Insiyah adapts the classic spaghetti-strap sundress, adding an elasticized band beneath the crisscross bodice. Graceful and beautiful, the dress flows to the ankles. Blue Balinese blossoms are painted by hand.
Because the fabric is painted by hand, motifs and color distribution can vary slightly.
THIS PRODUCT IS ARTISAN-MADE
"Hello, my name is Insiyah. I was born on January 1, 1982, in the village of Rogojampi Banyuwangi in East Java. Most men in my family and relatives are fisherman, while most women sell homemade food and make batik fabrics.
"I grew up in this environment until I went to work in Malaysia for seven years. While there, I studied fashion as a hobby in Kuala Lumpur, hoping I could eventually open my own shop back home in Java or Bali.
"After marrying my French husband, I went with him as he worked in different countries before we decided to go back home. Today we have one daughter.
"My husband supports me in doing what I like. At first, I opened a restaurant but now I'm working in fashion apparel and helping my family, relatives and friends. I'm not really a fashion designer but I wanted to create unique clothing which reflects our Indonesian culture from all provinces, starting with Java and Bali.
"Together with my husband, friends, a drawing artist and designer, we work hard to create our unique shirts, dresses and more — all in the spirit of our rich artistic and cultural heritage. Mostly we use rayon fabric, and we create patterns related to our country's traditions.
"I hope Novica can help us promote and sell our designs, as our main goal here is to help — first, ourselves, our children and families to have a better education and way of life, but also our relatives and friends by creating more jobs for them. Not to mention that after achieving those goals, we will try to set up our own foundation to help needy children and women of our province by creating schools and shelters."
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FINDING YOUR SIZE
Take your measurements with the tape measure over your under garments. If your measurements fall between sizes you may prefer the next larger size. Inseam, skirt and dress lengths vary by style and will be listed in the item description. Our sweaters are knit in standard American sizes, however actual measurements vary by style.
BUST / CHEST
Measure around the fullest part of chest under the arms and over the shoulder blades keeping the tape measure level.
Measure around the smallest part of the waist keeping the tape measure comfortably loose. Most garments use the low waist measurement noted below.
Measure around the body approximately 1.5" below the natural waist (above). This is the area where most pants and skirts actually fit.
Standing with your heels together, measure around the fullest part of the body approx 7"-8" below the waist.
Measure around the base of the neck keeping the tape measure comfortably loose.
Bend elbow slightly and starting at the center back of the neck, measure across the shoulder, to the elbow and down to the wrist.
Our standard inseam length for women is 32" and 34" for men; however inseam measurements will vary slightly by style.
Download our printable ring sizing chart to find the perfect fit!
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