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Kite Top Emerald
Kite Top Emerald
Kite Top Emerald
Kite Top Emerald
Kite Top Emerald
Kite Top Emerald

Kite Top Emerald

Are you ever hunting for a top that isn’t tight but finishes at just the right spot on the waist so you don’t need to tuck it in but it’s not too loose and shapeless if you don’t? Well the intention behind this new design was to solve all those little niggles!

The unique kite shape offers looseness across the shoulders, bust and tummy for an elegant yet relaxed look, which then slightly draws in to a flat front. The back has a softly billowing shape created by a little elastic along the bottom. This makes it ideal to wear over slim fitted bottoms like a straight or a line skirt, tailored pants, jeans or shorts. But it can also balance out a full or voluminous skirt without having to wear something fitted on top. It’s a style that is super comfortable and versatile for both casual wear or work.

If you have our Lucy dress you might notice a similar cut to the neckline and sleeve.

It accommodates a variety of body shapes, including bust sizes and whilst being shorter than our other tops it isn’t too cropped, finishing just on the hip bones. The model here is tall with a small bust, fits a size 8 or a 10 and wears the 8-10 here. She also looks great and feels comfortable in the size up.

They are made from a beautiful fabric called “double gauze” which is made from 2 layers of super soft lightweight cotton that has been stitched together to create a gently rumpled texture. It looks and feels lovely and doesn’t need ironing!

As always, handmade ethically in Sydney by a small business in limited edition numbers.

Cold handwash or gentle machine wash on delicates cycle inside a washbag using a mild phosphate free detergent.

Sizing is average to generous and consistent with our other garments. To check your size, lay flat a favourite top and run a tape measure across the garment (not something stretchy) and compare your measurements to these below. 

Size 8-10
Bust: 58cm
Length: 54m

Size 10-12
Bust: 61cm
Length: 55cm

Size 12-14
Butst: 64cm
Length: 56cm

Size 14-16
Bust at darts: 67cm
Length: 57cm