The Chilmark Dress is made in India, it is 100% cotton and hand screen printed. This dress is navy and pale yellow with a geometric/tribal design and is sleeveless. The skirt gathers at the waist, with elastic in the back, and has hidden pockets. It slips on over the head. The top is accented by two wrapped 'cords' of alternating colored thread. The hem on the medium is 38". View size chart.
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: Mata Traders, based in Chicago, works with women in cooperatives in India and Nepal to produce high quality, often vintage-inspired, fair trade clothing. Many of the clothes incorporate traditional crafts such as hand loom weaving and hand block printing, and only natural fabrics (almost exclusively cotton) are used. It is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and has a gold certification from Green America.