HAND-PLEATED TRANSPARENT SILK TOP

€240

Worldwide shipping included.




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

One size. Fits from size XS to L.

DESCRIPTION

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

Transparent antique japanese silk from the 1950s made for kimono linings.
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 TRANSPARENT SILK DRESS

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 japanese silk from the 1950s, 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 tank top will nicely fits from size XS 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.