Lemlem Fashion for Women
Lemlem's skirt comes in a statement yellow hue and is detailed with frothy ruffles that fall to an elegant ankle-grazing length.;100% cotton
Lemlem's Kosi dress strikes a perfect balance of playful and elegant with an empire waist, contrasting trim and striping throughout.;100% cotton
Update your vacation edit with Lemlem's charming summer silhouettes as this effortless striped minidress is woven from a luxe cotton-blend fabric.;95% cotton,5% acrylice
Lemlem's signature bohemian stripes cover this swingy dress in an air of wanderlust cool, a contrast pattern at the sides making the look pop.;95% cotton, 5% acrylic
Each of LemLem's designs is hand-woven on a traditional loom and named after the woman who created it. Made from airy cotton and silk-blend gauze, this 'Imani' dress is embroidered with contrasting chevron patterns and geometric stripes and has tiered ruffles and an asymmetric hem that accentuate its loose fit. Wear yours with mules and this season's favorite basket bag.
Lemlem's Mbali dress has been crafted from a blend of cotton and silk for lustre.;70% cotton,30% silk
Scroll through LemLem's Instagram feed and you'll see how founder Liya Kebede makes her designs work both in the city and exotic locations - she wore these 'Tiki Fly Away' pants with sneakers in New York recently. They're handmade from embroidered cotton-blend gauze and left open at the sides for a light and breezy feel. Adjust the drawstring so they sit comfortably.
Boho print appears in tiered formation on maxi dress; Scoopneck; Shoulder straps; Sleeveless; Pullover style; Scoopback; About 46 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing US size Small
Vacation dressing is made easy with Lemlem's effortless Zena striped trousers.;95%cotton, 5%acrylic
Lightweight and roomy, Lemlem's Mwali Poet shirt wears with breezy ease.;50% cotton,50% tencil
LemLem names each of its pieces after the artisan who created it. This off-the-shoulder 'Sofia' top is hand-woven from cotton and wool-blend gauze in a multicolored pattern. It's elasticated at the shoulders, sleeves and hem giving it a lightly puffed shape.
LemLem's dress is hand-woven from the brand's signature cotton-gauze that feels so light against the skin. Detailed with red and magenta embroidery, this airy piece has twisted fringing and adjustable drawstring ties along the neck and waist. Slip yours on over a bikini.
LemLem's 'Kal' top is made from cotton-blend gauze handwoven with variegated white and ivory stripes. It's elasticated at the off-the-shoulder neckline so it won't slip, and trimmed with loose fringing. If you love this style as much as we do, you'll want to snap up the dress version, too.
Each of LemLem's designs are skillfully made by artisans using centuries-old weaving techniques. Designed with contrasting stripes, this airy cotton-gauze 'Lulu' top has a flattering off-the-shoulder neckline that's fitted with elasticated trims to keep it securely in place. Complement the cropped hem with the matching high-rise skirt. Wear it with: Ancient Greek Sandals Sandals, Chloé Sunglasses, Loren Stewart Necklace. - Antique-rose and white cotton-gauze - Slips on - 100% cotton - Hand wash
Grey, white and pink cotton-blend striped shorts from Lemlem.
With the pulse on resort-ready styles, Lemlem has created the perfect getaway style that's waiting for your suitcase: the Izara dress.;85% cotton,15% wool
plain weave, lacing, stripes, side closure, short sleeves, round collar, no pockets
A versatile addition to your vacation lineup, LemLem's 'Uju' dress is cut from light and airy cotton-voile that's so comfortable to wear over a bikini or with the accompanying slip while out to dinner. It has yellow and ivory strips and is trimmed with playful tassels at the neckline and cuffs. Don't worry about packing just the right shoes, the indigo base works with practically everything. Wear it with: Solid and Striped Bucket bag, ATP Atelier Slides, Chan Luu Earrings. - Indigo, ivory and ye
Each of LemLem's hand-loomed designs is named after the weaver who made it. Cut from striped cotton-blend gauze, this fringed 'Kal' kaftan has a tie-fastening back that reveals just a hint of skin and split sides to enhance the loose silhouette. Echo the Resort '18 presentation and style yours with optic white sandals. Wear it with: ATP Atelier Sandals, Maison Michel Sunhat, Isabel Marant Necklace, Jennifer Fisher Anklet. - Multicolored cotton-blend gauze - Tie-fastening keyhole at back - 95% co
Blue and white cotton blend striped drawstring shorts from Lemlem.
Lemlem focuses on bringing an artisanal touch to beachwear edits, and our poolside look is complete thanks to the label's comfortable striped dress.;85% cotton,15% acrylic
LemLem's 'Mimi' poncho is named after the local artisan who hand-spun it using centuries-old techniques. Made from lightweight cotton-blend gauze, it's cut for a loose fit and trimmed with twisted fringing. Slip yours on over a bikini or wear it on a balmy summer day in the city with sandals and the matching shorts. Wear it with: Hunting Season Shoulder bag, Ancient Greek Sandals Sandals, Chan Luu Bracelet. - Multicolored cotton-blend gauze - Slips on - 95% cotton, 5% acrylic - Hand wash
Strawberry red cotton blend contrast trim striped dress from Lemlem.
Extra 20% off all sale styles
Details Styled in brightly colored stripes with distressed trims, this 'Candace' cotton dress from LemLem is a go-to for off-duty days that call for youthful ease. Material & Care 85% Cotton, 15% Acrylic Hand wash
Relax in style with Lemlem's lightweight Assaman slip dress.;85% cotton,15% acrylic
Founded by supermodel Liya Kebede, LemLem is on a mission to empower women and support communities by employing local artisans. This 'Zena' hooded top is handmade from airy cotton-blend gauze that's woven with colorful stripes and has a fringed hem with adjustable ties on the sides. Mimic the brand's styling and wear yours with the coordinating pants.
Lemlem's 'Izara' dress is cut in a loose shape from light and airy cotton-blend gauze that's hand-woven with colorful bands, arrows and diamonds - the brand's reinterpretation of traditional Ethiopian Tibeb patterns. The fringing on the gathered hem is hand-twisted, reflecting the label's commitment to traditional techniques. Wear yours with sandals and a basket bag while sightseeing on vacation. Wear it with: Nannacay Tote, Ancient Greek Sandals Sandals, Kenneth Jay Lane Anklet, Chan Luu Earrin
Yellow cotton off shoulder dress from Lemlem.
Extra 20% off all sale styles
Details In brightly colored stripes with distressed trims, a drawstring waist and a fitted silhouette, these 'Candace' cotton shorts from LemLem are a go-to for off-duty days that call for youthful ease. Material & Care 85% Cotton, 15% Acrylic Hand wash
Beach top Stripes Cotton-blend Embroidered trims Elasticated cuffs Side slit hemline Hand wash or dry clean Imported Dipped back hem Tasseled ties Tie-fastening keyhole at front
Embrace summertime vibes with Lemlem's canary-hued mini dress.;100% cotton
Lemlem's oversized hooded poncho comes in natural white with handwoven details in black, grey and shades of pink.;85% cotton,15% acrylic
LemLem's 'Saba' dress is named after the skilled female artisan who made it by hand using centuries-old techniques. Cut from breezy cotton-blend gauze, this cold-shoulder style is woven with white stripes and has twisted fringed trims. Layer yours over a bikini, styling it with slides and a straw clutch.
Lemlem gets sweet on stripes with these relaxed yet close-fitting shorts, done in the prettiest mix of pink shades.;95% cotton, 5% acrylic
Cut from airy cotton-blend gauze that's been hand-woven with colorful stripes, LemLem's 'Yodit' top looks great on its own or over a bikini. The flattering off-the-shoulder neckline is fully elasticated to keep it securely in place, while the hand-twisted fringing gives the cuffs and hem texture.
Liya Kebede created LemLem as a way to preserve the traditional weaving techniques in her native Ethiopia. This striped 'Mimi' style is skillfully hand-woven from airy cotton-blend gauze and trimmed with wispy fringing along the mini hemline. The loose fit makes it perfect for slipping over a bikini or denim shorts.
Multicolour cotton blend Hayat shorts from Lemlem.
Strawberry red cotton contrast trim maxi dress from Lemlem.
Blue cotton striped dress from Lemlem.
LemLem founder Liya Kebede looks to traditional weaving techniques from her hometown of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia when creating her collections. Entirely handmade, this airy 'Yodit' dress has been cut from the label's signature cotton-blend gauze, decorated with rainbow stripes, and finished with a hand-twisted fringed hem. It couldn't be more perfect for balmy beach days.
LemLem names each of its pieces after the weaver who has handmade it. This cotton and wool-blend gauze 'Tereza' kaftan is patterned with stripes in soft sorbet shades and edged with black geometric patterns at the V-neckline, cuffs and hem. The high side slits enhance its breezy loose shape.
Blue cotton blend off shoulder top from Lemlem.
LemLem's 'Issa' jumpsuit is a must-have your next warm-weather vacation - it's effortless and incredibly lightweight, ensuring you'll stay comfortable on balmy days. Cut from lightly crinkled cotton-blend gauze, this striped piece has grosgrain shoulder straps and a drawstring waist tie that cinches the relaxed silhouette. Wear it with sneakers or flats.
Striped wool and cotton scarf, tassels fringed at the ends. Composition: 90% wool and 10% cotton.
We can always rely on LemLem to create those easy pieces that are just perfect for packing on vacation. Made from blue and white striped cotton-gauze, this 'Kal' jumpsuit has an elasticated waistband that defines the loose shape while still feeling so comfortable to wear. Style yours with sandals and a basket bag.
Lemlem's 'Alfie' dress is cut from airy tiers of hand-woven cotton in varying combinations of white and bright-blue stripes. The crinkled nature of the fabric makes it so convenient to pack - roll it lightly to optimise luggage space, as the ruching will disguise any creases if you want to wear it straight away. The cool voile and loose shape make it an ideal choice for beach days and sight-seeing alike. Wear it with: Nannacay Tote, ATP Atelier Sandals, Chloé Bracelet, Chan Luu Necklace. - Brigh
Update your vacation edit with Lemlem's effortless Saba off-the-shoulder top.;95%cotton, 5%acrylic
Pink and white cotton striped beach dress from Lemlem featuring a boat neck, short sleeves, a striped pattern, a cinched waist and a short length.
"By employing traditional weavers, we're trying to break their cycle of poverty, at the same time as preserving the art of weaving, " explains LemLem founder Liya Kebede. Hand-loomed from a cotton-blend gauze that feels light and breezy, this 'Asha' dress has a fluttering overlay edged with signature fringing. Match the peach or tangerine hues to your lipstick.
Perfect for lounging around the pool, LemLem's 'Saba' pants are cut from breezy cotton-gauze that will keep you cool in warmer climes. This cropped pair is designed with an artisanal woven striped pattern and has a ruffled elasticated waistband for a comfortable fit. Wear them with the matching top on your next island getaway.
Pink and white cotton striped crop top from Lemlem featuring an off the shoulder design, a striped pattern, short sleeves and a cropped length.
This season Ancient Greek Sandals have collaborated with Lemlem on a collection of playful, summer-ready styles.;upper: cow leather, trim: fabric, sole: rubber
Wide-leg pants Stripes Cotton and linen-blend Button fastenings along front Partially lined Non-stretchy fabric Mid-weight fabric Hand wash Imported High-rise cut
LemLem empowers communities by employing local artisans and naming pieces after the women who make them. Cut in a breezy, straight-leg silhouette, these 'Xena' pants are handwoven on a traditional loom from an airy cotton-blend gauze and patterned with the brand's signature stripes. Pair them with the coordinating top.
White cotton Juni Flounce Wrap dress from Lemlem.
Pink cotton relaxed fit pants from Lemlem featuring an elasticated drawstring waist, a wide leg and a cropped length.
LemLem's 'Saba' dress is just the thing you should pack for a tropical vacation - it's effortless enough to slip over a swimsuit but still looks chic enough for a seaside lunch. Made from lightweight embroidered cotton-gauze, it has a ruffled, tiered hem and scooped neckline and back with crossover straps. Wear yours with slides and gold jewelry.
LemLem's artisans regularly feature on the brand's Instagram, and each piece in the collections is named after the skilled craftswoman who has made it. Cut from lightweight white and black cotton-blend gauze, this tiered 'Tiki' mini dress is carefully embroidered with blue yarns and has wispy fringed trims. The only accessories you'll need on balmy days are slides and a basket bag.
LemLem's 'Zena' dress is designed in an effortless slip style that can be worn from the beach to street. Made from an airy cotton-blend gauze for a loose fit, it has contrasting panels, embroidery and hand-twisted fringes that resemble artisanal blankets from Ethiopia. Wear yours over a bikini by the pool.
Aim for a breezy day at the beach while wearing Lemlem's cotton dress.;95% cotton,5% acrylic
flannel, fringe, multicolour pattern, v-neckline, single-breasted , no pockets, short sleeves, unlined, outerwear
Adopt summertime's breezy attitude while wearing Lemlem's sleeveless cotton-blend dress.;85% cotton,15% acrylic
Each of LemLem's pieces is handwoven by local artisans. Made from airy cotton-blend gauze, this Izara skirt is fitted with an elasticated waist and falls to a frayed midi hem. Wear yours with a tucked-in blouse. Slips on Composition: 95% cotton, 5% acrylic Hand wash or dry clean Imported
Bright gauzy striped shorts with paperbag waist; Elasticized drawstring waist; Waist slant pockets; Fringed hem; Rise, about 11; Inseam, about 2; Cotton/acrylic; Dry clean; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) and wearing US size Small.
A soft checked pattern and textured stripes complement each other perfectly on Lemlem's Anan dress.;95% cotton,5% acrylic
Details This 'Yodit' dress from LemLem is styled in airy cotton with hand-twisted fringe trims. The bright blue and orange stripes and a slit through the front are signature to the brand's free-spirited charm. Material & Care 85% Cotton, 15% Acrylic Hand wash
gauze, multicolour pattern, mid rise, regular fit, straight leg, no appliqués, no pockets, chinos
Tricolor stripes add vibrant accents to fringed tunic dress; V-neck; Cap sleeves; Self-tie back closure; V-back; Fringe hem; About 35 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing US size Small
For your next getaway to the tropics, pack Lemlem's Kosi blouse into your suitcase.;100% cotton
Multicolour cotton stretch striped sundress from Lemlem.
Stripes Cotton and linen-blend Elasticated neckline Ties at shoulders Side slit hemline Dry clean
With a carefree trapeze silhouette, Lemlem's Alfie dress lets you channel your bohemian spirit as your head off to your favourite resort destinations.;100% cotton
Violet cotton striped shorts from Lemlem.
Like all of LemLem's pieces, this 'Tiki' dress is named after the weaver who made it. It's cut from airy cotton-blend gauze and embroidered with stripes and hand-twisted fringing. The flattering off-the-shoulder neckline is perfect for showcasing your favorite necklace.
White cotton striped sundress from Lemlem featuring a round neck, spaghetti straps, a belted waist and a ruffled hem.
Imported Hand wash or dry clean Printed Gauze Cotton Tassels Embroidered Elasticated waistline Tied cuffs Off-the-shoulder dress Ties at front Slips on
This blue and white dress from Lemlem defines wanderlust chic from its vibrant mix of stripes to its flowing, swingy fit.;95% cotton, 5% acrylic
Details Look to LemLem for airy staples that will take you from sunny vacation spots to summer in the city - pieces like this one shoulder top in lightweight cotton. The lemon yellow stripes are pretty against a fresh white base while subtle ruffles add volume and prettiness to the mix. Material & Care 100% Cotton Machine wash
Fringe trimmed cotton-blend hoodie in bold striped print; Attached hood; Long sleeves; Pullover style; About 29 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing size Small.
While LemLem's pieces are perfect for tropical vacations, we certainly aren't opposed to wearing them during summer months in the city, too. This 'Zena' maxi dress is made from panels of breathable cotton-blend gauze and cut for a loose fit, and has embroidered trims. Style it with sandals and a clutch, or wear it as a coverup.
From the Zena Collection; Colorblock and striped patchwork elevates top; V-neck; Long peasant sleeves; Pullover style; Asymmetrical fringed hem; About 23 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing US size Small
Black and white cotton stretch striped off shoulder blouse from Lemlem.
plain weave, no appliqués, stripes, round collar, sleeveless, no pockets
Extra 20% off all sale styles
Details An easy layer with thin straps, this cotton camisole from LemLem is airy with a billowing fit but youthful with distressed frayed trims throughout. Try with the coordinating pants for a go-to look the balances comfort and cool in equal measure. Material & Care 85% Cotton, 15% Acrylic Hand wash
LemLem founder Liya Kebede names each piece in her collections after the artisan who has made it - these pants are called 'Luchia'. They're hand-woven from cotton-blend gauze decorated with colorful stripes and embroidered tribal-inspired patterns. Adjust where they sit on your frame using the drawstring ties.
Airy cotton-blend jumpsuit with variegated striping; V-neck; Sleeveless; Elasticized waist; Front slash pockets; Pullover style; Rise, about 9; Inseam, about 22; About 50 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing size Small.
Black and white cotton blend striped kaftan from Lemlem.
Blue wool and cotton blend embroidered v-neck dress from Lemlem.
Embrace a breezy attitude on getaway trips while wearing Lemlem's sleeveless dress.;85% cotton,15% acrylic
flannel, no appliqués, ethnic design, wide neckline, short sleeves, multipockets, mid rise, drawstring hem
LemLem founder Liya Kebede is committed to preserving traditional craftsmanship by employing weavers in her native Ethiopia. Strung from slim grosgrain straps, this handmade cotton-blend gauze 'Sofia' mini dress is patterned with colorful stripes and embroidered chevron and diamond motifs. Wear yours with leather slides.
Multicolour cotton blend striped off shoulder blouse from Lemlem.
From the Saba Collection; Diverse stripes add visual dimension to billowy caftan; V-neck; Cape sleeves; Pullover style; V-back; Fringed hem; About 47 from shoulder to hem; Cotton; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing US size Small
Aim for breezy cool with this striped cotton-blend camisole from Lemlem.;90% cotton, 10% kapok
Tangerine cotton striped shorts from Lemlem.
knitted, lightweight knitted, two-tone pattern, round collar, sleeveless, fringe, no pockets, unlined, no fastening, tube dress
Each of LemLem's pieces is handwoven by local artisans. Made from airy cotton-gauze, this Ami dress is finished with a frayed hem. Wear yours effortlessly with sandals. Slips on Composition: 100% cotton Hand wash or dry clean Imported
Extra 20% off all sale styles
Details These LemLem pants are crafted from cotton and printed with a colorful stripe pattern, let the airy feel and comfortable wide leg take you from strolls to the beach to lounging at home. Material & Care 95% Cotton, 5% Acrylic Dry clean
Opt for a casual, beach-ready look in the Luna off-the-shoulder dress from Lemlem crafted from cotton and accented with subtle fringing.;100% cotton
The cotton used in each of LemLem's pieces is sourced from local farms and hand-crafted by skilled artisans using centuries-old weaving techniques. This gauze 'Lulu' skirt is cut a flattering wrap-effect silhouette and has an elasticated waistband and twisted fringed trims. Complete the set with sandals and the matching top. Wear it with: Ancient Greek Sandals Sandals, Chloé Sunglasses, Loren Stewart Necklace. - Antique-rose, white and neon-pink cotton-blend gauze - Slips on - 95% cotton, 5% acr
Blue and white cotton-blend striped playsuit from Lemlem.
Overview Equally suited to be worn over your favourite bikini or with tailored shorts and espadrilles for a sunny lunch date, the Lulu cropped blouse from LemLem is imbued with rustic chic. The breezy cotton-blend has been handcrafted by Ethiopian artisan weavers using traditional techniques for the lightest finish, while horizontal embroidered stripes offer a fun take on the classic '90s silhouette. Cropped silhouette Horizontal geometric stripes Gathered elasticated trims 95% cotton, 5% acrylic Hand wash Model is 178cma UK 8 and wears a size S
Overview A holiday-ready wardrobe comes courtesy of LemLem and the Izara shorts, handcrafted from airy cotton with intricate fluorescent embroidery which celebrates the local artisans in Ethiopia. Slip on over bikini bottoms or a swim suit for a quick cover up when poolside. Drawstring fastening Slant pockets to hips Fluorescent stripes Frayed edges 85% cotton, 15% acrylic Hand wash Model is 178cma UK 8 and wears a size S
Details This 'Yodit' top from LemLem is styled in airy cotton with hand-twisted fringe trims. The bright blue and orange stripes and an off-shoulder neckline are signature to the brand's free-spirited charm. Material & Care 85% Cotton, 15% Acrylic Machine wash
Details Cut with a wide leg and styled in thick stripes, these blue and white cotton trousers are a comfortable choice from LemLem. Ruffles on the waistband add pretty texture while the subtly cropped ankle is perfect for showing off cool espadrilles or slides. Material & Care 100% Cotton
plain weave, bow detailing, stripes, v-neck, sleeveless, no pockets, side slit hemline
LemLem was founded by model Liya Kebede as a way to preserve centuries-old weaving techniques from her native Ethiopia. Named after the artisan who made it, this white cotton-blend gauze 'Tiki' midi dress is hand-embroidered with blue yarns for a striped effect. It has breezy side slits and is trimmed with fringing on the sleeves and hem.
Lightweight gauze jumpsuit with mixed stripes; V-neck; Shoulder straps; Pull-on style; Drawstring waist; Front slant pockets; Back welt pockets; Inseam, about 26; Cotton/polyester; Dry clean; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) and wearing US size Small.
plain weave, fringe, embroidered detailing, multicolour pattern, long sleeves, v-neckline, no pockets
knitted, mélange, fringe, deep neckline, lightweight knitted, short sleeves, no pockets, two-tone
Each of LemLem's pieces is handwoven by local artisans. Made from airy cotton-gauze, these 'Kosi' pants are fitted with a comfortable and flattering paperbag waist. Wear yours with a tucked-in blouse. Paperbag waist Pull on Composition: 100% cotton Hand wash or dry clean Imported
Top Gauze Cotton Embroidered Front patch pocket Slips on Partially lined Hand wash or dry clean Imported
From the Zena Collection; Billowy slip dress in striped and colorblock patchwork formation; Spaghetti straps; Sleeveless; Pullover style; Scoopback; Fringed hem; About 50 from shoulder to hem; Cotton/acrylic; Hand wash; Imported; Model shown is 5'10 (177cm) wearing US size Small
For your next getaway, make Lemlem's Saba maxi dress a suitcase essential.;100%cotton
Pink and white cotton blend striped mini skirt from Lemlem featuring a high waist, a striped pattern and a short length.
knitted, plain weave, no appliqués, two-tone, long sleeves, v-neck, no pockets
plain weave, no appliqués, stripes, long sleeves, round collar, no pockets, side slit hemline