Fair Trade Organic Empire Waist Dress

Fair Trade Organic Empire Waist Dress

Regular Price: $69.90

Special Price $49.99

Availability: In stock

Item no. 03804
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Regular Price: $69.90

Special Price $49.99

organic clothing and baby giftsThis is Silvia

You're the reason Silvia is smiling. Purchasing this style not only lifts up workers like Silvia with a living wage and a safe workplace, it also helps support small family-run organic cotton farms in Peru. Look good. Feel good. Do good.

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Your new go-to knitted dress with abundant versatility to transition from desk to dinner with ease. Sweet cap sleeves and a classic empire waist do wonderful things for almost every figure. Softly substantial organic cotton knit has a beautiful, cling-free drape. At a glance, you can see the skill and pride our Peruvian fair trade partners put into this dress. Dress in a minute and look and feel instantly amazing. 

  • 100% organic Pima cotton interlock
  • Machine wash
  • Back seam
  • 43-inch length (size Medium)
  • Gently shaped
  • Fairly made in Lima, Peru
Fair Indigo Premium Fabrics
Peruvian Pima cotton is one of the softest yet strongest on earth – your dress will feel wonderfully soft right out of the bag and endure beautifully for years with minimal shrinking or pilling. The ingenuity of our organic interlock fabric is its ability to stretch and retain shape beautifully without spandex. This is called mechanical stretch – achieved by the structure of the knitted yarns themselves. The fabric is also washed before the garment is cut and sewn, an uncommon but very beneficial process. It not only insures your dress won’t shrink, but also prevents puckering and twisting around seams that often happens in your dryer when fabric shrinks but threads don’t.
How does it do good?
Our non-GMO organic cotton is grown on a small family farm in the climactically ideal Ica region of Peru. It’s then milled and knit in GOTS certified mills that are leaders in water recycling and earth-friendly practices. Our dyes are Oeko-tex certified - gentle on the earth, farmers, garment workers, and you. The dresses are meticulously fashioned in a small fair trade workshop where employees are paid fairly and treated, like family, with dignity and respect.
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: 30.5, S: 32.5, M: 34.5, L: 37.5, XL: 40.5
  • Hip : XS: 37, S: 39, M: 41, L: 44, XL: 47
  • Length : XS: 42, S: 42.5, M: 43, L: 43.75, XL: 44.5

Customer Reviews 4 item(s)

Substantial yet soft/flowing knit
Subdued purple color is true to the picture and the knit is substantial yet soft and flowing. A few spritzes with water and the wrinkles from shipping disappeared! I'm a 12/14 and the L fits well. Slit on the left side is too high for this old lady (especially when getting into the car) but I can fix that.
Review by Glenda / (Posted on 9/26/2016)
Beautiful and so soft
Beautiful and so soft
The large fit me and I wear 14-16 and 34g bra.
The purple is very pretty.
Review by Elizabeth / (Posted on 8/13/2016)
Lovely soft flattering dress
The fabric is very soft and touchable. Purple color is pretty. The arm holes are a bit big, so Imwill have that altered. I got an Xl size and it fits, i have large breasts and it is not tight.
Review by Elizabeth / (Posted on 7/4/2016)
Adorable and comfortable.
Adorable and comfortable. Slit was a bit higher than expected, but adds a little sexiness.
Review by Quilla / (Posted on 2/10/2016)