Gold Lame Fabric
- Product ID: LAMGOL LAMGOL
- Content: 51% Metallic, 49% Nylon
- Width: 44"
Maximum Continuous Length: Approximately 50 Yards,
when ordering more than 50 Yards please note it may come in more than one piece.
For more information, see our Lamé Fabric Product Guide.
This lightweight Gold Lame is a perfect metallic fabric for a wide variety of uses. This soft tissue lame is exquisite as an accent or trim for bridal party dresses and other formal wear. It is also gorgeous when used for wedding and party decor, including table skirts, table runners, and chair decorations. A wide variety of colors can be combined with this Gold Lame, including dark shades like wine, maroon, purple, black, and brown, in addition to lighter colors like silver, rose, and ivory. Many shades of blue and green are gorgeous when paired with Gold Lame.
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Why did you choose this?
is it the same on both sides?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it looks the same on both sides.
Does this material have stretch to it?
BEST ANSWER: No, it does not stretch.
IS THIS FABRIC SOLD BY THE BOLT? CAN YOU MAIL ME A SAMPLE?
BEST ANSWER: We sell by the yard but offer special pricing for larger quantities! Samples are currently $1.50 each with free shipping to the US.
Is this a true lame? I am looking to make a large Marie Antoinette style dress and I need to know if this frays like crazy and or is very difficult to sew (I typically work with rayons and cottons)
BEST ANSWER: This lame does fray and is very thin. As far as sewing goes it's ok sew with, but I do recommend going slow and to use a light weight needle so it does not snag the fabric.
Can it be ironed?
BEST ANSWER: It's best to steam this fabric on a low heat, otherwise it will start to melt due to the metallic in it. You can also put a piece of cotton cloth down (medium to heavy weight) on top of it and gently iron on a low heat.
Can i draw and cut out pieces?
BEST ANSWER: The fabric was not supple and raveled like crazy. You would have to stitch around the shapes you wanted and then cut them out. I was not successful using it.
Can this be used to make a suit?
BEST ANSWER: It's more of a tissue Lame and probably too delicate for a suit. You may want to get a sample of the SATIN LAME which is a little more durable
Do you have anything similiar in stretch material?
BEST ANSWER: Here are some gold stretch fabrics that might interest you:
Can this fabric be used for sofa upholstery?
BEST ANSWER: Oh my, I certainly would not use it for this purpose
I'm looking to make gold curtains, so you suggest this fabric ?
BEST ANSWER: This apparel fabric is only 44" wide, it may be too narrow. There is no correct answer as to if you could use this for a curtain. We suggest ordering a sample to be sure it will work for your project.
Can this be used as backdrop curtains?
How wide is this fabric???
Can I use this make a tutu?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, but the edges would have to be finished because it frays quite a bit.
Is this fabric good for pleats?
BEST ANSWER: It should be! We recommend ordering a sample to be sure that it will work for your project.
How many yards do I need to make 300 chair sashes?
BEST ANSWER: You can likely fit 5 sashes in the width of the fabric, which means you would need 60 rows. Chair sashes are generally 3 yards long, so that would be 180 yards total. This is assuming the sashes are about 8 to 9 inches wide, which doesn't include any extra for however you want to finish the edges.
Is this fabric flowy? I'm making a wrap dress for my Halloween costume.
BEST ANSWER: Yes, it is flowy and very slippery so make sure the hem is high enough not to touch the floor.
Is this Tissue Lame'?
BEST ANSWER: Yes, this is a tissue lame fabric.
How does this fabric wash?
Perfect! Exactly as the picture as Advertised!
Love the fabric.....it is exactly how it appears in the picture as advertised. Perfect for the costume I'm making! Thank you for your product and the very speedy delivery time!
February 10, 2017
over 2 years ago
Exactly what I was looking for!
August 1, 2019
5 months ago