I liked the feel of the crepe but it was only 36" wide at the one shop I looked at. I was feeling pretty overwhelmed by the street after street of fabric shops and the press of people so I gave up. I'll have to dive in again and see if I can find something wider.
gmcttr: Considering how many packages are disappearing that may not be the best option
As much as I enjoy flushing cash down the toilet I'm bummed when I can't watch it swirl in the porcelain myself.
I may have to go silk shopping then send an Indian to actually buy it to get a better deal. I'll keep my eyes open.