The story of this silk garment begins almost a year ago, the time span time from the stages of a silk worms to this amazing and rare handmade silk gown. First come the silkworm rearing, until reach the chrysalis stage, then the silk cocoon is unwound and the shiny silk thread is spinning and weaving in the wooden loom. Another stage of laborious work starts, as 100 cm of fabric is achieved in about 16-20 hours of weaving.
This is a very rare piece of the highest craftsmanship and a lifetime garment. The dress is a very feminine mixed old and new design, while the fabric encapsulate the ancient tradition.
Upon your order, we can offer different sizes and color combinations, at your choice. Easy to maintain: wash gently and iron (silk temperature).
Handwoven in the loom/ Cotton silk worm rearing/ Silk cocoon unwound / Extraction and spinning of silk thread / weaving in the wooden loom. 100 cm of fabric is achieved in about 16-20 hours of weaving and to handcraft a Saga dress required 21 days.
Length: 145 cm
Width of the upper part: 120 cm
Waist adjustable on the cord
Hem circumference: around 220 cm
Sleeve: 67 cm