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Shanghai Silk Shirt

You’ll love it because: Shanghai chic comes to life with this Tang-style featuring ultrasoft handwoven silk, classic buttons and a spiffy Mandarin collar.

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$47.40

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Description

Part of the ancient Silk Road, Lao artisans were often inspired by the garments of passing traders. Our Shanghai silk shirt is inspired by classic Chinese garments and buttons popularised during the Tang dynasty.

In our version, we use natural, handwoven Lao silk dyed in jewel tones, plus the classic Mandarin collar, cap sleeves and braided button closures. The silk comes from our partner artisans in northern Lao, and the shirt is sewn at the Living Crafts Centre.

Additional information

WeightN/A
Color

Black, Brown, Dark Blue, Gold, Green, Light Blue, Pink, Red

Size

Small, Medium, Large, X-Large

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Body Measurements for Women's Clothing

Small
Medium
Large
Size
US: 4-6
European: 38
US: 6-8
European: 40
US: 8-10
European: 42
Bust / Waist
91.5-96.5 cm (36-38 in)
96.5-102 cm (38-40 in)
102-107 cm (40-42 in)
Hip
104-109 cm (41-43 in)
109-114 cm (43-45 in)
114-119 cm (45-47 in)
Shoulder
32-37 cm (12.5-14.5 in)
37-42 cm (14.5-16.5 in)
42-47 cm (16.5-18.5 in)
Arm Length
19 cm (7.5 in)
20 cm (8 in)
21.5 cm (8.5 in)

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