Lisa Folawiyo’s dress is cut from color-block silk panels stitched together to create a beautiful drape through the body. Embroidered by hand with vibrant motifs, inspired by Nigeria’s traditional Akwete textiles, each piece is unique and one-of-a-kind. The single sleeve and clever layered construction lend it a modern edge. Wear your hair in a low chignon to highlight the chic neck ties at the back.
- Asymmetric neckline, single sleeve, layered construction, ankle length
- Handcrafted by the in-house team of artisans using environmentally friendly and upcycling practices, each garment takes hundreds of hours of workmanship to complete
- Each piece is made to order and may take up to 8 weeks to complete
- Made in Lagos, Nigeria, ships from Nigeria
SIZE, FIT & OPACITY
- Relaxed silhouette
- Fits true to size
- Model is 180cm tall and wearing a size UK 8
Shipping & Returns
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Nigerian designer Lisa Folawiyo’s intricate, embellished designs have extended far beyond her home country—pieces from her eponymous label have appeared on the likes of Lupita Nyong’o, Thandie Newton and Solange Knowles, as well as on the pages of some of the world’s leading publications. The designer pays homage to her love of Ankara textiles in her pieces, crafted by a team of expert local artisans who take on average up to 240 hours creating a single hand-embellished piece.