SILK IS ONE OF THE OLDEST FIBERS KNOWN TO MAN AND STILL HOLDS THE CROWN FOR LOOKING EXPENSIVE WHILE BEING COMFORTABLE.
Of course, the delicate fiber was saved for only the wealthiest nobles in the land but today, designers everywhere are making it accessible for all – not that Gucci or Dries Van Noten is accessible for all but you get the point.
The texture and luster of silk make it one of few luxury fabrics. It was China’s well-kept secret for many years and still remain the world’s biggest producer. Today, Italian silk and unique Japanese techniques are making it even easier to wear. From luminous solids to playful prints, designers have embraced making silk an essential for the season.
Silky bottoms, slip dresses and gowns are all featured in the Ready to Wear collections for Fall 2017.Every modern woman wants to be comfortable while looking expensive and silk seems to be the answer to both. Pajama dressing has finally met a fashionable medium. Check out the 15 looks below for inspiration on how to add silk to your wardrobe this season.