Happy 4th July! Stars and Stripes to celebrate Independence Day

 Happy 4th July! Stars and Stripes to celebrate Independence Day.  We pick out a selection of fabrics with stars and stripes as a nod the the American Flag and the celebration that is Independence Day in support of our US friends...


Our most popular Star lace fabric, Vedette is an ethereal lace, featuring embroidered stars in a variety of sizes on an ivory tulle base. Each star is embellished with translucent sequins. The width is 132 cm (52").  This lace is great value and is in stock and ready to ship worldwide.


Pabla is the type of fabric that once you've seen it you just want it!  A celestial masterpiece it's a fabulous starry creation that would make the most delectable and ethereal wedding dress. A heavenly lace in ivory that features a variety of different sized stars and some crescent moons, this measures 132 cm (52") wide. Many of the stars have been embellished with subtle sequins. The largest of the stars contain a dainty lace design. 


A lovely and elegant ivory tulle that measures 155 cm (61") wide, this has been woven with a variety of different sized stars running across its full width. Sampling this tulle fabric is a must to appreciate how the stars drift across the fabric like the sky.  A light ivory in color it has lightweight handle and wonderful drape.


A stripy masterpiece, Jester is a gorgeous Italian fabric, which measures 137 cm/54" wide and has a composition of 25% silk and 75% polyester. There are alternating stripes of satin 4.4 cm /1.7" and organza 3.3 cm/1.3" which stretch across the width of the fabric. You can choose which way you want to position this fabric for the stripes to run horizontally, diagonally or vertically.  We love the dress in this picture by Curvy Custom Bride using the bold stripes of this silk fabric to great effect.
The weight is 57g/square metre. 


Jean is all about understated chic.  I can see this on long a long sleeved dress with a pinched bodice and a square or jewel neckline.  A simple yet sophisticated design, this ivory Chantilly lace that measures 90 cm (35.5") wide . Both edges have the same fringed finish and running through the sheer fine body of the lace are repeating threads giving it a striped effect.  Delicate and light, the handle of this lace feels fragile.  I can't wait to see some beautiful dress creations in this enchanting French lace fabric.


We can't forget the guys!  This striped waistcoat fabric is available in a range of four colors: Gold, ivory, pink and lilac.  Woven with toning stripes that running parallel with the selvedges of the fabric. The stripes repeat on 1.1 cm (0.5").  The width of this fabric is 130 cm (54") and the composition is Polyester/Viscose.  Just imagine how smart the groomsmen would look in this stylish waistcoat fabric.