Chelmsford Liturgical Damask Fabric Swatch
Brand Ecclesiastical Sewing
Chelmsford Church Vestment Fabric is a small, useful, and easy pattern to work with liturgical damask fabric. Created in the Geoffrey Webb style, this pattern is a small turnover reversible design which dates to the 1920's. The size and scale of the design in this church fabric makes it ideal for use in constructing all types of church vestments, from stoles and chasubles, to copes and altar hangings. This ecclesiastical fabric, made from silk and viscose fibers with its small floral motif, makes the perfect background for liturgical hand embroidery projects worked in gold and silk threads. The fabrics has a soft, drape and hand that falls in lovely folds.*
Colors: Ivory, Red, Green, Violet
Width 56" (143 cm)
Pattern Repeat: 6 ½" (17 cm)
Fiber Content: 58% Viscose, 42% Silk
Chelmsford is is also suitable as a fabric for use in creating period costumes, wedding gowns, historical garments, Home Decor, Collegiate or University Gowns, and theatrical costumes due to the accuracy and quality of the fabric design motif. The silk fibers make this a truly special fabric.