Raw Dupioni Silk

Dupioni (also referred to as Douppioni or Dupion) is a plain weave crisp type of silk fabric, produced by using fine thread in the warp and uneven thread reeled from two or more entangled cocoons in the weft. This creates tightly-woven yardage with a highly-lustrous surface. It is similar to shantung, but slightly thicker, heavier, and with a greater slub (cross-wise irregularity) count.

Dupioni is often woven with differing colors of threads scattered through the warp and weft. This technique gives the fabric an iridescent effect, similar to but not as pronounced as shot silk taffeta. Dupioni can be woven into plaid and striped patterns; floral or other intrinsic, intricate designs are better suited for lighter-weight silks and/or those with smoother finishes, although dupioni may be embroidered in any manner desired.

Dupioni is popular in bridal and other formal wear. It is suitable for upholstery, but if it is crafted into a curtain or drape, a substantial underlining must be used to protect the fabric from sunlight.This Dupion or raw silk is 100 percent pure silk fabric . It is silk at its best natural form. It has a lustrous shine. Dupioni is popular in bridal and other formal wear. WE HAVE THREE QUALITIES BASED ON GRAMS  60,70 AND 100 GRAMS, 100 ++ GSM.

Buy shimmering Dupion Silk Fabric, blessed with a magnificent fall that can be customized into ethnic as well as contemporary drapes adorned with rich embroidery. It is often used for clothing such as shirts, ties, blouses, formal dresses, high fashion clothes, lining, lingerie, pajamas, robes, salwar suits, kurtis and anarkalis. Silk's attractive lustre and drape makes it suitable for many furnishing applications.

Wide ranges of colors are available with us, in case you’re looking for any specific color that can be provided on order bases.

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