Sappho was a lyric poet born in 580BC and lived on the Greek island of Lesbos – I love her face, and she is depicted on the back of this simple silk crepe de chine blouse. Lace made by my grandmother, Anne, is imprinted amongst the painted colours of cobalt , red, turquoise and nearly black, dark lime and flashes of white.

Measurements : Backlength: 62cm/24.5″ Bust: 114cm/45″ Sleeve: 41cm/16″