feminine summer party dress in easy cotton, linen and silk.
Pastel grey/lilac smock dress
in comfortable summer cotton, linen and silk. Has unique batik
handpainted and embroidered silk front panel: 'Kokopeli' design.
Size 10 (UK) 34/35 inch bust. Fairly fitted bodice of polyester
pleated voile at top back, hangs nicely; front empire line patchwork
bands at bust. Dress skirt fullness is made of various cotton
panels, and silk one at front; gathered into bands at bust. Fullness
accommodaes waist and hips of any size. Top front and back are
fully lined comfortably in grey cotton. Sleeves in linen lilac
and white stripe, have tabs which can be let down for a three
quarter sleeve. Neck has a fine lilac polyester knit frill all
around; frill being repeated in one front panel seam. Small grey
covered buttons down front. Model is tall, so dress hem would
hang just below knees on shorter women. Front panel is original
silk painting by Amelia of 'Kokopelli' Hopi tribe flute player
design in pale blue, grape pink, lilac, grey, with ice blue and
silver grey embroiderey around feathers, spirals and figure shapes
. Painted silk panel is in new silk, using fully machine washable
steam-fixed Kniazeff professional dyes.