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Casual Jersey Dress

WH612
(Was $78.00 ) now $23.40 to $62.40

Our hugely popular, everyday dress returns in fresh colours and a new Fern print for Summer. You’ll be pleased to know we’ve left our famously soft jersey well alone.

  • 96% cotton 4% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Cap sleeves
  • Length finishes just above knee
  • Textured slub jersey with stretch
  • Unlined
  • Raw edge detail at neckline and cuffs
  • Imported
Body Measurements  (inches)
US24681012141618
Bustup to 3232-33½34-35½36-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-48
Waistup to 2525-26½27-2828½-3030½-3232½-3434½-36½37-3939½-41
Hipup to 33½33½-3535½-3737½-3939½-4141½-4343½-45½46-4848½-51
Garment Measurement  (inches)
 2 PET2 R4 PET4 R4 L6 PET6 R6 L8 PET
Front length353835¼38¼4135½38½41¼35½
Chest circumference292930¾30¾30¾32¼32¼32¼34
Front neck drop7777
Empire25¼25¼26¾26¾26¾28¼28¼28¼30
Hip circumference36½36½38½38½38½40½40½40½42½
Hem circumference424244444446464648
Sleeve length455
 8 R8 L10 PET10 R10 L12 R12 L14 R14 L
Front length38½41½36394239½42½4043
Chest circumference343435¾35¾35¾37¾37¾40¼40¼
Front neck drop88
Empire3030323232343436¼36¼
Hip circumference42½42½44½44½44½474749¼49¼
Hem circumference484850505052½52½54¾54¾
Sleeve length555
 16 R16 L18 L
Front length40½43½44
Chest circumference42½42½45
Front neck drop88
Empire38½38½41
Hip circumference51½51½54
Hem circumference575759½
Sleeve length66

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.3

(based on 439 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (404)
  • Practical (319)
  • Great design (263)
  • Well made (213)
  • Durable (169)

Cons

  • Poor fit (30)
  • Bad design (24)
  • Poor quality (8)

Best Uses

  • Casual wear (383)
  • Wear to work (245)
  • Night out (66)
  • Special occasions (20)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      92% 

      (341 reviews)

      Feels too large

       
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic dresser (190), Casual dresser (170), Trendy/stylish dresser (50)
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Comfort driven (276), Style driven (108)

Reviewed by 439 customers

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3.0

Loved it in the catalog...

By LK

from Indiana

About Me Classic Dresser

See all my reviews

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Comfortable

Cons

  • Poor Fit
  • Poor Quality

Best Uses

  • Casual Wear

Got the pink, which is MUCH more vibrant than in the catalog. The cut isn't quite what I thought it would be-- ended up looking frumpy on me. I miss the drawstring version of this one.

  • Age:
  • 35-44 yrs old
  • Sizing:
  • Feels true to size
  • Comfort vs Style:
  • Comfort Driven
 
5.0

Cute and Comfy

By Comfort and Style Driven

from Portland, OR

About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Great Design
  • Practical
  • Washes Well

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Casual Wear
    • Wear To Work

    Love this dress! This is the second Casual Jersey Dress I've owned and even though the material is slightly different, this dress is still just as comfortable and flattering. I got the Navy Fern and wear it to work with a fitted jacket and low heels and am comfortable all day.

    • Age:
    • 35-44 yrs old
    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Comfort vs Style:
    • Comfort Driven
     
    4.0

    A Casual

    By KendallK

    from East Coast

    About Me Classic Dresser

    See all my reviews

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Practical

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Casual Wear

      This is a very casual, everyday-type dress. I thought it looked best with a casual sandal or thong shoe. I tried wearing it with high wedge sandals as shown on line and thought it looked better with more casual accessories. Great for the beach or just running around.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Comfort vs Style:
      • Style Driven

      (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      1.0

      Shoddy construction

      By ERK

      from Minneapolis

      About Me Casual Dresser

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Comfortable

      Cons

      • Bad Design
      • Poor Quality

      Best Uses

        When it came, there were several places where the fabric was puckering. Although it was light and comfortable, the cross neck would not lie flat. This wasn't because of fit problems but because it had been sewn so that there was a strange bunch of fabric on one side of the cross.

        • Age:
        • 25-34 yrs old
        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Comfort vs Style:
        • Comfort Driven
         
        5.0

        Wonderful dress

        By KT

        from NH

        About Me Classic Dresser

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Great Design
        • Retains Shape
        • Washes Well
        • Well Made

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Casual Wear

          I love this dress. It is incredibly comfortable, and perfect for the summer. It fits well, and is a flattering cut. It has held up well after a few washings. I would love one in each color!

          • Age:
          • 25-34 yrs old
          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Comfort vs Style:
          • Comfort Driven
           
          4.0

          Comfy as pajamas

          By Little Bird

          from Chicago

          About Me Classic Dresser

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Practical

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear

            This is a lovely dress for hanging around with friends or family. I wear it around the house when my sweetheart is visiting to look pretty, but still be comfortable snuggling up. Not something I'd wear to work or out for the evening, but perfect for a picnic or running errands. Perfect to look pretty during your everyday life. Great length, easy fit.

            • Age:
            • 45-54 yrs old
            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Comfort vs Style:
            • Comfort Driven
             
            5.0

            My Go-To Dress

            By Book Lover

            from Richmond, Virginia

            About Me Classic Dresser

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Great Design
            • Practical
            • Retains Shape
            • Well Made
            • Wrinkle Resistant

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Casual Wear
              • Wear To Work

              As a school librarian I try hard not to fit the stereotype of the frumpy librarian. This dress is neat, cute and a perfect fit. I liked it so well I went back and bought it in another print.

              • Age:
              • 55-64 yrs old
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Comfort Driven
               
              5.0

              Fantastic Knit Dress

              By Emily

              from New Jersey

              About Me Casual Dresser

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Durable
              • Great Design
              • Practical
              • Retains Shape

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Casual Wear
                • Wear To Work

                I've had a number of similar cotton dresses over the years and this is by far the best one I've owned. It is lightweight and perfect for summer. It is thick enough to hide lumps and fell nicely on my imperfect body.

                • Age:
                • 25-34 yrs old
                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Comfort vs Style:
                • Comfort Driven
                 
                5.0

                Easy to wear, easy to look great

                By Dingo40

                from Baltimore

                About Me Classic Dresser

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Practical
                • Retains Shape
                • Washes Well
                • Wrinkle Resistant

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Wear To Work

                  I have this dress in three patterns and wear them mainly for work. It would be totally fine for a brunch or anything else, but since they're soooooo comfortable it's nice to have on at the office. The prints are very pretty. I ordered the pink fern and sent that one back for blue because I found the pink too bright, it looked more red to me in the photos but it's definitely a bright pink. The aqua blue fern is perfect. Great color. The only down side is that the neckline is a bit low. Call me prim & proper, but I don't like for any cleavage to show especially at work, and this can be a bit challenging, I think I will just add a few stitches to keep the v-part together.

                  • Age:
                  • 45-54 yrs old
                  • Comfort vs Style:
                  • Comfort Driven
                   
                  2.0

                  comfy, but unflattering

                  By Agent99

                  from Texas

                  About Me Casual Dresser

                  Pros

                  • Comfortable
                  • Retains Shape
                  • Wrinkle Resistant

                  Cons

                  • Bad Design
                  • Poor Fit

                  Best Uses

                    I have several Boden dresses, tops, and skirts that I love. This dress, however, was a huge disappointment. For reference I'm 5"9', 135 lbs, and wear a U.S. size 6. In this dress I ordered a size 6L. The shoulder seams were in the right place and the length was great at just below the knee.

                    First off, let me say that this is an incredibly comfortable dress -- seriously, it's like the dress version of yoga pants.

                    Unfortunately that's the only positive thing I can say about the dress. The wrap top design at the top can't be worn without a cami underneath. If you bend or twist wrong you'll have a massive "wardrobe malfunction" (although that might be a positive for any nursing moms...). I was pretty disappointed since one of the positive things about Boden tops or dresses is that usually they don't require a cami underneath. The shape and cut are also way off. The best thing I can say about it is that it looks kind of like a cross between a house dress and a hospital gown.

                    In the end I ended up keeping the dress to wear as a nightgown (did I mention that it's ridiculously comfortable?!). I'd already exchanged it for a different pattern hoping that would help and didn't feel like sending it back again. It's great for a nightgown, but I wouldn't wear it in public.

                    • Age:
                    • 25-34 yrs old
                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Comfort vs Style:
                    • Comfort Driven

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