Due to the unique and limited characteristics of the fabric, we chose to create one size for this style.
MEDIUM: fits both M/38 and a petite L/40
Fitted bodice, adjustable with inner side strap
Adjustable back straps
Front wrap with shell button closure
Midi length dress
Midi bell sleeves
Natural saree border detailing
Ethically made in Bhikamkor, India.
Made by our partner collective Saheli Women, a non-profit clothing manufacturer in rural Rajasthan. Focusing on women empowerment by teaching income-generating skills, offering jobs with fair wages and a safe environment for themselves and their family.
Every piece carries a small biography of the woman who stitched the garment to you get to know her a little. She put her love into handmaking it especially for you and receives her fair share of payment.
With a zero-waste and no-plastic policy, Saheli Women packs all garments in handmade bags, created out of waste-fabric and embroidered with our logo. A little gift for you!
Made from sustainable and natural fabric and trimmings.
- Vintage silk-mix saree fabric
- Mother-of-pearl shell buttons
Please notice this dress is made of up-cycled vintage fabric and therefore used and worn. Carrying little stains, imperfections and a lot of love from a previous life.
With a long term relationship in mind, store, wear and wash your silk items with these tips and help the longevity of your vintage silk’s life.
Cold hand wash with eco-friendly detergent.
After cleaning don’t wring excess moisture, but ‘ball’ the fabric together or roll in a towel.
Dry clean for heavier cleaning and to remove stains.
Steam to even out wrinkles or gently iron the creases. Make sure the silk is dry when you iron your garment, silk is prone to leave water marks.
Hang in a dry and dark closet, preferably with a natural moth repellent.
Your silk will thank you!