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Flowers in December - Mikado

Get inspired to use Zibeline (also know as Mikado) for the coming winter. Zibeline can be either wool or in this case, silk that is a weave made from cross-bred worsted yarns. After being napped, steamed and pressed, the outcome has a sleek, one-directional nap (raised fuzzy surface) with a shiney finish. Zibeline or Mikado, luxurious silk has a heavier weight and is perfect for a bride, wedding guests including Mother of the Bride, as well as other more formal occasions. The best garments for Zibeline / Mikado are structured dresses, sleek suits and modern coats which are soft to the touch and perfect for cooler weather.

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Be inspired by this amazing shoot for Fashion Gone Rogue, shot by Zhang Jingna and modelled by Korean beauty Kwak Ji Young.

And if you're wanting something a little bit more detailed than the sleek minimalist look, here's an idea of how to use embellised, lace or embroidered fabric with the Zibeline/Mikado. Keep the top fitted and use the Zibeline/Mikado on the bottom for the interesting structure:

Inspired yet? Shop Zibeline here

Shop Trims & Embellishments to make your outfit with your own.

 Black beaded trim

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