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Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder Wave Guipure midi dress
Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder Wave Guipure midi dress

Championing exclusive fabrics and custom made lacework, Self Portrait is the modern woman’s eveningwear go to for pulling together a bold head to toe look. This off the shoulder midi dress is fresh from the SS18 runway and creates movement even when it’s not in motion thanks to its panelled waves of guipure lace. The fitted waist is trimmed with grosgrain ribbon, and flares out to an A line skirt. Complete the look with block heeled courts.Self Portrait guipure lace midi dressExposed button fastening at front and zip at backOff the shoulder, short crepe sleeves, fit and flare silhouette, all over panelled wave lace, asymmetric placket, structured grosgrain waistband, slip pockets at side, scalloped hem, partially lined100% polyester; lining 100% polyesterDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 49"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait White Plumetis Frilled chiffon mini dress
Self-Portrait White Plumetis Frilled chiffon mini dress

While New York is a hothouse of designers looking to make a political statement with their clothes, Han Chong instead delivers light and fun collections at Self Portrait that do what they intend: outfit stylish women with equally as stylish partywear. You’ll be the belle of the cocktail bar in the new season White Plumetis Frilled mini dress. Cut and frothed from chiffon, it features ribbon ties to cinch its A line silhouette in at the waist.Self Portrait chiffon dressConcealed zip fastening at sideV neck, short flared sleeves, broderie anglais trims at neckline, all over dotted pattern, flared trim at waist, flared pleated skirt, contrasting trims, fully lined100% polyester; 60% cotton, 40% polyester; lining 100% polyesterDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 26"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Floral Grid Lace Midi Dress
Self-Portrait Floral Grid Lace Midi Dress

Short sheer sleeves . Back zip closure with keyhole . Sheer panels . Fitted waistband . Two front pockets . Partial lining .

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Self-Portrait Pleated crepe midi dress
Self-Portrait Pleated crepe midi dress

Under the creative direction of London based designer Han Chong, Self Portrait’s highly sought after collections always deliver on details and contemporary femininity. This lustrous crepe midi dress is cut with a plunging V neckline and features elegant frills throughout. Styled with cold shoulder cutouts at the sleeves and covered buttons, it falls into a pleated tiered skirt – think eveningwear wow factor that’s also surprisingly wearable.Self Portrait crepe midi dressConcealed zip fastening at backV neck, cold shoulders, short flared sleeves, fit and flare silhouette, diamond lace inserts at bodice, pleated flared skirt, low back, frilled trims, fully lined100% polyester; lining 100% polyesterTrue to sizeDry cleanSize 8: Length 49"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Paneled Peony Guipure Lace Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Paneled Peony Guipure Lace Mini Dress

Long sleeves. Back zip closure . Intarsia lace panels. Scalloped lace hem . Includes slip dress.

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Self-Portrait Broderie Anglaise Frill mini dress
Self-Portrait Broderie Anglaise Frill mini dress

Over the seasons Han Chong has transformed his Self Portrait brand from party frock purveyor to a destination of forward thinking garb for modern city dwelling women. The Broderie Anglaise dress delivers the designer’s signature bells, whistles and frills, but in a mini silhouette that’ll work for every kind of event. Detailed with intricate embroidery and needlework that creates a semi sheer profile, it’ll be your new go to statement maker.Self Portrait woven dressConcealed zip fastening at sideOff the shoulder, all over broderie anglaise, contrasting overlay with contrasting piping, fit and flare silhouette, fully lined96% polyester, 4% cotton; 100% polyesterDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 34"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Guipure Cape Dress
Self-Portrait Guipure Cape Dress

Overview Esteemed for its expertise in delivering ultra-feminine designs, Self-Portrait's cape dress is perfect for formal occasions this season. Imagined in the designer's signature guipure lace, this premium piece boasts a sheer floral overlay and a voluminous tulip skirt. Emphasise the plunging V-neckline by adorning yourself with a delicate necklace. Mini dress with contrast panelling V-neckline Zip fastening Sleeveless 100% polyester Dry clean Model is 178cma UK 8 and wears a UK 8

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Self-Portrait Hazel Lace Mesh Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Hazel Lace Mesh Mini Dress

Long sleeves . Back zip closure . Sheer top . Grosgrain waistband . Tiered flared skirt .

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Self-Portrait Floral Chain Lace Asymmetric Midi Dress
Self-Portrait Floral Chain Lace Asymmetric Midi Dress

Details Styled with an elegant midi length, this Self-Portrait dress is crafted with the brand's signature floral chain lace. The sensual combination of jade green and sleek nude against a daring one-shoulder look makes it a real statement choice. Material & Care 100% Polyester Dry clean

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Self-Portrait One-shoulder Striped Guipure Lace Mini Dress - White
Self-Portrait One-shoulder Striped Guipure Lace Mini Dress - White

Aimee Song is such a big fan of Han Chong's designs that when Mattel created a doll of the blogger, they styled her in Self-Portrait. This mini dress is made from white and navy guipure lace and framed by black grosgrain. We love how the neckline appears to be unbuttoned so it falls nonchalantly off your shoulder.

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Self-Portrait Guipure Lace Frill Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Guipure Lace Frill Mini Dress

Asymmetric off the shoulder neckline . Side zip closure . Fitted bodice . Grosgrain waistband . Flared skirt . Two front pockets .

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Self-Portrait Cross Front Floral guipure lace mini dress
Self-Portrait Cross Front Floral guipure lace mini dress

Han Chong’s desirable guipure lace creations were the talk of the town when he launched Self Portrait in 2013. Fast forward to now and the aesthetic has all but shifted to deliver partywear with an innate sense of individuality. Still, for SS18 the designer harks back to his roots with the exclusive Cross Front Floral mini dress. Exploring matte with sheer, it features straps across the bodice finished with scalloping and tied with grosgrain ribbon strands.Self Portrait guipure lace dressExposed zip fastening at backV neck, cold shoulders, detachable self tie sleeves, cross over front with broderie anglaise detail, all over guipure lace, fit and flare silhouette, grosgrain trim at waist, pleated panel at skirt, A line skirt, fully lined100% polyester; lining 97% polyester, 3% elastaneDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 34"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder Ruffled Crepe-trimmed Guipure Lace Mini Dress - Navy
Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder Ruffled Crepe-trimmed Guipure Lace Mini Dress - Navy

Perfect for cocktail events, engagement parties or your next night out, Self-Portrait's dress has an elegant off-the-shoulder neckline framed by black grosgrain straps. It's trimmed with lustrous satin and crepe ruffles and backed in beige to highlight the intricate guipure lace pattern. Contrast the midnight-blue hue with a colorful clutch.

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Self-Portrait Off-The-Shoulder Tiered Guipure Dress
Self-Portrait Off-The-Shoulder Tiered Guipure Dress

Overview Imagined with tiers of guipure lace upon a modest interior slip, Self-Portrait's off-the-shoulder midi dress remains elegantly eye-catching from top to bottom. A perfect choice for formal occasions, the deep hue brings a sophisticated aesthetic while floral lace adorned to the hem with a scalloped finish hints towards the label's signature femininity. Off-the-shoulder midi dress with interior slip Zip fastening Tiered guipure lace Scalloped floral lace hem Model is 178cma UK 8 and wears a UK 8

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Self-Portrait Ruffled Metallic Velvet Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Ruffled Metallic Velvet Mini Dress

Round neckline. One side sleeveless. One ruffled cap sleeve. Back zip closure . Side cutout . Asymmetrical ruffles .

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Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder guipure-lace midi dress
Self-Portrait Off-the-shoulder guipure-lace midi dress

The master of guipure lace strikes again for SS18 in this easy, breezy, beautiful Self Portrait dress. Doubling its romantic factor, Creative Director and founder Han Chong starts this style with an off the shoulder silhouette – perfect for showing some but not too much skin and experimenting with playful up dos. The lining ends at the second tier, letting a mix of semi sheer and dense fabrics keep it eternally youthful.Self Portrait guipure lace midi dressExposed zip fastening at backOff the shoulder, fit and flare, all over guipure lace, geometric lace trims at neckline and at waist, flared hem, fully lined100% polyester; lining 100% polyesterDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 44"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Floral Chain guipure-lace mini dress
Self-Portrait Floral Chain guipure-lace mini dress

Articulating the female form with graphic guipure lace, Central Saint Martins’ alumnus Han Chong has a point to prove in the cocktail wear world with his label, Self Portrait. Bare all at an asymmetric angle with the Floral Chain mini dress. The one shouldered, fit and flare silhouette is designed with lace frill detailing throughout, and finishes with a structured grosgrain waistband and thigh skimming scalloped edge. Self Portrait guipure lace mini dressExposed zip fastening at backOne shoulder, sleeveless, structured flared panels at yoke, fit and flare silhouette, all over floral chain guipure lace, structured grosgrain waistband, tiered skirt, fully lined100% polyester; lining 100% polyesterDry cleanThis style is cut to be fitted at the bust and waist, and loose at the hips. For those with a fuller bust, we suggest you go up a sizeSize 8: Length 33"Model is 5ft9.5", chest 32", waist 24", inside leg 33" and wears a size 8

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Self-Portrait Petal Lace Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Petal Lace Mini Dress

Three quarter length sleeves with gathered cuffs . Sheer lace effect on shoulders and sleeves . Back zip closure . Side pockets . Lined .

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Self-Portrait Wave Lace Frill One-Shoulder Cocktail Mini Dress
Self-Portrait Wave Lace Frill One-Shoulder Cocktail Mini Dress

Self-Portrait cocktail dress in wave lace guipure. One-shoulder neckline with asymmetric frills. Curved button-placket detail. Side flap pockets. Fit-and-flare silhouette. Side zip. Mini length. Polyester. Dry clean. Imported. Model's measurements: Height 5'10"/177cm, bust 33"/84cm, waist 25.6"/65.2cm, hips 35.8"/91cm, dress size US 2-4/FR 34-36.

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Self-Portrait Floral Lace Maxi Dress
Self-Portrait Floral Lace Maxi Dress

Overview Crafted in a contrasting monochrome palette, this maxi dress from Self-Portrait uses guipure lace withintricately embroideredfloral shapes to creating a show-stopping presence. Punctuated with colour-block bands to the waist and neckline, the floor-length piece is finished with a bouncing pleated skirt which glides elegantly with movement. Maxi dress with pleated skirt High neck Zip fastening Long sleeves Embroidered lace top with 3D details Scalloped cuffs Model is 178cma UK 8 and wears a UK 8

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