|Habotai and Pongee silk fabric was previously sold by |
George Weil & Sons as lining fabric for fur coats and stoles
|Mohair coat with silk lining|
Today, George Weil supplies these luxurious fabrics to artists and craftsmen.
Here we see it used as a lining for quite a different type of coat. Susan Litton painted this colourful silk lining for the mohair coat she wove on her Louet table loom.
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