A boatneck slim fitting rectangle plissé silk dress with an unfinished frayed hem on neckline, bottom and armholes.
Nearly zero waste rectangle pattern. Each piece is slightly different to each others due to the artisanal pleating process. Dresses are pleated one at a time with human hands using a traditional process in an atelier running since 1937 in Marseille (fr).
Slight variations are expected.
— Traditional handpleated technique
— Raw edge finitions
— Cotton thread spun in France
French antique silk from early 20th century, sourced in Lyon (fr).
Since the 16th century, Lyon is famed for its silk-weaving industry and the tradition continues to this day.
This piece can not get wet, pleats may fade away in contact with water. Dry clean only.
We can accomodate a re-pleating service on demand. Please contact us at email@example.com
Due to the pleated technique this dress will nicely fits from size XS to M/L.
A unique piece will be made especially for you. Once an order is placed, we start manufacturing the garment.
Due to the artisanal process, additional time is required to sew and pleat this dress. Please allow between two and four weeks before it is made and shipped to you. We are happy to accommodate earlier deliveries upon request; email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
You will receive your order in a hand silkscreened box made with recycled and recyclable materials.