Dupion is a woven fabric characterised by its slubbed weave that gives it an interesting textured effect and a crisp handle. Dupion was originally woven in silk, the silk cocoons giving the fabric its slubbed effect. This dupion effect can now be replicated in woven polyester dupion.
Elevate your style with the unique texture of dupion silk.
Dupion fabric is a type of silk fabric that is known for its unique texture and sheen. It is made from the cocoons of two silk worms that have spun their cocoons together, giving the fabric its distinct slubbed or uneven texture. The fabric is also known for its high sheen and luster, which gives it a luxurious and elegant look.
Dupion fabric is often used in formal wear and special occasion garments such as evening gowns, wedding dresses, and bridesmaid dresses. It is also commonly used in home decor items such as curtains, cushions, and bedding. The fabric's unique texture and sheen make it perfect for creating elegant and opulent garments and home decor items.
Dupion fabric is available in a wide range of colours, and can be dyed in a variety of shades. It is also available in different weights and thicknesses, making it suitable for a wide range of clothing items and home decor.
When it comes to care, dupion fabric is a delicate fabric that requires special care. It is best to dry clean or hand wash dupion fabric to ensure that it retains its shape and quality. It is also important to avoid using harsh detergents or bleach on dupion fabric, as this can damage the fabric. It is also important to iron dupion fabric on a low heat setting to avoid any damage to the fabric.
In terms of dupion fabric for sale, it is available in different widths and weights, making it suitable for a wide range of clothing items and home decor. It's also available in different textures, some of them with more slubbed texture and some of them with less. Contact White Lodge Fabric today to see how we can help.
Why choose White Lodge Fabric as your UK fabric supplier?
- We specialise in eye-catching dressmaking and craft fabric.
If you are looking for dupion fabric, or any other type of fabric, White Lodge Fabric is the perfect fabric supplier for you. Why not take a look around our website to see a full overview of the fabric and thread that we offer? Alternatively, you can get in touch with us directly and speak to one of our team who are always ready to take your call and deal with any questions or enquiries that you may have.
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