Mini purple contrasting flared coat dress, to wear over jumpers, with leggings. Spring and Autumn.
CONSTRUCTION: Made from recycled wool skirts, including pretty aubergine net flare insets with lilac and brown sparkling ribbon decoration from 'Per Una' label skirt. Broad collar for stand up neck warming. Ribbon and net frill 'brooch' attachment to left collar. Short tartan sleeves have mock turn-ups edged in aubergine. 4 decorative engraved wooden front buttons to waist. Back has detachable tab belt with 2 wooden buttons. Waist is fairly loose fit but has possibility to move buttons on back tab to tighten waist. Back has 2 inch false aubergine purple hem . UK size 14-16 US size 8-10 Back length 32 inches/ 810 mm . Bust 38-40 inches/ 970-102 mm.
LINING: Purple polyester lining.
INSPIRATION: This unusual and unique one off coat dress started with a very small herringbone skirt, followed by the tartan skirt, then when I found the ribbon and netting Per Una skirt, it inspired me to put it all together.