The tuxedo is an icon of effortless evening elegance and the focus of Karen Millen’s exclusive Atelier collection. The Atelier collection will be available in Australia and New Zealand exclusively online in very limitied quantities and will sell out very quickly.
The Atelier collection reimagines the tuxedo in clever new guises. The sleek pencil dress which takes its cues from the blazer and is cut from a heavyweight crêpe thats designed to hold its form beautifully. Or see the jumpsuit with boned bodice that’s spun from French lace, a precious fabric that runs throughout the range. Together with the elaborate rose prints that have been hand-printed in a traditional mill on the shores of Lake Como in Italy, there’s a refreshing femininity to these meticulously crafted pieces that makes them destined to become future classics.
Top Picks from the Atelier Collection
Here are our top picks from the limited edition Atelier Collection by Karen Millen. View the entire collection at www.karenmillen.com.au where customers in Australia and New Zealand receive FREE standard delivery on all orders.
TUXEDO SIGNATURE PENCIL DRESS
Black sleeveless Italian-stretch wool pencil dress with a double-shawl collar, satin waistband, black metal zip with faux-suede ribbon detail and contrast nude lining. Limited quantities available. Available in black in sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: DX249. Country of origin: Lithuania Fabric: Wool 60% | Viscose 3% | Elastane 3%
|KNOT NECKLINE DRESS
An elegant knotted neckline and French lace panelling come together to create a statement-making style. The perfect cocktail dress, style yours with black accessories. Limited quantities available. Available in 3 different colours in sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: DX268. Country of origin: Lithuania Fabric: Acetate 75% | Polyamide 22% | Elastane 3%
ROSE-PRINT COTTON DRESS
Red rose-print Italian-stretch cotton dress with a full skirt and V-neck. Hand-printed in a traditional mill on the shores of Lake Como in Italy, this rose print cotton dress captures all the charm of a stylish celebration. Elegantly cut and cinched at the waist, it’ll take you beautifully from brunch to sundown. Limited quantities available. Available in Rose Print in sizes: 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: DX269. Country of origin: Romania. Fabric: Cotton 97% | Elastane 3%
|LONG TUXEDO WAISTCOAT
Ivory Italian crepe tuxedo waistcoat with satin lining and silver metalwork. Part of our exclusive Atelier collection, this tailored long-line waistcoat is impeccably tailored from a heavyweight crepe that’s designed to hold its form beautifully. Effortless yet smart, this piece will form a key part of your working wardrobe. Limited quantities available. Available in black in sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: WX005. Country of origin: Turkey. Fabric: Wool 65% | Viscose 34% | Elastane 1%
ROSE-PRINT PENCIL DRESS BLACK AND WHITE
Black and white rose-print Italian premium stretch fabric pencil dress with high neck and contrast sheer-mesh yoke panel. Designed in our premium stretch Italian fabric, this rose print pencil dress is cut for a sleek fit. The high neck and sheer mesh panel elegantly draw attention to the colletage. Pair with heels for a show-stopping cocktail look. Limited quantities available. Available in black and white rose print in sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: DX265 Country of origin: Cyprus Fabric: Acetate 71% | Polyamide 26% | Elastane 3%
Black coated lace single-breasted jacket with edge-to-edge hook-and-bar fastening. An elegant evening essential, this tuxedo style jacket is crafted from intricate lace which has been coated to maintain its shape. Layer yours over our Strapless Tailored Jumpsuit for sleek style. Limited quantities available. Available in black in sizes 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16.
Product Code: JX065. Country of origin: Lithuania Fabric: Viscose 52% | Cotton 31% | Polyamide 17%
*All prices are quoted in Australian dollars and are subject to change by the retailer.