Akris draws its strength from adherence to archetypes; starting from simple templates, each piece features discreet but distinctive alterations, creating impressive variation across the collection. Sharp tailoring, precise seams, and double-face wool construction give this dress a signature silhouette, distinguished by a V neckline. Add an Akris belt to accentuate its sleekness.
- Black double-face knit.
- V-neckline; back zip.
- Wide shoulder straps.
- Princess seams contour sheath silhouette.
- Straight hem hits above knee.
- Back zip.
- Item comes without belt.
- Made in Switzerland.
This family-owned Swiss house is guided by Creative Director Albert Kriemler. His grandmother launched the line in 1922 and drew the name from her own initials (Alice Kriemler Schoch). Today the company has earned a reputation for exceptionally well-tailored dresses, suits and separates, and each piece is still designed and produced in Switzerland. Albert Kriemler of Akris answers our 5 Questions.