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  • Description

    The Obscura Top is a beloved Kuwaii Classic that transcends season as the perfect year round staple.
    With its beautiful billowing sleeves for extra coverage, and it's soft drapey silhouette, this style is incredibly elegant and flattering, and is an easy finishing touch to any oufit. We love layering a Rib Turtleneck underneath it in the cooler months, or underneath a Midi Slip Dress in summer.
    Did you know that we can fit a single piece up to ten or more times before we put it into production? We make sure every single detail of our clothing is tailored to perfection, no matter how long it takes. It’s this level of care and attention to the perfect fit that really helps set us apart.

    — 3/4 length sleeve
    — Soft a-line silhouette
    — Hemline finishes at high hip
    — Boat neckline

    This piece showcases our print collaboration with Melbourne artist Kayleigh Heydon, who creates sculptures and paintings in response to her 'physical, social and political landscape'. Kayleigh's work draws inspiration from structural forms and light, and is often an echo of a time or space once visited. A documentation of her surroundings, she reflects on spaces that give her a sense of balance and strength, often using bold colours and soft shapes. Each piece we created in Kayleigh's print was refined and simplified – stripped of darts, seams and more – so that each piece creates a sense of balance and strength for the wearer.

    Made in Melbourne

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  • Size & Fit

    Please note sizing charts are a guideline only and for specific or detailed fit queries please contact us on 03 9380 5731 or online@kuwaii.com.au

    See here for a list of our size guides, as well as details on how to measure yourself for the best fit.

    KuwaiiSizesBustHip
    6XS80cm-85cm85cm-90cm
    8S85cm-90cm90cm-95cm
    10M90cm-95cm95cm-100cm
    12L95cm-100cm100cm-105cm
    14XL100cm-105cm105cm-110cm

    Model Measurements
    — Our model Rosaline is 175cm tall or 5’9” and wears a Kuwaii size 14. Her measurements are: bust 96cm / waist 84cm / hips 116cm
    — Our model Harmony is 174cm tall or 5’7” and wears a Kuwaii size 8. Her measurements are: bust 84cm / waist 66cm / hips 90cm

    Sizing Notes

    The Obscura Tee is designed to be worn freely and floaty, with its slightly A-line, bracelet length sleeve finishing at a very flattering length that really shows off the forearm. The Obscura Top fits mostly true to size, however we would advise you to size down if you are between sizes. The sleeve is slightly dropped from the shoulder, and the length finished at the lower hip bone. The fit of this piece provides comfort, flexibility and coverage, and is a great work style.

  • Fabrication & Care

    Fabric Information
    100% Cotton Jacquard

    A jacquard weave is a decorative design that’s woven into the fabric on a jacquard loom, forming a slightly raised decorative area – in this case it’s subtle lines running across the base fabric, which we have then digitally printed, to give an additional textural element. This fabric is a medium weight, but still super drapey, and very flattering and comfortable over the body. The 100% natural fibre component of cotton means it breathes beautifully and can be worn both warm, layered, or trans-seasonally. This is a feature fabric and we love the incorporation of the jacquard weave on the base fabric with the beautiful print over. 

    Care Instructions

    — Gently hand wash in cold water using minimal detergent.
    — Do not bleach, tumble dry, wring, spin or soak.
    — Roll in towel to absorb excess water, reshape & dry flat without delay.
    — Cool iron.
    — This garment can be dry cleaned at a trusted, environmentally friendly dry cleaner
    — Learn more about caring for your Kuwaii garments here