Mini Sew Along - 18th Century Workbags - Supplies List

Silk Taffeta Ribbon - Sold by the yard - $2.00 yd. - $4.50 yd.

SR4wh

$2.00

In the 18th century this ribbon was sometimes listed as “taffety” ribbon.  Made from the delicate but strong product of the silk worm it was known for its color retention, rich hues and shimmering beauty.  Ribbons survive on a variety of objects from the past, including women’s, children’s, and men’s clothing, Millinery, Native American garments, pocketbooks, bags, needlework, as well as home furnishings.

  • Although our ribbons are washed after dyeing it is always good to wash them once before using them. Cold water,gentle soap and air drying will help to keep your ribbons looking beautiful.
  • Available in various widths: 1/2 inch and 1 1/4 inch.
Size
Color
White
Cream
Pearl Grey
Black
Cherry Red
London Red
Rose
Soft Pink
Yellow
Gold
Burnt Orange
Peach
Rust
Dark Green
Teal Green
Aqua
Sage
Olive Green
Denim blue
Mazareen Blue
Light Blue
Lilac