Black Silk Chiffon 8mm 45"

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Black Silk Chiffon 8mm 45" $10.55 9.85 9.25/yd.
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Silk Chiffon 8mm 45" wide is now available in about thirty colors! Why? Because not every canvas has to be white.

An elegant, sheer fiber with a soft beautiful drape and a crepe like texture. Takes dyes exceptionally well reflecting strong, deep colors. Very easy to dye and paint and responds well to all painting styles and techniques. Fiber is ideal for floaty scarves, shawls and wispy gowns. Like a feather floating on the wind. The essence of silk. Paint, discharge, enjoy!

ALSO, Colored swatches vary from monitor to monitor and may not exactly match actual fabric. There may be slight variations in fabrics from dyelot to dyelot. This is normal. Samples are available. These fabrics are dyed with Acid Dyes, and should be washed in cool to lukewarm water or dry cleaned.

Discharging: Several folks have been asking if the new colors or black discharge. Since the colors are new, we haven't tested them yet, but we will be, with Discharge Paste and with DeColourant. But what we can immediately say on the subject, which any discharge artist should know, is that all colors are going to vary, from discharging to almost white, to nothing, and some will simply lighten, while others will change color. Your results will also depend on the discharging chemical you use. All of them are safe on silk EXCEPT BLEACH. So when results need to be a certain way, you MUST TEST! Discharging can often be unpredictable. We will publish a list of our results in a few weeks.

Fabric Details
- 100% Silk Chiffon
- 8mm, 45" wide 
- You can dye the white ones with Acid Dyes, iDye or other dyes for silk, and you can also over-dye the colored ones, except for black.
- We found that this shrinks 19% in Length and 10% in Width disclaimer
- Available in cut yardage and bolts of around 56 yards.

Machine wash in any temperature water for Natural White and Optic White. Colored silks are dyed with Acid Dyes, so wash in cold or lukewarm water, or dryclean.

Remember, bolts vary! They can be over or under - we charge you for the actual yardage. If you need very specific yardage, order cut yardage.

There are a few things you should know about our fabrics...

Made in: CHINA (CN)

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Perfect for Nuno felting!
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3 of 3 users found this review helpful.

Good weight and width for my Nuno felted fabric. Would love to have you carry same black chiffon in rolled edge scarf and shawl sizes!
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1 of 1 users found this review helpful.

I bought this black chiffon yardage and handmade a long scarf. I am so pleased with the results. High end appearance at a bargain price.
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Great product
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I love your black silk. I am a nuno felter and make scarves and toppers with it. Thank you.
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