Romania, Borganic Romanian Mulberry Silk / Andreea Tanasescu, MARIA Romanian Mulberry Silk Dress
Name of the product: MARIA - ROMANIAN MULBERRY SILK DRESS
Type of product: dress
Description (story of the item): Handwoven mulberry silk dress, based on the ancient pattern of MIA - the Romanian blouse. Handmade finishing details using needle or crochet techniques.
The mulberry silk thread is produced at Borangic Silk Mill, making this dress one of the most sustainable clothing item from Romania. You can wear it all life long, living it as a legacy to a new generation.
Unbeknown to most, the Romanian blouse is truly an universal cultural icon. Worn by celebrities, part of cultural revolutions such as the hippie movement in the 60s, loved by fashion designers from around the world, and an inspiration for famous artists or movie characters, the Romanian Blouses trace their origins back to the ancient civilizations found along the Danube river thousands of years ago. They preserved a part of the language of signs and symbols specific to the mythical thinking of those times.
Materials: 80% mulberry silk (produced at Borangic Silk Mill), 20% cotton
Measurements / size: S, M, L
Availability: Made to order
Production time: 2 months
Available to ship 60 days from purchase.