Handwoven diamond twill silk in gold and green, 100% natural silk in diamond weave, Viking fabric, Vendel fabric, historical textiles

Handwoven diamond twill silk in gold and green, 100% natural silk in diamond weave, Viking fabric, Vendel fabric, historical textiles

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Gold and light green colour amazing handwoven 100% natural eri silk in small diamond weave. Perfect for trimming or for sewing whole costumes, as it is not stiff, it flows beautifully, is thin, yet it is not sheer at all. It will look beautifully paired with clothing in blue, green, pink, brown, purple and red.
The fabric shines beautifully and looks differently depends of light and its position. Therefore it is very difficult to photograph and to show the colour.
Eri silk is called non violence silk, as the silk worms are left free (they are not boiled in water) during the production of silk.

Fabrics made in diamond twill have been found in rich Vendel, Migration Period and Viking graves. They were luxurious fabrics, probably imported. The diamond pattern in these archeaological finds is in small size, like you see on this fabric. There are no finds of fabrics wooven in big diamond pattern.

100% natural Eri silk.
Colour : bright gold + light green. This colour combination gives overal lime colour effect. The contrast between gold and light green is subtle, not strong.
Width : 114 cm (44 inches).
Weight : around 100g/m2
Price for 0.5 meter.
Due to the silk is handwoven there can be some irregularity in weaving.
The fabric is hand dyed, so to keep the colours as they are, please wash in cold water with no detergent or dry wash.

Shipping from The Netherlands

Processing time

3-5 business days

Estimated shipping times

  • North America : 1 - 4 weeks
  • Europe : 3 - 10 business days
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania : 2 - 5 weeks
  • Asia Pacific : 2 - 5 weeks
  • Latin America and the Caribbean : 2 - 5 weeks

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but can't guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

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Just contact me within: 7 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 14 days of delivery

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Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.

Reviews (2)


Wonderful cloth adding this to my cuffs and neckline of myy feasting Sunday best!

Will finish my friends reenactment dresses beautifully.