright pastel shades of turquoise, hot pink. and lemon yellow on a toasty background - perfect for a full skirt or a tiered summer frock. Signature print "Manila Grace Street". Made in Italy. 55" wide. 100% cotton.$39.99
Quickview Semi-sheer lightweight cotton batiste in a classic white and scattered with chic abstract 3/4" polka dots in charcoal grey and cool tan - perfect for a lined full skirt or a princess seamed top with a bateau neckline. Made in Italy. 58" wide. 100% cotton.$45.99
Quickview A lightweight semi-sheer cotton in a print of an intoxicating blast of summer flowers in shades of fuchsia, turquoise, leaf green, and peony pink on a sky blue background - perfect for a lovely Peter Pan collared retro-style blouse or a full skirt. Each panel is 56" by 32.5". The floral border runs from one selvage to one selvage and is 13" to 20" deep and 56" wide. Made in Italy. 100% cotton.$39.99
Quickview This white lightweight cotton is strewn with blue pin-dots, delicate pink blossoms, and sky blue posies, including lovely open-throated morning glories. This would make a ladylike tea party frock, or charming smocked child's pinafore.This fabric is 60" wide and 100% cotton.$29.99