SILK CLOTHING

Shop one-of-a-kind women's silk dresses that are as unique as you are from an independent UK brand. Receive complimentary UK delivery on orders of £100 or over. Discover our Mulberry Silk Dress for Women with Sleeves

Explore our signature Silk dress in Floral pattern, perfect for office outfit, or wedding guest outfit, popular choice for mother of bride, bridesmaid, pair with our MOC CROC handbag collection for the effortlessly chic look

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Most of our collection are midi silk dress with sleeves, often long sleeves, making them versatile choice for Summer, Autumn, and Spring, even warm Winter days under a coat. 

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Is Silk Scarf Warm in Winter or Autumn?

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Silk is a popular choice for the warm weather not only because it is naturally breathable to help us stay cool and fresh but also because its naturally tightly woven long fibre helps to protect our delicate skin from UV damage.

So is silk scarf warm enough for the cold weather?

The answer is yes because silk warms to our body and its low thermal conductivity does not readily transfer our body heat to the environment, and its naturally tightly woven fibre helps to shield our skin from cold air, thus keeping us warm.

In addition, because it is naturally breathable it keeps us from feeling sweaty when staying indoors or after exercising, so helps maintain a balanced temperature.

Further, silk is not only wonderfully soft and comfortable to skin, but also divinely light to wear under thick coat, keeping you warm, comfortable, flexible, and stylish, unlike the woollen scarves, which can be quite itchy, bulky, and irritating to the skin.

All our silk scarves are great choice to wear under thick exterior clothing, with

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So is it time of the year to indulge in some much coveted silk shopping?

 

 

 

Are silk dresses expensive? How much is a silk dress?

The price of a silk dress can vary widely depending on a number of factors, including the type of silk, the design of the dress, the brand, and the retailer. In general, silk dresses are more expensive than dresses made from other materials, such as cotton or polyester. This is because silk is a luxurious fabric that is difficult to produce.

The type of silk used in a dress can also affect the price. Mulberry silk is the most expensive type of silk, followed by Charmeuse silk and Habotai silk. Dresses made from these types of silk will be much more expensive than dresses made from synthetics fabrics, such as polyester or rayon.

The design of the dress can also affect the price. Dresses with more intricate designs or more details, such as beading or embroidery, will be more expensive than simpler dresses.

The brand of the dress can also affect the price. Designer silk dresses will be more expensive than dresses from less well-known brands.

Finally, the retailer where you purchase the dress can also affect the price. Department stores and high-end boutiques will typically charge more for silk dresses than online retailers or discount stores.

As an online retailer specializing in silk products, Vshine Silk and Shine sets itself apart by providing exceptional mulberry silk clothing at incredibly competitive prices. We firmly believe that customers should not have to pay for a brand name that exceeds the actual value of the product.

In addition to our online presence, we also participate in major UK tradeshows throughout the year, giving customers the opportunity to experience the superior quality of our silk dresses first hand. Our status as a UK brand with strong manufacturing capabilities in China, the birthplace of silk, positions us perfectly to offer our customers outstanding quality at unbeatable prices.

Ultimately, the price of a silk dress depends on your budget and your personal preferences. If you are looking for a high-quality silk dress that will last for years, be prepared to spend more money. However, there are also many affordable silk dresses available, so it is possible to find a silk dress that fits your budget and your style.

Is Silk Heathy to Wear?

Yes, silk is considered to be a healthy fabric to wear. It has a number of properties that can benefit your skin and hair, including:

  • Hypoallergenic: Silk is a natural protein fiber that is free of allergens, such as dust mites, mold, and pollen. This makes it a good choice for people with sensitive skin or allergies.
  • Breathable: Silk is a very breathable fabric, which means that it allows air to circulate freely. This can help to keep your skin cool and dry, especially in hot weather.
  • Moisturizing: Silk is a natural moisturizer for the skin. It helps to retain moisture without clogging pores. This can make your skin look and feel softer and smoother.
  • Anti-aging: Silk contains amino acids and proteins that are essential for skin health. These nutrients can help to improve the elasticity of your skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
  • Gentle on hair: Silk is a smooth fabric that does not cause friction or breakage. This makes it a good choice for pillowcases and headbands. Sleeping on a silk pillowcase can help to reduce bedhead and frizz.

In addition to these benefits, silk is also a very durable fabric that can last for many years. It is also biodegradable, which makes it a sustainable choice.

Overall, silk is a healthy and luxurious fabric that is good for your skin, hair, and the environment.

When to wear Silk Dress? What season do you wear Silk Dress?

When to wear Silk Dress? 

Silk dresses are versatile and can be worn for a variety of occasions, both formal and casual. Here are some ideas for when to wear a silk dress:

  • Formal events: Silk dresses are a popular choice for formal events, such as weddings, galas, and award shows. They are elegant and sophisticated, and they can be dressed up or down with different accessories.
  • Romantic evenings: Silk dresses are also a great choice for romantic evenings. They are sexy and flattering, and they can make you feel your best.
  • Special occasions: Silk dresses are perfect for any special occasion, such as a birthday party, anniversary, or graduation. They will help you stand out from the crowd and feel confident and beautiful.
  • Summer days: Silk dresses are also a great choice for summer days. They are lightweight and breathable, and they can keep you cool and comfortable in hot weather.
  • Casual occasions: Silk dresses can also be dressed down for more casual occasions, such as running errands or going out to lunch. Simply pair your silk dress with a denim jacket or cardigan and sneakers or sandals.

A silk dress is a perfect choice for a wedding, because it is elegant, sophisticated, and versatile. Silk dresses can be worn for any type of wedding, from a formal black tie event to a more casual outdoor ceremony.

Here are some specific occasions to wear a silk dress for a wedding:

  • As a guest: Silk dresses are a popular choice for wedding guests. They can be dressed up or down, depending on the formality of the event. For a formal wedding, choose a long silk dress in a classic color, such as black, navy, or emerald green. For a more casual wedding, you can choose a shorter silk dress or a silk dress in a brighter color.
  • As a bridesmaid: Silk dresses are also a popular choice for bridesmaids. Brides often choose silk dresses for their bridesmaids because they are flattering and elegant. Silk dresses can be made in a variety of styles and colors to match the bride's wedding vision.
  • As a mother of the bride or groom: Silk dresses are a great choice for the mother of the bride or groom. They are sophisticated and flattering, and they can help you feel your best on your child's special day. For a formal wedding, choose a long silk dress in a classic color. For a more casual wedding, you can choose a shorter silk dress or a silk dress in a brighter color.

No matter what your role is in the wedding, a silk dress is a great way to look and feel your best.

Here are some additional tips for wearing a silk dress to a wedding:

  • Choose a silk dress that is appropriate for the formality of the event. If you are unsure of the dress code, it is always better to err on the side of caution and choose a more formal dress.
  • Consider the time of year and the location of the wedding when choosing your silk dress. For example, if the wedding is outdoors in the summer, you may want to choose a lighter silk dress. If the wedding is indoors in the winter, you may want to choose a heavier silk dress.
  • Accessorize your silk dress with the right jewelry and shoes. For a formal wedding, choose statement jewelry and high heels. For a more casual wedding, you can wear simpler jewelry and flats or sandals.
  • Be mindful of the length of your silk dress. If you are a wedding guest, you should avoid wearing a silk dress that is too short or too revealing. Instead, it is always safe to go for a midi silk dress with sleeves. 

With a little care and attention, your silk dress will help you look and feel your best at the wedding.

No matter what the occasion, a silk dress is a great way to look and feel your best. In addition to silk dress, silk scarves can be another great outfit, a luxury piece, for wedding at a more affordable price. Not only will these small luxuries add a pop of colour but also a touch of elegance for a luxurious look.

Here are some additional tips for wearing silk dresses:

  • Choose a silk dress in a colour and style that flatters your body type.
  • Accessorize your silk dress with the right accessories.
  • Be careful not to overdress your silk dress. Silk is a luxurious fabric, so you don't need to add too many accessories.
  • Take care of your silk dress. Silk is a delicate fabric, so it is important to wash and iron it carefully.

With a little care and attention, your silk dress will last for many years to come.

What season do you wear Silk Dress?

Silk dresses can be worn in all seasons, but they are most popular in the spring and summer. Silk is a lightweight and breathable fabric, which makes it perfect for warm weather. Silk dresses are also versatile and can be dressed up or down, depending on the occasion.

Here are some tips for wearing silk dresses in different seasons:

Spring: In the spring, you can wear a silk dress on its own or with a light jacket or cardigan. Pair your silk dress with sandals or flats for a casual look, or with heels for a more dressed-up look.

Summer: In the summer, you can wear a silk dress on its own or with a pair of sandals or heels Silk dresses are also a great choice for beachwear. Simply throw on a silk dress over your swimsuit and you're good to go.

Fall: In the fall, you can wear a silk dress with a cashmere cardigan or blazer. Pair your silk dress with a moc croc handbag for a wild chic look, or with heels for a more dressed-up look.

Winter: In the winter, you can wear a silk dress with a cashmere sweater or under a wool coat. Pair your silk dress with cashmere wrap for a more relaxed look, or with a cashmere hat for a more chic  look.

Here are some additional tips for wearing silk dresses:

  • Choose a silk dress in a colour and style that flatters your body type.
  • Accessorize your silk dress with minimal jewellery and smart shoes. 
  • Be careful not to overdress your silk dress. Silk is a luxurious fabric, minimal, elegant, but classy is the key. 
  • Take care of your silk dress. Silk is a delicate fabric, so it is important to wash and iron it carefully.

With a little care and attention, your silk dress will last for many years to come.

Here are some specific examples of how to wear a silk dress in different seasons:

Spring: Pair a silk slip dress with a denim jacket and sneakers for a casual look. Or, dress it up with a blazer and heels for a more formal look.

Summer: Wear a silk dress on its own for a hot summer day. Or, pair it with a straw hat and sandals for a beachy look.

Fall: Wear a silk dress with a cashmere cardigan and tights for a cosy fall look. Or, dress it up with a statement necklace and heels for a night out.

Winter: Wear a silk dress with a cashmere sweater and boots for a warm winter look. Or, dress it up with a fur coat and heels for a special occasion.

No matter what the season, there is a way to style a silk dress to look and feel your best.

How to care for Silk?

Our silk scarves are made from the finest silk yarns. The luxurious soft fabric should be handled with care. Please follow the below care instructions carefully.

  • Gently wash by hand at 30C/86F 
  • Use special silk detergent 
  • Avoid contact with enzymes, bleaches, or brighteners 
  • Rinse with a few drops of white vinegar
  • Do not tumble dry
  • Do not dry in direct sunlight 
  • Cool Iron on slightly dampened reverse
  • Handle with care avoid contact with sharp objects

      Treated it with care you will have a luxury piece of accessory to wear and treasure for a long time

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