Luxe silk

Posted by Red Ruby Rose Tuesday, July 13, 2010

New original printed silk clutch, silhouette branches

The latest in my collection of Red Ruby Rose originals is printed silk. I'm quite excited about this one (don't I always say that?) as I've been searching for a while for a bespoke silk printing company here in the UK. There are lots of print-on-demand fabric houses around now but not so many who'll offer silk as a textile option as it's tricker to print and needs a different set of dyes to other fabrics.

So, my first test batch arrived today and it's gorgeous - even nicer than I'd hoped and the sandwashed habotai silk feels beautiful. I have twelve other designs that I'll slowly add to the shop over the next few weeks, a mixture of old favourites and some new prints too.

This silk is so great that the thought of a new line of contemporary silk scarves in original prints crossed my mind. That would be fun! When my poor old hands finally declare that enough is enough from all this bag making then it's certainly a thought.

9 comments

  1. Stunning and with complementary accessories - chic, tres chic!

     
  2. Natalie Says:
  3. beautiful print making a beautiful purse x x

     
  4. kristina Says:
  5. Scarves with your designs would be lovely indeed.

     
  6. I absolutely love this print! The purse is beautiful.

     
  7. red-handed Says:
  8. Ah: you're one of those people who actually follow through with their plans. And how great is it, when it comes together?

     
  9. I just found your shop via The Storque and I am in LOVE! I even mentioned you on my design blog:
    http://balance-blog.blogspot.com

    Great work!

     
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  12. demetgun3 Says:
  13. adroable clutch:)I love it.

     
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