HAND-PLEATED SILK DRESS IN OFF-WHITE

€320


Worldwide shipping included.

Handcrafted in Marseille, France.
Four pieces available.

Fits from size XS to M.


DESCRIPTION

A boatneck slim fitting rectangle plissé silk dress with an raw frayed hem on neckline, bottom and armholes.
Nearly zero waste rectangle pattern.

Dresses are hand-pleated using a traditional craft technique in an atelier running since 1922 in Marseille, France.

Each piece is slightly different to each others. Variations and flaws are inherent to manufacturing process and unique to the original fabric.

See also HAND-PLEATED SILK TANK TOP IN OFF-WHITE


DETAILS

— Hand-pleated
— Raw edge 
— Cotton thread


FABRIC

100% silk.
French antique silk from early 20th century, sourced in Lyon, France.
Since the 16th century, Lyon is famed for its silk-weaving industry and the tradition continues to this day.
Flaws are unique to the original fabric.


MANUFACTURERS LOCATION

Pattern making and Cutting — Azur, Marseille, France.
Sewing — Pauline Dudon, Marseille, France.
Pleating — Claire Raphaël and Véronique Arbué, Marseille, France.


SUPPLIES MANUFACTURERS LOCATION

Cotton thread — J. Toulemonde, Marcq-en-Baroeul, France.
Recycled plastic bottles Azur label — Emmetex, Montespertoli, Italia.


SIZE

One size. Fits from size XS to M.


CARE

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 sales@azur.world



ORDER

Please allow 2-4 weeks before your garment is shipped to you.
You will receive your order in a fabric pouch and a cardboard box. Our packaging are made with recycled and recyclable materials. We do not use any plastic in our packaging or shipping materials.


For any question, we invite you to write us at sales@azur.world

Louise stands 168cm.