Designer Habotai Silk Deadstock - Leaf

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Designer Habotai Silk Deadstock - Leaf - Swatch

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Luxurious in all the ways a fine silk should be, this habotai is actually limited deadstock from the iconic Toronto designer Lida Baday. Habotai itself is a textile known for its airiness and sheer, shimmering weave: this deadstock's no exception. Its soft, light hand and gentle drape make it a delicate choice for any unstructured project. We suggest using it as an eye-catching lining for a truly special garment, or a delicate, flowy dress. Semi-sheer in lighter colours, it may require a lining (or not, for the daring!)

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Width
46in / 117 cm
Lightweight
Fibre
100% Silk
Pantone Colour
16-5930 TCX
Transparency
Semi-Transparent
Country of Origin
China

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Gütermann All Purpose rPET Recycled Thread - Grass Green 237

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Lightweight Fusible Woven Interfacing - White

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Deadstock

Designer Textiles Made From Natural Fibres

In the fashion industry, deadstock refers to fabrics that are either surplus or left over from production, including high-quality designer textiles. By sourcing deadstock fabrics, we are giving them a new lease on life and keeping them out of landfills.

Leaf Rating

1-Leaf

End-Of-Life

Biodegradable

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Care Instructions

Wash

Always pretreat fabric before sewing to remove chemical sizing from the manufacturing process. Pre-washing also gives you a better sense of the true drape and handfeel of a fabric. We recommend washing and drying fabric in the same way you intend to wash your finished garment. Be sure to separate brights and colours, as some dyes and prints may run the first few times you wash them.

Fabric Tips

Use a warm iron to press; a press cloth will help prevent 'shine' left from a too hot iron. Silk tends to be a bit shifty so use an extra sharp pair of shears or rotary cutter and pattern weights to cut your fabric.

Shipping & Returns

From our studio in beautiful Montreal, Canada, we are delighted to ship to makers worldwide. Shipping is free on U.S. and Canadian orders over $150. U.S. and Canadian orders ship in 3-7 business days, and international orders take between 12-40 days. That said, all additional customs and duties that may be collected at the border are the sole responsibility of the customer.

We are committed to investing in sustainability initiatives to counteract the environmental impact of shipping. We offset our carbon footprint by contributing funds to forest conservation projects for every package shipped.

We leave a 36 hour buffer before shipping to allow for cancelled orders. Once your order is cut, it is final. For more questions on shipping and returns, consult our Shipping & Returns FAQ.

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Sasha McCauley

What can I say? I’m in love with the Silk Habotai for lining. The soft hand and spectacular colours in this Deadstock range so nice. Cyan is a brilliant, happy blue.

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Sasha McCauley
Perfect lux lining

Silk Habotai is a fantastic fabric for lining. What an amazing colour to peek out from a jacket. The quality is excellent - the hand and weight are indicative of a well made silk. Love this.

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Marilyn
Happy with Haboti

I am very pleased with the fabric.

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Sasha McCauley
Designer Habotai Silk Deadstock - Deep Blue

Stunning deep blue color. Perfect weight & texture for lining.

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Sasha McCauley
Designer Habotai Silk Deadstock - Sand

Beautiful silk with a lovely hand and drape.

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