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Carlina Dress in Upcycled Wool Check
To give a second life to the luxury houses deadstock fabrics, this feminine dress is made from a soft upcycled checked wool. Named Carlina, thistle, this long dress offering a wonderful mix of taupe and purple shades pays tribute to nature. Its bias-cut balloon sleeves are tightened with 3 buttons for a perfect fit. The front zipper gives this maxi dress a contemporary touch, making it an easy piece to wear for elegant daytime look or comfortable and feminine evening wear. Fits true to size, take your normal size. Has a front zip for adjusting. Model wears a size small.
Please note this item ships from the maker in France!
Upcycled Virgin Wool
Burel wool finds its origins on the peaks of the mountainous plateaus of the Serra da Estrela in Portugal, where the sheep still live in complete freedom. By designing with this material, Olistic participates in the revival of this traditional activity which favors the socio-economic development of the region.
Burel wool is characterized by its great softness and durability. This sustainable, natural and hypoallergenic material has excellent insulation properties. Their hand-felted Burel wool offers unequaled comfort. Preserving an ancestral heritage while offering a luxurious contemporary garment is the promise of Olistic’s collections.
Trust and Traceability
Olistic offers garments in limited quantities and have few stocks. The Olistic journey begins in India where they discovered the tradition of peace silk and goes on in Portugal in a family atelier. It took them a year to meet these trusted partners and they can now easily trace their entire supply chain.
They know everyone working in their socially responsible ateliers. They visit them regularly to monitor their manufacturing processes and maintain excellent relationships with their suppliers.
Olistic is a totality, every element is important to reach perfect harmony.