James Hare Silk Chiffon Fabric Maroon

James Hare Silk Chiffon Fabric Maroon
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Our Price:  £26.00
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SKU:  8156-14
Brand:  James Hare Fabrics
Unit Qty:  1 Metre
Product Weight:  27g
Composition:  100% Silk
Width (to Selvage):  140 cms (55.1 inches)
Product Use:  Dress & Bridal

James Hare Fabrics

Maroon Silk Chiffon

Silk Chiffon Fabric Maroon 8156/14 by James Hare is a light-weight plain woven sheer pure silk which is dyed exclusively in France. Whether you are creating a bespoke Wedding Dress or an outfit for a Special Occasion, such as your Prom Gown or Ball Gown, we have something to suit your needs. Typically this wonderful fabric is also ideal for making stunning blouses, scarves, trouser suits with matching tops, dresses and lingerie.

Early Chiffon was made purely for Silk and has always been considered a premium option due to its smooth texture and shimmering appearance. The fabric is woven of alternate twist yarns. Designer’s love and favour silk chiffon over its synthetic rivals because of its luxurious quality. The synthetic alternatives are also much less drapey.

A symbol of wealth and available from the 1700’s its name stems from the French word ‘chiffe’ which means cloth or rag. Pure Silk Chiffon has always had an international appeal, not least of all in the use of traditional Saudi Arabian caftans. Most commonly used as an overlay to add an essence of floating elegance to Bridal Gowns, Wedding Dresses and Prom Dresses or Evening Gowns.

Because of the slippery nature of this amazing fabric, it can be difficult to work with. Do not let this put you off as the end result will not disappoint! The key is to work very slowly with the gorgeous fabric. When you are cutting out and sewing, place it on a non-slip surface. Ensure your machine needle is new and sharp.

Synonymous with elegance in the fashion world for luxury garments; the chic transparent appearance of pure silk chiffon coming from the semi-mesh weave and light-weight texture.

Order your Silk Chiffon Fabric Maroon Sample by James Hare today! It's the only way to experience the true look and feel of this stunning fabric….try before you buy!

James Hare Silks

Washing - No
Dry Iron on Silk Setting - Yes
Recommended dry cleaning in Perchlorethylene - Yes
Can chlorine bleach be used - No
Exposure to direct sunlight must be avoided as this can lead to colour loss
Lining and inter-lining fabric is strongly recommended when using these fabrics for curtains
As an extra precaution, window blinds and/or filters should also be used

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James Hare Silk Chiffon Fabric French Dyed Maroon
Thursday, 21 March 2019  | 

I’m really only a beginner when it comes to making my own clothes, but I’ve loved ordering samples and fabrics from Silks and Crystals. The material is such high quality I worry I won’t be able to do it justice, but I’ve been having fun trying.

 

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It's so theraputic and very satisfying to construct the garments youself. I love it too and you will definitely be wearing something that nobody else has! We are delighted you have had fun...that's what its all about.

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