What a gorgeous silk tunic. It is so flexible, summer dress, beach coverup, simple top over leggings, jeans or silk palazzo pants. A real wardrobe work horse.
A rich yellow pure silk tunic, it has a flattering cut that hangs beautifully from the deep round neck, skimming over the body giving shape without clinging.
Originally manufactured by Tu, this silk tunic top has been eco printed with large cotinus leaves collected locally from my studio in County Durham.
A truly versatile silk tunic. It is long enough to wear as a cute summer dress or even with a lovely chunky cardigan and woolly tights in the winter, just layer it up. Roll it up small and tuck it in your holiday suitcase and it can take you from a day sightseeing to the beach where it would be the perfect stylish cover up. Be the most sophisticated person at the beach bar. Pop it over a pair of silk palazzo pants or chic pedal pushers for an evening sipping cocktails before you hit the dancefloor or just go for a gentle walk along the beach.
The printing process produces permanent prints that will not wash out or fade. This is a stunning quality silk tunic that has been hand printed and repurposed to give it a completely new life. A gorgeous item that will be the mainstay of your wardrobe at home and on your holidays.
By choosing to buy from Gillian Smellie Eco Print Textiles you are choosing a unique one off item, hand eco printed by me in my studio in County Durham. Every item that is upcycled has been hand chosen by me and I can tell not only what leaves were used to print it, but it most cases, exactly where those leaves came from.
I am to provide a genuinely sustainable product, that is produced by hand with transparent procedures from the moment the item to be printed is chosen to the moment you hold it in your hands.
But the story doesn’t end there.
In addition to our Returns and Refunds Policy we also have the innovative, Revolution Programme. Our unique contribution to keeping textiles out of landfill and creating a sustainable, circular fashion business. Luxury upcycled clothing that keeps on giving you sustainable style.
Sustainable luxury fashion is possible.
Size UK 12
Armpit to Armpit across the front 50cm
Mid neck to hem 78cm
Original manufacturer Tu
All items are light and wash fast and have been washed and pressed after dyeing and printing. Hand wash or machine wash on wool cycle at 30C max using a gentle non-bio detergent.
All packages are sent Royal Mail Tracked 48 or DPD Shop to Shop, Shop to Delivery Address can be arranged at a small additional cost. Please contact me if you would like to use this option.
International delivery is available please contact me to request a quote.
We hope that you will be happy with your purchase but sometimes it doesn’t look quite right, or the fit isn’t what you expected. Buying online is always a little more of a risk than buying in person and we do want to ensure that you love your purchase.
If on receipt of your purchase you decide you do not wish to keep it please first email firstname.lastname@example.org with details of your order and your reason for return. That way we know to look out for it. Please return it in its original unworn (other than to try on for fit) condition, pack it carefully, preferably in the original wrapping if you have it and return to:
Gillian Smellie Eco Print Textiles, Morley Farm, Brancepeth, County Durham DH7 8DS
We recommend that you use a tracking service for your return. You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item.
Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. Assuming all is well we will issue a refund via the same method you used for payment and send you an email to let you know that the refund has been made.