Trapeze Top - 1930's Folk Flower Pots Applique Cotton
Poetic trapeze blouse. Made from the softest hand embroidered and appliqued antique cotton quilt blocks + muslin. Over-dyed in a pale dusty rose mauve hue. All sewn together using french seams. Incredible detail featuring various appliqued flower pots and potted plants with hand embroidery. Gathered neckline with elbow length raglan sleeves and trapeze/tent silhouette. Adjustable tie closure at back of collar. Hand finished hems. Only one made.
Bust: free to 55"
Waist: free to 52"
Sleeve: 18" from neckline
Condition: This is made from a textile that is almost 100 years old. We carefully soaked and hand laundered the fabric before sewing + dying and there are some subtle variations in dye. We recommend dry cleaning or spot cleaning.