This is a unique 2 yard piece of High quality 10 mm silk Habotai. rust dyed with nails, chains and gears. it was then overdyed in a low immersion shibori technique with plum . This has a beutifull sheen and color that represents rusted metal. This piece can be hand or machine washed and is suitable for art quilts, scarves, blouses and many other things. If you get a chance please see the other fabrics in my shop as well.