Awake Day Dresses
Black and grey cotton balloon sleeve midi dress from A.W.A.K.E..
Natalia Alaverdian of A.W.A.K.E is brimming with ideas, reflected in her varied silhouettes with eclectic trims. This beautiful bodycon shape dress is cut from delicate tulle. Use as a layering piece or wear alone with a nude slip for a high-impact finish. *Multi *Bodycon shape *Flower pattern detail *Slips on We styled it with: Awake coat, Isabel Marant shoes, Victoria Beckham pouch - Standard fit to size with stretch Professional dry clean Fabric: 100% polyester
A.W.A.K.E. has become synonymous with statement shirting, as this navy and white striped cotton-poplin shirtdress shows. It's exquisitely cut in the UK for an oversized shape with dropped shoulder seams, and is balanced by a neat stand collar and seamless hidden button fastening. Style yours with an up-do hairstyle and backless wraparound ballet flats for a nonchalant appeal.
A.W.A.K.E.'s beige straw-effect Natural Princess dress is perfect for summer parties. It's crafted in the UK with neckline slits and a sweeping asymmetric hem, and is finished with a detachable transparent plastic brooch – a Resort 2017 motif inspired by jellyfish. Style it with lace-up heels to enhance the off-kilter twist.
A.W.A.K.E.'s Grandpa's midi dress is the perfect embodiment of the label's directional aesthetic. It's cut with a single-sleeved red and black plaid brushed-cotton top, which falls into a fluid, earthy brown, black, and beige skirt with loose pleats and subtle fraying for an undone feel. Cinch the off-kilter shape with the optional shiny black belt.
Each season A.W.A.K.E.’s collections are centred around an animal and for SS17 Natalia Alaverdian chooses the jellyfish. This black stretch-crepe dress is cut for a loose fit with a gathered front yoke and an optional ruffled-effect PVC belt that is inspired by the sea creature's form. Wear it for evening with a tactile clutch and mules.
A.W.A.K.E.'s Octopus Monk dress presents a harmonious contrast between the Mandarin collar and voluminous puff sleeves of the black cotton-poplin top – inspired by the undulating limbs of a cephalopod – and the light-grey twill skirt. Abstract wooden buttons make for a natural accent on the asymmetric shirt front, and high raw-edged side slits allow for movement within the slim shape. Add red leather mules for a strong contemporary statement.
A.W.A.K.E. brings a sense of precision to this oversized white striped shirtdress – a key trend that moves easily from summer into autumn. It's crafted in the UK from lightweight cotton-poplin and shaped with a menswear-inspired point collar, button-fastening cuffs, and a curved hem. Wear it with bare legs as long as the weather allows and with tights when the temperature drops.
Creative director Natalia Alaverdian's fascination with octopuses is explored in full in the fluttering composition of this lava-red cotton Octopus Passion dress. The contemporary silhouette features tiered draping across the finger-skimming sleeves and waist seam, while raw frayed edges lend a rustic finish to the handkerchief hem. Ensure it floats out as you walk with a pair of block ankle boots.
Black oversized sleeves sweater from A.W.A.K.E..
A.W.A.K.E.’s idiosyncratic take on Japanese-influenced designs feature through every collection since the brand's founding in 2012. This navy and olive-green Mermaid Nun dress is cut for a slim fit from a mid-weight gingham. Decorated with asymmetric abstract wooden buttons across the chest, the raw-edges and side-seam hemline slits bring a traditional shape up-to-date. Pair with sculptural heels for an avant-garde look.
Black cotton-blend ruffle-sleeve pleated dress from A.W.A.K.E..
A.W.A.K.E. looks to sea life to create its SS17 collection, and this cornflower-blue and white striped cotton-poplin dress offers an easy translation. It's crafted in the UK with standing sleeves, inspired by the shapes made by jellyfish, and falls into a panelled, shin-skimming hem. Make it even more modern with chunky platforms.
A modern sculptural cut-complete with asymmetric panels that create a beautiful swaying effect-makes this midi dress the picture of undone elegance. Brand: Awake. Style Name:A.w.a.k.e. Asymmetric Panel Midi Dress. Style Number: 5416138. Available in stores.
Go light and lovely for summer in a creamy organdy dress expertly tailored with a full, partially pleated skirt and a breezy sleeveless bodice. Frayed, multilayered floral appliques add a modern touch. Brand: Awake. Style Name:A.w.a.k.e. Double Layer Organdy Dress. Style Number: 5398511. Available in stores.
This colorblock A.W.A.K.E. mock-neck dress has exaggerated, pleated long sleeves. The pleated bubble skirt has a covered elastic hem. Hidden back zip. Unlined. Fabric: Plain weave. 100% cotton. Dry clean. Made in United Kingdom. Measurements Length: 35.5in / 90cm, from shoulder Measurements from size 38