Maia Midi Red Satin Dress
A very elegant, feminine and romantic dress made from 100% RPET Satin in a gorgeous red. This dress features a very wide neckline, beautiful gathering throughout, side closing with invisible nickle-free zip and invisible seam pockets. It is cinched in at the waist with a subtle adjustable belt which nicely frames the silhouette. Perfect for a special occasion when you want to make sure all eyes are on you!
Composition: Outer Layer: 100% RPET Satin; Lining: 100% RPET Satin
Our RPET is from postconsumer plastic bottles, processed through a mechanical, not chemical, process and spun into yarn in Italy - all traceable. With our unique fabrication, the material is super soft, 100% recycled, anti-UV, fast drying, antibacterial and hypoallergenic, certified by GRS (Global Recycle Standards by Textile Exchange) and Oeko Tex. RPET requires significantly less energy, releases 65% less carbon dioxide and requires 90% less water than normal polyester. All PET used is rescued from the waters of the world and are Global Recycle Standard Certified. Read more about our RPET here.
Care guide: Wash at 30°, iron on low, do not bleach, do not tumble dry. Or take to specialist dry-cleaner.
No harmful chemicals
100% Made in London, in the ADKN studio
|Design, Patterns and Prototypes||Research; Designing concept; Sourcing of materials; Approval of suppliers; Pattern drafting; First prototypes; Fittings and amendments||10|
|Materials & Accessories; Shipping and Customs||100% recycled PET Satin; 100% recycled PET satin lining; Eco-friendly interlining; Recycled PET thread; Recycled PET and nickel-free zip; Carbon-efficient shipping of materials; Custom duties; Forwarder and carbon-neutral logistics fees||20|
|Sampling; Amendments; In-house Production||First samples with final material; Fitting and amendments; Final fitting; Production of garment in own studio in London; Quality check; High ethical and safety standards; Top-notch energy efficient machines and technology; Fair wages||45|
|Packaging and Shipping||100% recycled boxes with 100% recycled PET ribbon; 100% recycled PET shipping bags; Carbon-neutral transport. All packaging is 100% recyclable||5|
Total Transparent Production Cost: £80
From the profit, ADKN pays employees, business rates, utilities, miscellaneous expenses and rent and invests in marketing and development of the brand.