Made to Order
The wise Hypatia of Alexandria once said, “The further we travel the more truth we can comprehend.” Float away on a wave of silk and let the colours of the sun be your guide. Seek wisdom and enlightenment, always, while wearing your Hypatia scarf.
- 100% Twill Silk
- Handcrafted in Greece
- 140cm x 140cm
Hypatia of Alexandria
The world’s first female luminary and notable scientist.
Hypatia was a passionate woman in the search for answers to the unknown. She was the first Hellenistic Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician, whose work we know about.
She was also, a profound orator and teacher. Hypatia invented equipment for scientific experiments and became head of a famed school of philosophy. People would come from miles around to hear her speak.
Hypatia is a symbol of feminism, education, science and enlightenment.
Ethically made pieces offer the opportunity to invest in exceptional clothing that have been consciously crafted and last forever.
All items in this collection are made-to-order resulting in extra luxurious, conscious pieces. Your uniquely made item will create less waste as well as lowering overall environmental impact and allowing for complete supply-chain transparency. Upon ordering, through a series of emails, you can follow your garment’s journey from silk screening in Soufli to hand-stitching in our Athens atelier to its arrival at your door. This process spans 3 weeks, with attention to detail and every care taken to create your special silk garment
For Mia Papaefthimiou setting up MIA PAPA as an ethical and ‘slow’ fashion brand dedicated to sustainable practices considering both people working on it and the planet was mandatory. For this reason, the brand has collaborated from day one with expertized local artisans who craft the entire production line by hand, from sewing to printing.
Your silk product is carefully handcrafted for you with love.
Please take good care of it, so you can enjoy it forever!
100% Natural Finest Silk , Dry Clean Only, Do Not Bleach, Do Not Spin, Do Not Tumble Dry, Warm Iron Inside Out
Due to the nature of the made-to-order production FW2021 capsule collection, please be advised that the production time is 3 weeks, and delivery times can vary.