February 18, 2013

Shantung Dress

shantung dress
noun
a dress whose fabric spun from tussore silk with random irregularities in the surface texture.


Blue Resort Paisley Shantung Shirt Dress

This paisley shantung shirt dress features a spread collar with single button keyhole detail, short sleeves, an empire style waist with an elongated box-pleat at skirt, and on-seam side pockets. Back zip with hook and eye closure. 100% silk. Made in Hungary. 


Green Shantung Dress

Luxurious shantung, in a form-fitting style shaped by a fan of delicate seamed bodice details. Scoopneck. Sleeveless. Seamed bodice details. Cotton lining. About 23" from natural waist. Flax/polyamide. Dry clean. Imported.


Animal Shantung Leopard-print Shift

Simple yet ferocious, this Giambattista Valli dress features a swingy fit. Looking for some styling tips? The designer styled with bare legs and flat shoes, but we suggest pairing with slim white pants if you want more coverage. Look 28 from the Giambattista Valli Spring 2011 runway. Black/multicolor leopard-print shantung with contrast trim. Round neckline; wide shoulder straps. Trim highlights shift silhouette. A-line skirt. Back zip. Silk. Made in Italy.

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White Shantung Dress

Chic, classic, and artfully tailored, with a banded waist to enhance the feminine silhouette.


Black Silk Shantung Dress

A full and floaty skirt freshens a style of textured silk.


Green Silk-shantung Wrap-effect Dress

Teal silk-shantung. Wrap-effect, pleated shoulder, grosgrain waistband, pleating, fully lined. 100% silk; 50% cotton, 50% viscose. Concealed side zip and snap fastenings.


Orange Shantung Dress

Burnt-orange shantung. Slight cap sleeves, grosgrain waist, darted pleats at front and back, fully lined. Concealed snap fastenings through front.


Floral Print Silk Blend Shantung Dress

Black and ivory silk and cotton-blend shantung. Floral print, ruched waist, side slit pockets, cutout back with button fastenings, fully lined. Concealed zip fastening along side. 74% silk, 26% cotton. Dry clean.


Gray Printed Silk-shantung Dress

J.Crew dress: midnight-gray silk-shantung dress, off-white ikat print, scoop neck, sheer short sleeves, pleats at front, folded seam at waist, lined at body and skirt.



Red Silk Shantung Dress

Burgundy silk-shantung. Fuchsia and rose frayed scallop-trimmed neck and armholes, pleats from waistband, two side slit pockets, cutout at back hem, fully lined. Concealed hook and zip fastening at back. 100% silk; lining: 86% polyamide, 14% elastane. Dry clean.


Multicolor Printed Silk-Shantung Dress

Black silk-shantung. Multicolored abstract butterfly print, boned bodice, draped front pockets, pleated skirt, fully lined. Concealed zip fastening at side. 100% silk; lining: 100% cotton. Dry clean.


                                                                  Blue Belted Shantung Dress
Lustrous shantung, tailored with a crisp, inverted front pleat and accented with a slender metallic belt.



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