Second skin hand-pleated top with a round collar and long sleeves. Made from a see through off-white light silk manufactured in Japan circa 1950. Can be worn directly on the skin, or with skin color underwear. Pattern tailored to minimize waste of fabric.
Tops 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 the manufacturing process and unique to the original fabric.
100% see through off-white silk (used for kimono lining), manufactured in Japan circa 1950.
Flaws are unique to the original fabric.
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.
One size. Fits from size S to L.
Dry clean only. This piece can not get wet, pleats may fade away in contact with water.
A unique piece will be made especially for you. Once an order is placed, we start manufacturing the garment.
Please allow 2-4 weeks before it 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.