Description

Silk shantung, 54 inches wide, 100% silk. A beautiful fabric for a wedding gown. Shantung has a small amount of slubs within the fabric weave. This silk shantung has some body in it which looks beautiful for a skirt on a wedding gown, it helps keep its’ shape/form. Ivory, White

Silk shantung is a natural fiber. It has a small amount of texture created from uneven horizontal ribs from slubs in the weave of the fabric. A slub is a lump or a thick nub in the fabric (a slightly twisted roll of fiber) for a desired textured look.

It is recommended to have silk dry cleaned when cleaning is needed.