This black shirt is made from an organic silk georgette with a soft sheer texture. Its straight cut and exaggerated cuffs are BITE signatures, inspired by men’s shirts. Details are patch pocket and fabric covered press buttons at cuffs.
Made under the Atelier production in Porto. Every piece is handcrafted by artisans.
100% Organic Silk georgette (GOTS Certified, more info in Eco Info)
Recycled polyester buttons
Excellent working conditions
This product is either 100% produced in London, at Jimmy’s Tailor, Unit 45, Regent Strudios 8 Andrews Road, E8 4Qn London or made within the Atelier production in Porto, Portugal. Every piece is handcrafted by artisans
The organic silk is certified with Soil Association Organic Standard. It is super soft, kind to the skin and better for the environment. Grown without the use of harmful pesticides, the cotton farmers employ techniques like crop rotation to manage pests and maintain strong, nutrient rich soil that can be farmed year after year without depletion.
Except the buttons this product is biodegradable and can be composted in a compost bin with other biodegradable materials a long long time from now in the future when they are worn out.
Circular business model
This product has a lifetime repair option via BITE Studios’ own repair solution. Need to repair? Contact us here Not using your purchase? Contact us on the same address, and BITE will purchase the product back from you for 20% of the purchase-price, and it will be resold and their archive-department.
Supporting Traditional Skills
The artisanal tailor workshop where this product is made is located in London or in Porto, and is built on using the tailoring skills of craftsmen and women. BITE Studio is deeply involved in the process, and make sure that every worker is treated fairly and get a living wage.
Low Carbon Footprint
This product has a low Carbon Footprint. as BITE only work with suppliers who are constantly looking for new ways to make their work green. All materials are sourced as close to the production sites in London and Porto as possible.
This product is produced with certified organic fabric, made without use of chemicals or pesticides, and where the colouring process is all natural, done with non-harmful dying processes and treatments, if not dropped alltogether, keeping the fabric’s natural colour.
This product is saving water by being produced with organic raw material. The organic way of producing not only eliminate use of harmful chemicals but also reduced water use.
No toxic chemicals are used in the growing of organic silk, the process is slower and does not wear out the natural resources, instead working with circular mindset.
Model is 172cm/5’7″ wearing a EU 36/S
Hand Wash machine program with Wool/silk detergent.
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