Fair Trade Cotton Alpaca Button Front Sweater Dress

Fair Trade Cotton Alpaca Button Front Sweater Dress

Item  04478

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Fair Trade Cotton Alpaca Button Front Sweater Dress
Item  04478

Regular Price: $98.90

Special Price $74.99

Availability: In stock

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Regular Price: $98.90

Special Price $74.99



A stunner of a little dress with so much lovely detail; a beautifully scooped neckline, fully functional buttons, half sleeves, and a rib trim at the waist for subtle definition. The innovative cotton/alpaca blend gives it a lovely drape, slight sheen, and lots of warmth. 

  • 85% conventional cotton, 15% alpaca
  • Machine wash gentle, lay flat to dry
  • Button Front closure with wide bottom hem
  • 35-inch length (size Medium)
  • Gently shaped fit
  • Fairly made in Lima, Peru
Fair Indigo Premium Materials
It’s incredible what adding 15% baby alpaca does for a cotton sweater. The result is a bit lighter, but significantly warmer, with a lustrous and beautiful drape. Our cotton/alpaca blend is an innovative fusion of yarns you won’t find anywhere else.
How does it do good?
Unlike cashmere, which has become environmentally disastrous and reliant on factory farms, our alpaca is sustainably herded in the Peruvian Andes where families have been tending their herds in the same time-honored methods for hundreds of years. The garments are knit in a small fair trade workshop where workers are paid fairly and treated with respect and dignity.

Sizing & Fit

To ensure you get the best fit for your body type and fit preference, use the charts below. For best results, measure over undergarments at fullest part of your bust, at the natural bend in your waist (usually an inch or two above your belly button), and at the fullest part of your hip.


Gently shaped - slightly fitted silhouette. The feminine shape accentuates your waist without being tight or clingy.

  • Bust : XS: 32, S: 34, M: 36, L: 39, XL: 42
  • Waist : XS: 25, S: 27, M: 29, L: 32, XL: 35
  • Length : XS: 34, S: 34.5, M: 35, L: 35.75, XL: 36.5

Customer Reviews 3 item(s)

Wrong style and length for me
This is a nice, soft sweater dress, but I had to return it because it made me look hippy and was too short for me. I learned to read about the sizing because the length is posted. I bought in exchange two other dresses, the boat neck 3/4 length sleeve, and the faux wrap dress. The length and fit of these dresses are great. So glad I tried again! The softness of the fabric is unlike any I have seen. These dresses are very well made.
Review by Bonnie / (Posted on 1/5/2019)
pretty but itchy
I have to agree with the previous review- cute but itchy! This dress is pretty and of good quality; I guess the wool content is just too high for me. The scoop neckline is just right, not too low, and the rib trim, especially at the waist, is nice.
Review by Ruth / (Posted on 1/22/2018)
Very cute but a little itchy
Very cute dress. I wouldn't call it heather gray as much as a medium, darker grey (not quite charcoal but darker than heather). My only complaint is that it's a little itchy, I guess due to the wool content. I think I'll get used to it so I will keep. Now I just need a long cardigan to pair with it.
Review by Jessica / (Posted on 10/17/2017)

Fair trade sweatersPercy knows sweaters

Purchasing this sweater not only provides Percy and his incredibly talented co-workers in this tiny workshop with living wages and a safe workplace, it also supports multiple small, independent businesses and organic family farms. Because when fashion is done right, we can all do well.

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