Our White Shimmera will add an elegant look to your event backgrounds!This White Shimmera is a lightweight, translucent fabric which has an iridescent finish that gleams and glistens in the light. Shimmera works perfectly for creating breathtaking backdrops and swags and work well for covering tables and chairs. Our White Shimmera comes in 42 inch wide x 20 yard long rolls.
Shimmera is not flame-retardant.
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Q:I have a room that is 53 feet by 36 feet. How much of this material would I need? What would the price range be? and do you have that much in stock?
A:I recommend purchasing at least 6 rolls of shimmer to cover the area. The price and stock available are shown online when ordering that item.
Q:Hi, is this product similar to chiffon? Do you post to Australia?
A:Shimmera has a very soft satiny feel. It is thicker than chiffon.
Q:Is it safe to put lights under this fabric on a ceiling even though it is not flame retardant? I was going to use it in my daughter's room, but I do not want to create a fire hazard!
A:If you use a twinkle or Christmas light, it should not be a problem.
Q:We are building some wood frames to look like church windows & wanted to staple fabric to the frames & do some back lighting. Would this fabric be good for that? Can I purchase a sample of this?
A:Shimmera gives off a beautiful background appearance and looks very elegant! You may call our customer service department to order free samples of our material. You may also want to try the silver iridescent chiffon: GSCCHI SIL, the silver radiance taffeta: TAFN501 SIL, liquid metallic fabric: GSCLIQ SIL, glitter taffeta in silver: GSCGTAF SIL, and metallic white gossamer: GSN65R MWH....Anyone in our customer service department would be happy to assist you in getting samples of fabrics.
Q:Would this material be suitable for writing on with permanent marker? Is it smooth enough but woven tight enough not to bleed? Thanks!
A:It is tight enough and will bleed through.
Q:I notice the ivory is 42"wide and the white is 58" wide, correct?
A:You must contact our customer service department to order a sample of fabric. The shimmera is a lightweight fabric that is very soft and silky feeling.