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Fashion-speak is a living language,

ever evolving to better describe

dress images presented

And the word is


hatch’ ling (n)

1.   derived from the visual of a newly “hatched” turtle

with head protruding slightly from its shell

2.    a top with neckline akin to a rolled top

almost to chin, yet not to be folded over

3.   a versatile top for all seasons

an elegant high-neck which can be worn singularly or layered




  birth of a sleek neckline to chin

Off- runway

hatchling neckline, vogue uk hatchling neckline, vogue uk


Marni, spring / summer 2016

hatchling, marni, spring 16 vogueuk_


(images from vogue uk)