Pencil Skirt - Gaanyji (Shells)

Sale price$189.00
Size: 6
An iconic style from our core collection, the Pencil Skirt sits firmly, yet comfortably across the waist and hips. Fully lined and constructed in breathable and resilient fabrics that allow natural movement, our high-waisted, mid-thigh Pencil Skirt is a great way to showcase aboriginal artworks. 
  • 100% polished cotton poplin
  • Hand screen printed
  • Limited Edition - 50 items made
  • Made ethically in Australia
  • Fabric designed by Janine Mandijalu & Pauline Sampi, Ardyaloon WA

Aurora is wearing a size 8.

She normally wears a Magpie Goose size 8.

She is 173cm tall and her measurements are: 

  • Bust: 89cm
  • Waist: 72cm
  • Hip: 90cm
SIZE 6 8 10 12 14 16 18
Waist (cm) 65 70 75 80 85 90 95
Hip (cm) 95 100 105 110 115 120 125
Center Front Length (inc waistband cm) 55 56 56 56 57 57 57

Our designs are hand screen printed onto linens, cottons, lyocell/Tencel (a breathable fibre made from eucalyptus pulp) with quality inks and then heat-set.

While designs are colourfast, they will fade over time.

Each metre of fabric is hand-printed and is unique - fabulous variations often occur!

Please treat your wearable art with love and care – we recommend cold hand wash, dry in shade, and reverse iron (but who likes ironing).

All orders are shipped from Brisbane, Australia.

Once you place your order, please allow 1-3 business days for it to be processed before shipment (excluding any processing time at our warehouse).

We will send you a confirmation email with a tracking number as soon as your order has been despatched. Your tracking details will be emailed to you by Australia Post within 24 hours of shipment.

As a note, please allow 1- 3 business days for your order to be processed at our facilities before shipment, and during peak promotional times, please allow up to 7 business days for processing.

In the event that you submitted an incorrect email at checkout, please contact our team.

Shipping prices:

  • Standard Australia Post: AUD $8 (approx 5 business days)
  • Express Australia Post: AUD $11 (approx 1 - 2 business days)
  • Free standard shipping Australia-wide for all orders over $350
  • NZ standard post: $13
  • NZ express post: $20
  • Standard International post: AUD $15
  • Express International Post: AUD $25

All orders are packed and dispatched from Brisbane (Postcode 4101 if you would like to get an estimate from Aus Post).

About the artist

This is a collaborative design created by Pauline Sampi + Janine Mandijalu. Pauline is Janine’s mum’s first cousin; she’s a mum to Janine. “This design is about all the Gaanyji (shells), on the reef when the tide goes out. The high tide come in, and when the tide goes out - when it gets really re...