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Dress Mon III
Dress Mon III
Dress Mon III
Dress Mon III
Dress Mon III
Dress Mon III

Dress Mon III

Regular price €249.00 Sale price €199.00

mon (Assamese) - mind

This dress is part of our Mon-Collection, which is available in different colors: burgundy (dyed with lac), beige stripes (dyed with the leaves of the teak tree) and in natural cream color. This dress is hand-spun and hand-woven by our team in Assam and sewn in a small studio in South Delhi. The silk is called eri silk and cultivated by Assamese tribal communities South West of Guwahati. It is a wild silk and the moth leaves a hole in the cocoon as it has to be empty before it can be processed. Therefore it has a structure which is rather similar to linen. No chemicals or pesticides have been used during the process.
The dress has a relaxed fit and is available in sizes S - M - L - XL . The model wears size M. The dress comes with an eri silk belt made from our fabric scraps, embracing the idea of zero-waste.

      • 100% eri silk from Assam
      • windproof and very robust fabric, ideal for any season
      • natural dyes with lac
      • includes an eri silk belt made from our fabric leftover
      • farming: 45 days 
      • spinning: 2 days
      • dyeing: 1 day
      • weaving: 2 days 
      • finishing: 4 hours 
      • woven in Assam and sewn in Delhi
Please note: This product is entirely made by hand. Therefore, irregularities in thickness of yarn are characteristic to the craft of handspinning. The fabric and the dye will change over time - the silk is becoming softer and the dyes lighter.  Please cold wash only with mild detergent and dry in the shade. Do not soak. For information on washing visit: Care
For information on our sizes please visit: Sizing