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Darcey Dress

WH649
(Was $138.00 ) now $110.40

A fabulously flattering, everyday dress is as essential in Summer as strawberries and cream. This one comes in three fun prints.

  • 95% viscose 5% elastane
  • Machine washable
  • Semi fitted shape
  • Cap sleeves
  • Length finishes at knee
  • Drapey jersey with stretch
  • Unlined
  • 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 R4 R4 L6 R6 L8 R8 L10 R10 L
Front length3838¼4138½41¼38½41½3942
Chest circumference28¼303031½31½33333535
Front neck drop33
Waist circumference23½25¼25¼26¾26¾28¼28¼30¼30¼
Hip circumference33½35½35½37½37½39½39½41¼41¼
Hem circumference34¼36¼36¼38¼38¼40¼40¼4242
 12 R12 L14 R14 L16 R16 L18 L
Front length39½42½404340½43½44
Chest circumference373739½39½41¾41¾44
Front neck drop33
Waist circumference32¼32¼34½34½373739½
Hip circumference43¾43¾464648½48½50¾
Hem circumference44½44½474749¼49¼51½

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

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4.3

(based on 31 reviews)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (24)
  • Great design (19)
  • Practical (12)
  • Wrinkle resistant (12)
  • Well made (11)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Wear to work (19)
    • Night out (16)
    • Casual wear (15)
    • Special occasions (6)
      • Sizing:
      • Feels too small

         

        Feels true to size

         

        74% 

        (20 reviews)

        Feels too large

         
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Classic dresser (15), Trendy/stylish dresser (8), Casual dresser (6)
      • Comfort vs Style:
      • Style driven (15), Comfort driven (14)

    Reviewed by 31 customers

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    5.0

    Perfect. It doesn't get any better

    By mm

    from Minnesota

    About Me Casual Dresser

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Great Design

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Night Out
      • Special Occasions

      I've always avoided knit dresses because I thought they would be too clingy, but of the 3 dresses I tried, this was the best! The other 2 woven fabric dresses were lovely on models, but looked frumpy on me. Had to exchange for a size up to an 8 (should've read the reviews). Measurements are b36 w27 h38 - it's form fitting, but not clingy; the fabric drapes nicely. I ordered a long even though I'm only 5'4" because I wanted the length. The waist is at natural waistline which I really like. Normally, I'm more for comfort than style - this has both.

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

      Figure flattering dress

      By Iron Maiden

      from Vero Beach

      About Me Classic Dresser

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Night Out
        • Wear To Work

        I can't say enough positive things about this dress. I am long in the torso, and this dress fits wonderfully. Perfect for work and afterward. Very soft, comfortable fabric. Lovely pattern.

        • Age:
        • 55-64 yrs old
        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Comfort vs Style:
        • Comfort Driven
         
        5.0

        Flattering, comfortable, gorgeous!

        By Jessica

        from Birmingham, Al

        About Me Classic Dresser

        See all my reviews

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Night Out
          • Wear To Work

          What a fabulous dress! It fits so well and is incredibly flattering. The pattern was not at all busy on me, as small patterns almost always are. I can't believe how comfortable it is, but I guess that has to do with the soft fabric that drapes so beautifully. A must for one's wardrobe!

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

          Perfect!

          By EnglishRose

          from Chicago

          About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Comfortable
          • Great Design
          • Practical

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Casual Wear
            • Night Out
            • Special Occasions
            • Wear To Work

            I adore this dress. So flattering and so comfortable. I get constant compliments for this dress. Very versatile design.

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

            Simple, comfortable, and classy

            By BusyPAMommy

            from Central PA

            About Me Casual Dresser

            See all my reviews

            Pros

            • Comfortable

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Night Out
              • Wear To Work

              Purchased this for my 20th high school reunion--I want to look good without seeming as though I'm trying too hard, kwim? The dress is very slim fitting, so I like that the neckline is not low--keeps it classy. The cut of the cap sleeves is very unusual and flattering. Although it's unlined, the top half is double-layered, which smooths the line a bit, although it definitely requires particular undergarments--smoothing bike shorts and a genie bra are perfect. The multi retro leaf is a great seasonless color scheme--a deep purple ground with coral and mint. It'll go with so many different accessories. I think it's wearable to work in the fall but will need a cardigan over and tights to play down the clingy fit.

              • Age:
              • 35-44 yrs old
              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Comfort vs Style:
              • Comfort Driven
               
              3.0

              Sadly not for me

              By Plainjane

              from USA

              About Me Classic Dresser

              See all my reviews

              Pros

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    The reviews were helpful, and I correctly sized up from my normal Boden dress size. But even still, the dress was not for me. Too body conscious. If I had a great figure it would be attractive. But it was too curvalicious for me!

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels too small
                    • Comfort vs Style:
                    • Comfort Driven
                     
                    4.0

                    Flattering cut and pattern, runs slim

                    By lishopper

                    from Long Island, NY

                    About Me Classic Dresser

                    Pros

                    • Wrinkle Resistant

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Wear To Work

                      I bought this dress for work, looks very nice with or without a blazer. My issue is the fit, since the 10 is body-skimming, but the 12 is just way too big. I went with the 10, and feel that it may have shrunk when I washed, even though I washed it in cold water and lay flat to dry. So, if you are between sizes, you may want to size up and then watch it shrink when you wash it...

                      • Age:
                      • 45-54 yrs old
                      • Sizing:
                      • Feels too small
                      • Comfort vs Style:
                      • Style Driven
                       
                      5.0

                      Wonderful dress

                      By Mom on the go

                      from Tacoma

                      About Me Classic Dresser

                      See all my reviews

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

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

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Casual Wear
                        • Night Out
                        • Special Occasions
                        • Wear To Work

                        This is a great dress. The fabric feels wonderful, lays on my body well, and is very pretty. The cut is very flatering because of the knot gathering. I ordered a size 8L and I am 5'10" with a 32DD chest, and usually a size 6-8 in dresses. I plan to wear it as a casual summer day dress that can easily be dressed up for a night out or party.

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

                        Beautiful!

                        By Becca

                        from Los Gatos, CA

                        About Me Classic Dresser

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                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Comfortable
                        • Great Design
                        • Practical

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Casual Wear
                          • Wear To Work

                          This dress feels wonderful on and looks like more than a knit dress! The shape is elegant and the color I chose will be great in the fall with a cardi when the weather's still on the warm side. I've admired Boden from afar for a while, and finally ordered several dresses when I saw that they carry most styles in tall lengths. Many companies make tall sizes, but in very few styles. I'm on the tall side, but mostly order the tall lengths because I'm tired of tugging at hem lines when I walk, reach, or bend.

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

                          Comfort and Ease

                          By Denise

                          from Pasadena, CA

                          About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Great Design
                          • Retains Shape
                          • Well Made

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Casual Wear
                            • Wear To Work

                            I purchased this dress for casual office wear and was not disappointed. The fabrics hugs your curves, so if you aren't comfortable with that styling, you may want to consider ordering a size up. The fabric is soft and comfortable and the print lovely. I will wear this dress for weekend dinners out as well as summer office dress. Great find!

                            • Age:
                            • 55-64 yrs old
                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Comfort vs Style:
                            • Style Driven

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