This fair trade batik dress is handmade in Ghana. The fabric is 100% cotton and a perfect display of the unique personality of Global Mamas batik work. This dress is silver providing a beautiful backdrop for the deco star batik print in white. This A-line dress is intended to sit relaxed on the body, the right fit will slip over your head, no zipper hassle. It hits right above the knee and looks charming paired with tights or leggings. It is sleeveless and ideal for layering or standing alone in warmer weather, it has side darts and a boat neck to compliment the shoulders. The fabric is hand sewn and hand batiked, and includes a card with the signatures of the seamstress and batiker. It is available in women's size small (4-6) and medium (8-10) View size chart.
Because it is a handmade product, patterns and colors may vary slightly. Wash before your first use, and avoid using bleach. Hand wash or machine wash on gentle cycle in cold water with like colors and air dry. Do not dry in direct sunlight.
About the producers: Global Mamas is a non-profit fair trade organization based in Ghana. It launched in 2003 with just six artisans, and now employs over 600 women. The Global Mamas brand is primarily known for high quality batik cotton clothing, but it also produces body butter, pet care products, and a steadily expanding line of housewares. It is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and the World Fair Trade Organization. Click here for a Global Mamas infographic.