Great for work or evening...look very sharp in this twist on a classic! Made primarily from cotton and wool fibers and heavy chenille yarns hand woven on a Saori loom...black, white and gray tones with surprise color threads woven through out. Fun fringe neck line. The dress is modeled on a size 8 dress form, will fit sized 2- a slim 8 best.
Shimura Fukumi | weaver + writer + designer + dyer + teacher | b. Omihachirin, Shiga Prefecture, Japan 1924 | in 1955, began textile dyeing and weaving at the age of 32 | in 1990 was designated a Living National Treasure of Japan for her Tsumugi (kimono) plant-dyed silk fabrics