Monday, 13 November 2017
The history of silk and the silkworms that create the threads is long and interesting. It dates all the way back to Ancient China and there are a number of incredible stories regarding how the material was discovered and came to be a closely guarded secret of the Chinese royal family. At Silk and Crystals, a dedicated stockist of the highest quality James Hare silk fabric, we thought we would share some of these stories with you.
Thursday, 14 September 2017 | Admin
An oxidized rainbow of colour comes from the stunning new James Hare Interior Silks. Inspired by nature itself.
Monday, 19 June 2017 | Admin
James Hare Silks Orissa Silk Dupion becomes the new Handwoven standard
Saturday, 4 April 2015 | Admin
Part 2 of our silk fabric feature giving you an insight of what types of silk are available and some of their uses.
Friday, 3 April 2015 | Admin
Part 1 of our silk fabric feature giving you an insight of what types of silk are available and some of their uses.
Wednesday, 1 April 2015 | Admin
We just love James Hare silks...one of the finest collections available in the world.
Silks & Crystals offer their unrivalled palette of 160 different colours in the 31000 pure silk dupion. Weighing in at 95g and 114 cms wide.
Monday, 2 February 2015 | Admin
Choosing a colour scheme for your big day deserves a lot of thought! If you have the ground work done correctly you will be much better placed to have and enjoy one of the biggest days of your life.