Royal Seas Silk Habotai
This rich blue shimmers like the Royal Seas sailed by the Corsairs and Kings. Royal Seas Silk Habotai is a rich blue, perfect for shirts and dresses, lightweight enough for summer and dressy enough for King’s Court. Royal Seas Silk Habotai is elegantly ideal for summer tunics, Twelfth Night Revels, May Day Dancing or Oriental finery. Royal Seas Silk Habotai is the perfect fabric for your courtly 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 wowing seamstresses and tailor 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.
Royal Seas Silk Habotai is 110 cm wide, approximately 44/45″.