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Bhakti Washable Silk Briata Cowl

SPBK-202-LYC-XS

Regular price $138.00

Description

A popular sleeveless silhouette, our 100% Washable Silk Briata Cowl Tunic is garment dyed for rich coloration and is offered in select season relevant hues. This body style retains its’ fashion sensibilities when designed for use with numerous modern fabrics produced for women’s silk clothing.

  • Sleeveless pullover tunic top body style
  • Slim cowl neck with soft fold
  • Bottom hem falls to the hips
  • Bottom hem is arched in front and longer on backside
  • Subtle, single needle stitching throughout the garment

FABRIC & CARE

FABRIC CONTENTS: 100% Silk 12MM Crêpe de Chine

Silk has been renowned for centuries as a valuable and luxurious commodity, often associated with wealth and status. The strongest of natural fibers, silk retains its shape, drapes well, caresses the figure, and because of its high absorbency, it is easily garment dyed in a variety of deep colors. This 100% Washable Silk Crêpe de Chine is woven to have a supple, organic feel, unlike many fabrics woven with synthetic fibers. With a 12 mommes weight factor, our Eco-friendly silk of choice is lightweight but is suitable for sewing into many body styles designed for women's silk clothing.

CARE INSTRUCTIONS: Machine wash warm with like colors, and with mild detergent (do not use bleach). Tumble dry low, or line dry. Warm iron (silk setting). Dry Clean OK.

Note: Actual colors may vary slightly due to your screen.

SIZE & FIT

Note that this size chart is a close approximation. Since we are garments dyers, each item may vary slightly.

Size XS S M L XL
Dress Size 4/6 8/10 10/12 14/16 18
Chest 32/34 34/36 36/38 39/41 42/44

THE STORY

Luxurious printed silk tops echo a sense of opulence like nothing else in a well appointed wardrobe. Consider then, our woven Bhakti Briata Cowl Tunic, which was designed using natural fibered, eco-friendly, Washable Silk Crêpe de Chine chosen for lightweight elegance, durability, and minimal care. Attention is drawn to a captivating “batik motif” print, which we call "Bhakti", to help express your personal sense of style. With easy care in mind, the "washable silk” fabric selected for this garment makes it a sensible fashion investment.

Our sleeveless, pullover Briata Cowl Tunic features a slim cowl neck with a soft fold. The hip length bottom hem is generously arched in the front, and the back side is slightly rounded but fashionably longer. A loose fitting frame provides long wearing comfort. Subtle single-needle stitching throughout the top enhances the fashion simplicity of this tunic silhouette. Garment dyed richness also adds distinctive character to this versatile piece that pairs well with pants, leggings, or your favorite designer jeans. For travel, work or play, this eye catching top will engage admirers everywhere, making it a wonderful addition to any fashion smart wardrobe.

Our mesmerizing Bhakti fabric print draws inspiration from the ancient art form of resist dyeing, commonly known as “batik”. Dating back to 4th Century BC Egypt, this technique was also practiced in Asia, Africa and Australia, but has since been highly developed in Indonesia. Batik is prized for its intricate patterns and almost endless color palette. Our Bhakti rendition here features a layered floral landscape with overprinted scrollwork designs. This synergy of opulent print artistry and functional apparel design wonderfully complements the elegant drape of our premium Silk Crêpe de Chine.

This Tianello natural fibered 100% Washable Silk garment was designed, developed and proudly Made In The USA using premium imported fabric.

Note: Actual colors may vary slightly due to your screen.