Dapper Dickie Bows - Special Occasion Satin
Price is per HALF metre. 1 unit = 0.5metres. For 1.5metres, add 3 units.
All cut length orders are sent as one continuous length.
Width: 146cm / 57.4inch
Pattern repeat: 26cm / 10.2inch
Style: Elegant, luxurious, silky satin, statement, individual
This visually stunning, lightweight, high quality satin was originally created for a renowned British ladies and menswear designer famous for their fine occasion wear with quirky and elegant styles; inspired by history and the natural world. We decided to name this fabric SOS; as an acronym that stands for Special Occasion Satin, referencing this particular fabric and its sister fabrics in the collection. Click here to see the full range of Special Occasion Satin fabrics.
Dapper Dickie Bows is a finely woven lightweight polyester satin twill, printed with the most fabulous, photo realistic allover design. This designer fabric and silken stunner will appeal to those who love quirky British design.
A background of smokey grey, printed with fine black diagonal lines sets the mood for this quirky and stylish visual treat. (Thoughts of sophisticated, silk cravat-wearing gents spring to mind). Take a stroll through this stylish gent's wardrobe and you will find this fab satin printed with rows of colourful dickie bows; full of golden topaz, ruby, emerald, sapphire and amethyst jewel tones. Each fabulous bow sports its own individual design of either polka dots, geometric or antique filigree floral. Evoking an air of style where men wore suits to the office and revelled in stylish attire. Vintage costume lovers will adore this superb designer satin. Ideal for creating chic garments with a retro style.
Boasting a super soft silky feel and subtle sheen you would be forgiven for thinking this was silk. This first rate satin has a sumptuous hand which is stable width and lengthwise, with a delicious drape. All you have to decide now is what to make...
Dapper Dickie Bows will of course make stunning occasion wear pieces for ladies and gents; dresses with drape & gathered details, bow tie blouses & dresses, cowl-necked shift dresses, simple dolman sleeved tops and quick-make slashed-neck scarf style tops will all add a hint of luxury to a simple jeans and top outfit. Take this seriously smart satin and create '50s inspired ~ open revere shirts such as Merchant & Mills - All State (PDF). Extend this style into shirtdresses for pleated or gathered shirt-waister dresses, for true vintage flair.
Spoil yourself or someone special and create stylish and sumptuous traditional pyjamas with coordinating piped collars and pocket tops. Or the prettiest camisole and shorts set with coordinating lace and matching kimono robe. Take a look at Vanessa Mooncie's - The Gentleman's Wardrobe for a superb gents robe pattern with a stylish vintage vibe.
Dapper Dickie Bows will also make a statement lining for your bespoke woollen jackets, coats and waistcoats (with statement backs). You won’t be able to resist showing people your wonderful lining! Create simple cravats, scarves, headbands and luxe accessories to match.
Introducing Fabworks’ Designer Linings Range, our Special Occasion Satins & Jewel Jacquards!
A range of opulent, lightweight lining fabrics was originally created for a renowned British, ladies and menswear designer, famous for fine occasion wear with a quirky and elegant style.
Available in a range of exquisite printed and impeccably woven designs, they have excellent versatility. Click here to see the full range of Designer Lining fabrics!
First time buyer on this site. Fabric is just as ordered, and will make a snazzy waistcoat lining