'summer tranquility' detailed distressed silk tunic

Another example of multiple techniques combined in one piece - hand-printing, hand-painting, distressing, appliqué, mixed fabrics, and more! This tunic evokes summer moods - here you see a piece of bright sky, there - a bit of sunshine, complete with an abstract subtle bird image and wave-like hand-textured silk accents on the cuffs. Aqua, teal, blue and purple are a harmonious combination in this comfortable throw-on-and-go piece. Wear it with jeans, pants, long skirts and over dresses. Product code: M2463

$1,180

Slight A-line, large pocket, raw edging, hand-painted, hand-printed, mixed fabrics.

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 to medium, meant to fit loosely. Measurements: 42" chest, 30" long.

Mixed silks.

Aqua, blue, gray, purple, some other shades for accents.

Hand wash or spot clean.

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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