Silk fabric, the strongest natural fabrics in the world, is suitable for many uses. Around 2600 B.C., China discovers silk, and then leads the world’s silk production, followed by Japan, Brazil and India. Now, France and Italy are the primary manufacturers of silk fabric, while United States is the leading manufacturer of silk products. Silk has many different uses for its strength, beauty and luxurious feel.
- For women, silk fabric not only can be used to make different types of silk dresses, including silk wedding gowns, silk evening gowns and silk sarongs, but also can be used to make silk dress shirts, silk skirts or silk scarves.
- For men, silks are usually used for dress shirts and suits, silk ties, and pocket squares for the pocket on suit jackets.
Home Decor, Furnishings
- Silk fabric may be used to make silk sheets, silk pillow cases, table cloths, throw covers and other home items.
- Silk fabrics can also be used for decorations and occasionally used as a high-end wall covering.
Remember that silk stains easily and its absorption is strong. Keep it away from water.