This is a great new grey silk in my shop. This 100% raw silk!!!
Raw silks are made of silk yarns that are relatively short. That is why it is often "knotted". The reason for this is that the silk worms are allowed to eat their way out of the cocoon and are not boiled to death in order to acquire larger silk threads. This is why this type of silk is often called "peace silk". All these labels are often used randomly. This can be confusing! Indian raw silk is a strong silk that can be used for many purposes. Not only for crafty projects, but also for curtains and clothing.
weight: light weight (56 gram per yard)
width of the fabric: 43 inches (110 cm)
possible purposes: crafty projects, patchwork, table runners, ties, curtains clothing.
care instructions: hand wash in luke warm water or on a silk cycle in your washing machine. If you want the silk to maintain its firmness dry cleaning is an option.
What will you get?
You will receive 1/4 yard = one piece of 18 x 22 inches (46 x 55 cm). If you order more it will be cut as one continuous piece. If you need a yard or more you can order this listing 4x or you order from this listing:
Or you can contact me anytime or a custom listing!
Your shop for only the best indian silk brocades. I am crazy about fabrics (especially silk) and buy all silks, ribbons and buttons myself, mostly in India. I go to silk fairs and special shops to look for the unusual pieces to offer in my shop.
If you are ordering from Canada or the USA you should expect your silk to arrive within a week, but please take into account that it can take longer and that your package is not shipped immediately. Packages to Australia take at least two weeks to reach. If you need your order before a specific date, please let me know. If you are in any way pressed for time please consult me, a lot can be done!
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Shipping & policies
I ship within 3 to 5 days with a normal carrier. I you wish me to send you a secured package, or if you want met to expedite your shipment, this is possible at additional costs. I can send you a quote for the extra shipping costs.
From the Netherlands shipping is quite smooth. Most packages arrive in the USA within two weeks. On rare occasions shipping can take much longer due to US customs. This can be inconvenient but I cannot prevent this from happening. If you want to be sure that you will have your package by a certain date, please contact me before shipping and we can review the options.
Australia takes approximately 2 to 3 weeks. packages sent to European countries take less then a week. Please keep in mind though that I do not control the postal services and that sometimes it takes longer. If you need your order before a specific date please communicate with me and I will see if it is feasible. Also take into account that it takes 3 to 5 days for you order to be processed by me. Again, if you are pressed for time let me know and I can prepare your order with preference.
I ship to all countries by normal post. I you need your order to be delivered by secured post or expedited this is off course possible. The extra costs will be charged to you.
I accept payments through paypal and the credit card companies allied with Paypal. After you payment has checked out your ordered items will be shipped to you. I would like to have your Payment within 24 hours after placing your order.
If you request a custom listing I will list a extra Etsy item in my shop, You can then make your payment through the normal channel. The prices you see in my Etsy shop are the prices including Dutch taxes.
If your order has been a major mistake you can cancel as long as I have not cut your fabric or ribbon. I will thus refund your complete payment.
Returns & exchanges
Please pay attention to the size of the piece of silk that you are ordering. Most pieces are offered per 1/4 yard (so-called "fat quarter"). If you need a yard, you need to order 4 quantities and I will cut one continuous piece of one full yard. If the fabric is offered per yard or per meter it will say in the description of the item (as it will say if you are ordering per 1/4 yard).
I will not cut your fabric before you place an order, all fabrics are custom-cut. For this reason I cannot accept return fabrics unless I made a mistake, or the fabric you received is a totally different one than you ordered. Fabrics cannot be returned if the piece you ordered is exactly as described but smaller than you expected.
If you have second thoughts after receiving your order, but the order has been completed correctly, it cannot be returned. The reason for this is that I have to cut your fabric or ribbon according to your order. It may not be possible to sell that exact size to someone else. I hope you understand!
If a package cannot be delivered to you due to circumstances in your power it is not possible to cancel your order and reimburse your payment (e.g. incomplete or incorrect address, other delivery problems, not picking up package from post office).
Custom orders are possible.
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