Irish Shamrock Silk Habotai
This crisp green Silk Habotai is like a patch of clover on an Irish Hillside…and is the color of an Irish Shamrock. Irish Shamrock Silk Habotai is perfect for shirts and dresses, lightweight enough for summer and dressy enough for court gowns. From a time when Silk was literally worth its weight in gold, Irish Shamrock is 110 cm wide, approximately 44/45″, and is a light weight 12 MM, perfect for a summer tunic, Twelfth Night Revels gown, dancing veils, or Egyptian Raqs Sharqi. Silk Habotai is the perfect fabric for your elegant costuming needs.
Habotai is woven utilizing the basic basket weave. So regardless of your era, Habotai easily blends with your persona or cosplay needs. As such, the only limit on your use of silk habotai is your imagination. Habotai, also known as China Silk, has been wow-ing seamstresses and tailors for 5,000 years. With it’s crisp hand yet soft drape, Habotai is truly versatile for costuming creations. Use it in Cosplay, Society for Creative Anachronism, Renaissance Faires, Costume College, or belly dance performances.
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Damask Raven specializes in re-creating and locating lavish silks for costuming and fashion apparel. Create your medieval fashion wardrobe using period appropriate Silk Habotai, brought to you by Damask Raven–creating History in Style.
From a time when Silk was worth its weight in gold, this light weight 12 MM silk fabric is perfect for a summer tunic or Twelfth Night Revels gown, Ottoman Robes or Raqs Sharqi, Bohemian Elegance or Romantic Flair.
Irish Shamrock Silk Habotai is 110 cm wide, approximately 44/45″.