The purse shown here is made with 7 different shades of indigio, bright blue and blue-gray dupioni silk. Some are solid color silks, some are iridescent.
The front flap of the purse features the pleating design. Each piece is made from a different color of silk, arranged in a monochromatic gradient. The rest of the exterior of the purse is made from the darkest color of silk used. The back of the clutch features a radiating pintuck detail. Interior of the purse is lined in the lightest silk color also used for the center piece on the front. There are no pockets.
Bag measurements are:
9.5" wide at top edge
1.5" deep at bottom
1" deep at top edge
Every single piece is backed with fusible interfacing when it is cut to add body to the silk fabric. The purse is interfaced with a single layer of heavy duty interfacing for support and shape, but remains soft to the touch. Seams and stress points are double stitched. Bag stays closed with a single magnetic snap has a removable wristlet strap with gunmetal colored metal hardware.
This purse can be custom made in ANY color combination you can imagine. Please contact me with your choices before purchasing so that I can send you color samples to choose from. Custom colors DO NOT cost extra!
Please write with any questions or if you need more pictures. Thanks so much for looking. Please check out the rest of my shop!!!
All domestic orders are shipped via Priority Mail.
All international orders are shipped via standard airmail. Other international options are available at increased shipping rates.
Insurance is available for U.S. orders only for an extra $2.00 per item purchased. If you would like insurance please let me know right away and I will add it to the invoice total before you pay.
*This item first offered 7/4/11*