This is a specialty textile stiffener created in the 1950's and now manufactured in Belgium. This stiffener is made with polyacetate and plasticizers that leave a highly transparent finish with no discoloration on light colored fabrics.
Available in five concentrations - Xtra 36 which 140% concentration, Durtex at 100%, Paille is 50%, Caritex 33% and Feutrex 25% concentration. Caritex is the next to lightest concentration (33%) for medium and thick fabrics, provides firmness without gloss. Works on paper, parisisal, sinamay, lace, leather and more with a firm suppleness.
Highly flammable, shipping available by Ground in continental USA only. Comes in a one liter, .5 liter or .25 liter bottle with safety lid.
Recommended to be used with natural bristle brushed. Do not rinse with water. Cleaner/thinner and brushes available in the Stiffener section of the store.