This fair trade batik dress is handmade in Ghana from 100% organic cotton. It is black with a light gray pattern, is knee length, is fitted at bust and waist, and has a V neckline front and back. It has short sleeves with cuffs, and zips on the side. This beautiful fair trade dress includes a card with the signatures of the seamstress and batiker. See 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 brand: 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. In 2018 it switched to using only organic cotton in its apparel. Global Mamas is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and the World Fair Trade Organization. The cotton is certified as organic through GOTS and as fair trade through Fair Trade International.