Handcrafted in Marseille, France.
Only 2 pieces available in each color.
One size. Fits from size S-M to L.
Naturally dyed in our studio, a roundneck rectangle plissé silk tank top 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.
Tops 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 DRESS
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, beige from Green Tea leaves and yellow from Delphinium Flowers.
Please use our pack shot images as color reference.
— Naturally hand-dyed
— Traditional hand-pleated technique
— Raw edge finitions
— Cotton thread spun in France
Antique french silk from late 20th century, sourced in France.
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 email@example.com
Due to the pleated technique this top will nicely fits from size S-M to L.
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.