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Nesting Triangles Silk Twill – 1/2 yard

$ 10.99 CAD

 Salvaged from a bespoke tie shop that was going out of business, this silk jacquard would have an illustrious second life as an oversized button-up or wrap tee. 

This silk jaquard:

-is soft to the touch, & drapey as heck 

-features a bold triangle print in subdued neutrals

-has a pronounced twill weave

Details

  • Colour: Navy with beige, mustard and maroon triangles (1/2" wide) 
  • Tone: Neutral, leaning warm
  • Fabric Content: 100% silk (as confirmed by burn test)
  • Opacity: Completely opaque
  • Drape: Crisp and light with structure
  • Weight: Lightweight
  • Width: 40”
  • Source: Deadstock from a bespoke tie shop
  • Care:  Dry clean for the risk-averse, hand wash for the brave! Please do a water test  first to test the colour-fastness of the prints.

*We recommend taking a screenshot of this page to capture the care instructions, as listings often disappear when fabric goes out of stock!

Sustainability: Deadstock is high-quality fabric that went unused by the initial designer, fabric store or mill  who ordered it – be it a big-name fashion brand, fabric mill or film & TV set. (Kind of like browsing the fashion industry's fabric stash.) Buying deadstock supports a circular textile economy, avoids net new production of harmful fibres and dyes & diverts high-quality textiles away from landfills. Pretty cool!

Pattern suggestions: 

  • Closet Case Carolyn Pajamas Top 
  • Paper Theory Olya Shirt (2 > 2.2 yards required)  
  • Sew House 7 Tea House Top (2.6 > 4 yards required)

 

Need some inspiration? Check out our silk moodboard.

(Sold by the 1/2 yard. Fabric will be cut in a continuous piece - order 1 for 1/2 yard, 2 for 1 yard, 3 for 1.5 yards, and so on.)