1 m = 1.1 yd
|Composition:||75% Polyamide 25% Viscose|
|Categories:||Dresses, Evening Wear, Skirts|
This scalloped Chantilly lace features an exquisite floral pattern in red. Lightweight and sheer, it is produced in France by the House of Sophie Hallette. The classic design has been created based on the archival collections of lace popular among the renowned fashion houses in the 50s. Chantilly lace fabric is often used for decorative purposes, overlays and apparel accents. It can be layered over solid fabrics for a romantic twist. This French lace is available in a range of fashion colors, developed exclusively for Tissura.
Chantilly lace is a fine and delicate type of French lace, known for its light weight, exquisite floral patterns and pure femininity. Despite its airiness, this lace is very durable.
Chantilly lace is made on a hexagonal mesh ground, with an ornate floral pattern sometimes outlined in a heavier silky thread. It is usually designed with double scalloped edges. Traditional Chantilly lace is black, but today it can be dyed in any color. White and ivory are among the most popular ones, which explains why the fabric is often used as a bridal lace.
This lace has always been perceived as the sign of luxury and high social status, since the production involved lots of manual work. Iconic French brands still use authentic 19th century looms to deliver the original spirit we love this fabric for. Exquisite and stylish, Chantilly lace is often seen on the world’s most famous catwalks during fashion weeks, transformed into luxurious dresses and gowns.
Sophie Hallette lace has always been the synonym of luxury and refined taste. Woven on the 19th century British looms in the French city of Caudry, this lace attracts in many ways: impeccably woven, it features a charming vibe of more than century-old French weaving traditions and comes in a vast range of luxurious designs. Chantilly, guipure, corded and beaded laces by this French brand please the eye with floral, ornamental and geometric patterns. Sophie Hallette laces are regularly chosen by the world-renowned fashion designers to be transformed into mind-blowing masterpieces of haute couture. Not surprisingly, these fabrics have become iconic for millions of fashionistas all around the globe.
The brand itself deserves attention as well. Founded in 1887, over the years, Sophie Hallette has created a strong reputation for making lace for haute couture and ready-to-wear segments. This lace can be used for various occasions, be it weddings, cocktail parties or even red carpet ceremonies.
What does a red lace dress make one think of? An Esmeralda-like brunette, burning passion, Spanish bullfight, Sangria wine, scarlet lips, Argentinian tango. Sure it does ring a bell for anyone who has seen it once in a lifetime. Red is the color of blood, love and hate. It evokes strong emotions in men, which women take advantage of. A red lace dress is a double impact, as lace can safely be called the most alluring fabric of all times. There is no doubt that a bodycon mini might look too bold, but with a little taste one can look hot and chic. Here are the options:
If it still looks a bit too much, opt for a tiny accent like red lace applique. Wearing a wedding dress made solely of red lace is questionable. But even playful lace lingerie can set the right mood.
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All fabrics on our website are priced by the running meter. The term "running meter" or "linear meter" is used in the fabric industry.
To convert meters to yards, use the conversion factor 0.9144. In other words,
1 Yard = 0.9144 Meters
1 Metre = 1.0936 Yards