• Veils of Cirrus- Chemisette Top
  • Veils of Cirrus- Chemisette Top
  • Veils of Cirrus- Chemisette Top

Veils of Cirrus- Chemisette Top

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The Chemisette is a one-of-a-kind statement piece made from textile remnants and offcuts. With reverence for a Victorian garment of the same name, Created in a contemporary take. Comprising an assemblage of natural luxurious fibres, it is uniquely and constructed with extra fine attention to detail by a local Melbourne-based manufacturer. 

 

The Chemisette is a versatile and adjustable style; wear it as loose or fitted as you like, as a layering piece in the cooler months or on its own as a statement.

 

This garment features special buttons handmade by local designer and friend Harley Herrera, individually crafted and organically shaped using upcycled aluminium cans. Please note buttons are non-functional.

 

Fabric composition: 

 

Main – 100% acetate satin 

Contrast panel 1 – 100% cotton rib knit 

Contrast panel 2 – 100% cotton organdy

Lining – 100% cotton voile

Trim – cotton herringbone tape, upcycled aluminium buttons handmade by Harley Herrera 

 

Care instructions:

 

Handwash gently with cold water and silk-friendly detergent. Iron on silk setting with a little steam (a pressing ham will help with the bust shaping). Line dry in shade. 

 

Sizing: 

 

This is an adjustable design which can be manipulated to fit different body types. It is secured with ties around the waist, at the neck, and a back strap which can be shortened or lengthened with a slider depending on your torso length. The most important measurement to take into consideration is your bust measurement and cup size, so please take note of the following size guide before making your purchase. 

 

AV. SIZE GUIDE:

SMALL: front length 50cm, suitable for cup sizes A – B and dress sizes 4 – 8. 

MEDIUM: front length 51cm, suitable for cup sizes C – D and dress sizes 6 – 12.

LARGE: front length 52cm, suitable for cup sizes DD+ and dress sizes 10 – 14.

 

* These measurements are an approximation so please contact us if you are unsure about sizing.