drop waist full maxi dress in hand-painted blues

This dress combines silk crepe for the body with soft cotton poplin for the skirt. The skirt is very full, almost full-circle, which gives the dress some weight and consequently, a nice 'swoosh' effect when you walk - truly makes you want to twirl and twirl in it. A large front pocket gives it a casual look and makes a good container for your phone. Product code: D8798

$845

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Drop waist, close to full-circle bottom, mixed fabrics, deep pocket, over-the-head construction, no closure. Unlined.

Note: Each piece is available only in the size mentioned, but modifications to change the fit are always possible (longer, shorter, smaller, roomier, etc.), often with just button repositioning and often at no extra charge, so please ask.

Each piece is designed, constructed, hand-painted, distressed and embellished entirely by the artist, from start to finish.

There are always matching pieces and accessories. They just may not be listed yet, so please inquire if you cannot find something to complete the outfit.

Size: small, medium and possibly large, please check chest and waist measurement. Measurements: 40" chest, 42" waist, 50" long front, 53" long back.

Silk crepe, brushed coton poplin.

Blue, aqua, brown and yellow accents.

Hand wash.

General cleaning instructions for all garments (also see care tag inside the clothing) are as follows:

  • Any garment can be dry-cleaned with the gentle/delicates method.
  • Items marked 'hand wash' can be washed by hand (not in the gentle or hand-wash machine cycle), separately, as briefly as possible, with minimal amount of mild detergent, particularly for hand-painted items. Follow with the spin cycle of the washing machine, and finish in medium heat dryer, unless hang-drying is recommended, which is the case for most knits.
  • Hand-pressing is recommended on most items after the wash and dry to straighten out the seams and edges which tend to pucker or curl on natural fabrics.
  • Some hand-dyed items may leak a bit of color during the washing, that is normal and will not affect the item. Using liquid softener during the wash will minimize any color leaking.

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