HAND-PLEATED OPAQUE SILK DRESS

€340

Worldwide shipping included.




Handcrafted in Marseille, France.
Only 2 pieces available in each color.

One size. Fits from size S-M to L.

DESCRIPTION

Naturally dyed in our studio, a roundneck rectangle plissé silk dress with an unfinished frayed hem on neckline, bottom and armholes.

Opaque french silk from late 20th century made for parachutes.
Pattern tailored to minimize waste of the fabric.

Dresses are hand-pleated using a traditional craft process in an atelier running since 1922 in Marseille, France.
Each piece is slightly different to each others. Variations and flaws are inherent to the handcraft manufacturing process and unique to the original material and are proof of authenticity.

See also HAND-PLEATED OPAQUE SILK TOP

COLORS

All colors, obtained with a natural dyeing process are made in our workshop in Marseille, France.
Pink is made from cochineals, green from St John’s Wort and beige from Green Tea leaves.
Please use our pack shot images as color reference. 

DETAILS

— Naturally hand-dyed
— Traditional hand-pleated technique
— Raw edge finitions
— Cotton thread spun in France

FABRIC

100% silk.
Antique french silk from late 20th century, sourced in France.

CARE

Dry clean only.
This piece can not get wet, pleats may fade away in contact with water.
We can accomodate a re-pleating service on demand. Please contact us at sales@azur.world

SIZE

Due to the pleated technique this dress will nicely fits from size S-M to L.

ORDER

Please allow one week before it is shipped to you.
You will receive your garment rolled-up in a cotton pocket and a box made with recycled and recyclable materials.