A classic wrap silhouette elevated with intricate handcrafted aplique and hand embroidery all over the dress in abstract motifs. This overlap dress is made from pure silk striped fabric handwoven in Banaras. It features a deep v neck and basic sleeves with cuff.
Made from an assorted range of textiles & handspun fabrics sourced from Banaras, Islampur, Murshidabad & quaint villages of India. The inspiration for the embellishments & embroideries has been derived from the artist Huguette Caland and her work over the years.
Relaxed Fit: Fits true to size
The length of the dress is 122cm
This item is available in XS UPTO XL
MADE TO ORDER INFO
This item is Made to Order for delivery in 3 weeks. We recommend checking the size and fit guide before placing your order with us. If you still have any questions just write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like this item to be tailored to your size, please provide the following measurements:
-- chest round
-- hip round
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WHY WE LIKE IT
What's not to love about this emerging brand that's born out of love and admiration for handlooms. The brand offers dresses, tops made from assorted range of handwoven silk and cotton textiles sourced from Banaras, Bengal, Sanganer and Jaipur. Explore the pieces by the brand for whom sustainability means sustaining the livelihoods of talented artisans and thinking about sustainability as a way of life.
ABOUT THE BRAND
The Loom Art focuses on reviving old authentic craft techniques such as embroideries and weaving, and generating a platform of employment for locals & bringing handloom back in vogue. It’s a collective narrative of emotions of all the creative souls involved in this process. The designer and founder of the brand Arushi Kilawat wants to magnify and sustain the hardwork that is reflected in a hand made piece. Know more about the brand here.
- Pure Handwoven Silk Fabric
- Dry-cleaning is preferable
- If not possible, hand wash separately in cold water
- Do not soak in water for too long. In order to maintain colour vibrancy, add a handful of salt to the first rinse
- Do not use fabric softener or starch & do not dry in direct sunlight
Since all pieces are individually handmade and tailored, each garment is unique and one off. Therefore, please expect subtle differences in color and form.
- Embroidery and aplique work
- Sleeves with cuff
DELIVERY AND RETURNS
All the items are packaged and shipped personally by us from our Berlin Office. Free Delivery on all orders over 150€ for Germany and 350€ for rest of the EU . Importation taxes from India to Europe + VAT is covered within the price of item. No order cancellations on Made to Order items after 24-hours of placing the order as the product goes into production within 36 hours. Return & exchange directly to us in our Berlin office. See here for more information.