Flower Emergency Envelope Dress / Martine Jarlgaard London / preSS18DR1001
A state of emergency was the starting point of the Flower Emergency Envelope Dress.
The delicate French, Sophie Hallette lace is layered with fluorescent, orange alert jersey from Italian Faliero Sarti.
This fabric combination creates a futuristic, romantic yet slightly toxic look.
The Envelope dress is a Martine Jarlgaard signature style with its distinctive neckline and relaxed fit. The silhouette and pattern for this style was developed in-house in the Martine Jarlgaard London studio.
Made in Sophie Hallette lace layered with fluorescent orange alert Faliero Sarti jersey.
Sophie Hallette represent the epitome of craft, couture and tradition in lace manufacture and design with their history dating back to the 19th century.
Faliero Sarti is a family owned company working with luxurious, innovative fabric based on Italian craftsmanship and quality. The fabric is made in Prato in Italy. Prato is a world famous textile district north of Florence, which has established its own closed water loop system and water cleaning facilities. The orange alert Faliero Sarti fabric used for this dress is a production surplus material.
Floral lace: 70% Poliamide 30% Viscose -
Stripe lace: 63% Poliamide 37% Viscose -
Orange Alert: 100% Polyester.
Before sampling stage several fittings have taken place. The Martine Jarlgaard London Emergency Flower Envelope Dress was skilfully made by Sasha, Fashion Lab.
Sasha trained as a tailor in her native Ukraine before starting her sampling and production business FashionLab in Poland.