LesSuffragettes

One dress a day.

Toulouse, France

Buyers are raving!

This shop got multiple 5-star reviews in the past 7 days.

Announcement    For shop updates, follow me on Instagram @lessuffragettes

Announcement

Last updated on Mar 16, 2021

For shop updates, follow me on Instagram @lessuffragettes

Items

natacha opalka

Contact shop owner

natacha opalka

Reviews

Average item review
5 out of 5 stars
(42)
See reviews that mention:
Quality 6 Shipping 3 Customer service 4

About LesSuffragettes

Sales 120
On Etsy since 2014

Les Suffragettes. One dress, a day.

Dusting off the House Dress, redefining this classic with a fresh eye to fit our lives and times is how the Suffragettes concept got started.
After years as a dancer and then as a research scientist for 15 years in New York City, Natacha Opalka, the owner and designer, decided to settle in the South of France and follow her dream of creating dresses, something she had already done once as a teenager.
For the last 9 months, in collaboration with Florence Cugny, a young and dynamic dressmaker, she designed and refined her first collection and named it “Les Suffragettes”, as a homage to women who know what they want.
And there you have it: smooth cuts that emphasize the body curves, a choice of beautiful floral fabrics and, as a result, a simple, relaxed and elegant look wearable at all times of the day, at work, at home or on vacation, however it fits your mood.
All the Suffragettes dresses are handmade in Southern France in limited series and mainly from dead stock fabrics.


Découvrir ou redécouvrir la robe tablier, interpréter ce grand classique avec une touche contemporaine pour en proposer une nouvelle lecture: ainsi sont nées ‘”Les Suffragettes”. Un nom choisi en hommage aux femmes qui savent ce qu’elles veulent.
Ancienne danseuse puis chercheuse en biologie dans une université new yorkaise pendant 15 ans, Natacha Opalka a décidé à son retour en France de s’installer dans le Quercy et de réaliser son rêve de création de robes, une aventure qu’elle avait déjà réalisée à 17 ans.
Avec l’aide de Florence Cugny, une jeune et dynamique modéliste, les premiers modèles ont vu le jour et, après 9 mois de travail, la collection des “Suffragettes” est fin prête : des lignes fluides taillées dans des cotons fleuris, un look fait d’élégance et de simplicité, tout en féminité décontractée. La marque utilise principalement des tissus déja existants comme des fins de rouleaux ou des tissus vintage pour une mode responsable.
Dans le souci de garantir qualité et originalité, tous les modèles des Suffragettes sont fabriquées artisanalement dans le sud de la France et produits en séries limitées.

Shop members

  • Natacha Opalka

    Owner

Shop policies

Last updated on January 29, 2021

Accepted payment methods

Paypal Mastercard Visa American Express Discover Apple Pay Klarna Giftcard
Accepts Etsy Gift Cards and Etsy Credits
Returns and exchanges
I gladly accept returns and exchanges
Contact me within: 7 days of delivery
Ship items back within: 14 days of delivery
I don't accept cancellations
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
You have a week to return the merchandise since the reception. The clothes need to be in perfect conditions, unworn and unwashed. Returns must be shipped with a tracking number at your expense. Please, note that the shipping cost is not refundable as I had to pay to ship your package to you. Only, the item itself will be refunded.
Shipping
Once I receive the payment, I will send you the dress within a week with a tracking number. For international shipping, any fees or duties are at your expense. I can not offer refunds for items lost in transit abroad and in France.
Additional policies and FAQs
If you have any question or doubt for size, please mail me before buying. To make sure that the dress size is correct, please check carefully measurements and compare them with one item that fits you well.

Details for measurements of a dress

Lay down the dress on a flat hard surface, smooth out any wrinkles you might see.

Length: Top of the shoulder (highest point) to hem

Bust: Armpit to armpit then doubled

Waist: Measure 38cm from top of the shoulder and then measure across and doubled

Hips: Measure 60 cm from top of the shoulder and then measure across and doubled