Piupiu print tie dress
Adrienne Whitewood created this garment as part of her 'Māoriana' collection which featured at the Miromoda Showcase at New Zealand Fashion Week in 2014.
Credit: Images courtesy of Rotorua Museum Te Whare Taonga o Te Arawa (2015.9.3)
Copyright: Image © Rotorua Museum Te Whare Taonga o Te Arawa
Designer: Adrienne Whitewood
Manufacturing location: Rotorua
Garment type: Dress
Material: Polyester chiffon
Features: This Piupiu print tie dress is made of a chiffon type material with a plain light blue back. It features a taniko niho taniwha pattern across the chest and shoulders and a piupiu design from the chest down. It has ties at the back to secure to the wearer’s waist.
Colour: Light green, light teal, black, light yellow
Label: Adrienne Whitewood