Single panel mini kaftan in tea green and pink stripe with multi coloured design
Founded in 2016 by British Vogue stylist, Pippa Holt, her eponymous line of kaftans celebrates a love of indigenous textiles, far-flung travel and beautiful, original holiday attire. Featuring soft green and pink stripes with sublime zig zag detailing on the shoulders and candy coloured motifs, the No. 139 exudes understated luxury. Naturally dyed cotton thread is woven into cloth using a backstrap loom, an ancient weaving technique that has been used by generations in this community. The colours of the threads are dyed from natural processes using vegetables and flowers. +
Collaborating with a group of artisans in a remote part of Mexico, together they have created a colourful collection for the beach or the city, each style exuding an understated luxury.
It takes each artisan one month to make a kaftan and, due to the way they are meticulously hand-crafted, no two are the same. Naturally dyed cotton thread is woven into cloth using a back-strap loom, an ancient weaving technique that has been used for generations.