Somerset Dress | Forest
Our daytime to evening dress of the season because of the loose fit and neutral print. the exaggerated sleeves and drop waist pleated skirt are feminine enough balance to chunky boots with socks for fall. wear it when it's wam just as easily with sandals or heels.
This fabric is hand block printed in small batches by a family of 4th generation printers in bagru, india. each part of the sustainable process is done by hand in this printing village. drips and print imperfections show the handmade quality and are part of the beauty.
The base fabric is called "khadi" - the yarns are hand-spun and the fabric is then hand loomed. this technique creates a durable, absorbent, soft fabric with a linen-like texture.
100% cotton. back zipper. elastic cuff.
care: hand wash in cold water with pH neutral detergent, avoid bleach, dry flat. you can use a warm iron to smooth out any wrinkles. dry cleaning is also an option.
measurements from small: 23" long from top of shoulder; 22.5" sleeve length; bust about 44" around when gathers are relaxed.
tereza is 5'9" and wears a medium. fits slightly large