Care instructions: Wash on the low spin with mild detergent and with similar colours. Do not soak. Line dry in the shade. Iron inside out on a medium heat.
Style: People Tree SS20 V&A Designer Collaboration. Knee-length, asymmetric skirt with wrapped waistline and corozo button details in kimono inspired floral print. Design features: obi-detail tie-waist and a-line shape.
Print: Inspired by traditional kimono held in the V&A’s extensive Asian collection, this print features a floral pattern redrawn from a Japanese garment from the early 19th century. Here reimagined in delicate modern colours, the dense pattern of peonies, chrysanthemums and hollyhocks is characteristic of kimono worn by women of samurai families.
Material: Vegan. Extra soft woven organic cotton. Our organic cotton is grown using methods and materials that have a low impact on the environment with systems in place to replenish and maintain soil fertility, reduce the use of toxic and persistent pesticides and fertilisers, and build biologically diverse agriculture.
Length: This garment is 70 cm in length in a size 12 (M)
Made by Creative Handicrafts, a fair trade producer partner and social enterprise, working to empower disadvantaged women of the slum communities of Mumbai, India. Tailors at Creative Handicrafts produce a gorgeous range of cotton garments for People Tree. The focus of Creative Handicrafts is not the women alone but their families too - especially their children. This is reflected in the various projects undertaken.