Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top
Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top
Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top
Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top
Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top

Love Faustine

Bespoke Satin Brocade Chinese Top

$ 86.00
Gorgeous traditional Chinese top with Mandarin collar and three-frog front closures. 
Label from Ying Tai a bespoke tailor in Hong Kong from 1926

The stunning and tailored top is all silk brocade, embroidered pattern has a lovely, delicate flora and Chinese lantern pattern in pinks, green, gold and blues. Top is lined in a pale silver silk. Blouse is tailored to fit like the Cheongsam dress with a split peplum bottom. 

• Fits like a modern XS
• In mint condition
• embriodered silk satin
• fully lined in silk


• Historical Note: The mandarin collar comes from traditional Qipao collar of Qing dynasty. Chinese hand-made frog buttons are fastened on the front side of the blouse. Frog buttons are a Chinese handicraft take hours of labor to create.


VIBE: Bespoke
ERA: 1960's

DETAILS:
Label: YingTai made in Hong Kong
Modern size estimate: XS - 0
Vintage size on tag: NONE
Material: Silk Satin
Condition: MINT
Care: Dry Clean Only

MEASUREMENTS: —— All measurements are taken flat and in Inches —— 
Across shoulders: ( no shoulder seam) measurement aprox 14"
Sleeve length: 5"
Bust: 16" darted will fit up to a B cup 
Waist: 26"
Length: 18"