Silk shantung is a beautiful, high quality fabric that measures 54" wide, weighs 7 oz per linear yard and is made from 100% silk. It is a superb quality, woven from the threads of double cocoons originating in the far east.
Silk shantung fabric has a luxurious feel and comfortable touch. It also features a slight stiffness which helps to add structure to the fabric. This allows for a great deal of versatility and comfort. This fabric is similar to the silk dupioni in its texture, but differs in design. The silk shantung has a smooth and relaxed feel, whereas the dupioni has the unique vertical slub lines.
This fabric can be used for projects such as elegant venue decorations, formal apparel and evening wear. This silk fabric is a great choice for dresses, ball gowns, suits and more. Our competitive wholesale prices with no minimums allows you to create high quality material at an affordable rate.
Content: 100% Silk
Width: 54" Wide
Weight: 7oz per yard (approx.)
Minimum Order: 1 yard