If you’ve decided to choose fabrics that can only be dry cleaned, you have to be also committed in maintaining them. These require your money, time and effort. Their beauty and elegance will always remain only if they are properly taken care of.
The Feel – Run your fingers over the fabric, and see if you like how it feels. The touch has to be soft and inviting, it has to create a desire to wrap yourself in the fabric. After all, you want a good quilt!
The first fibre based fabrics factor in our opinion is how it looks. Of course, the cloth banners that are available now are almost always dye sublimation printed cloth banners, and if the printer and the ink are high quality (generally the printers are made in S. Korea or Japan, and the inks are from Europe, the US, or Japan), the print itself shouldn’t be an issue.
There are fabrics, which come with stain guards and are easily washable at home. They are good for these purposes. Otherwise it becomes tough to clean them if they catch the stains of coffee or sauces.
Lame is a combination of metallic yarns and synthetic fibers. The Nomex Honeycomb Parts metallic yarns shimmer by catching and reflecting light. Silver and gold are the most popular colors check out the dazzling colors for a unique look. Great for accent bows! This is a difficult fabric to clean so only use this in situations where it won’t get grease on it.
2) Sparkling Organza: Sparkling organza fabric is a soft, sheer fabric which is perfect way to scatter a cloud of sparkles over your table. Sparkling Organza with its tiny metallic flecks can also be used for sheer curtains to bring starlight to your walls. The transparent fabric works well with mixing and matching colors the sheer colors. Organza fabric is soft enough to tie and stiff enough to be used for bows so consider it for sashes and bows as well as overlays and sheers.
If a soft feel fabric is important to you, there can be no better than linen. It is soft to begin with, and continues to get softer with every wash you give it. That softness is maintained as the fabric ages as it does not suffer from pilling, so does not develop the scratchiness that cotton can do with age.
So narrow fabrics although very small but are extensively used in every types of industry & require new & ceaseless innovations so that keep on serving their purpose very well.