Pin Stripe Embroidered Floral Italian Taffeta Wovenron
Black and white pin striped taffeta from an Italian mill has black flowers embroidered overall. One of the most cool (and unusual) fabrics I've ever encountered, produced for edgy LA designer Dress To Kill. The vertical stripes alternate a black taffeta stripe with a tiny double white pin stripe. The embroidery is stitched with a fine elastic thread so it stretches, giving the fabric texture as well as stretch, and creating a puckered dimensional effect. The base fabric is silky smooth and light weight with a soft, malleable, sculptural drape. Truly a fabric to allow to speak for itself! Choose a simple style with few seams, right for a light coat, jacket or vest, dress, skirt, shawl or.... Shown below, made by Gwen in Butterick 6634.
Pre-treat by hand dip in cool water and air dry.
polyester (educated guess)
PRICED AND SOLD BY THE ½ YARD