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Courier Dress in Breakstripe
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Courier Dress in Breakstripe
Courier Dress in Breakstripe
Courier Dress in Breakstripe
Product Details
Our beloved boy-meets-girl shirt is reborn as the perfect striped shirtdress. Cool and effortless in a special soft and drapey fabric.  
  • Shirtdress silhouette.
  • Falls 36 3/4" from highest point of bodice.
  • Viscose.
  • Machine wash.
  • Import.
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Courier Dress in Breakstripe

Courier Dress in Breakstripe is rated 4.4 out of 5 by 8.
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Shrunk after 2 wears :( I love this dress. I waited patiently until my size became available in Canada. BUT I wore it twice and then washed it in cold water and laid it flat to dry. It shrunk to the point that it was totally unwearable, not just small. I couldn't get my arm in the sleeve! If the care instructions had said to dry clean only it would have helped... It fit perfectly when I got it- slightly oversized in my usual small. An easy breezy all purpose dress. I'm so sad that I can no longer wear it. I own the black check courier dress as well, and I'm hoping the material holds up better!
Date published: 2016-04-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Shapeless for summer! Love a good swingy dress! I was surprised by the fabric - it's thicker and more polyester-y than I expected. The slightly off-kilter stripes are fun, and the pockets are a definite value add. The sleeves are a bit tight compared to the looseness of the rest of the dress. and the buttons do have a bit of gap between them - can be a bit unintentionally scandalous! Still, a dress that I want to wear every day.
Date published: 2016-06-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great dress! i love this dress and cannot wait for it to warm up so i can wear it all spring and summer. it is so comfortable and, like some other reviewers mentioned, it can easily be dressed up or down. i tried it one with some black peep-toe mules and i can already see myself wearing that outfit on repeat for a nighttime look. i would LOVE to own this dress in more colors or patterns. please please make more!!
Date published: 2016-03-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Loose Fit but a Tad Short This is a much dressier dress if you add black pumps or even ballet flats in lieu of slides as pictured. The rather thick crepey viscose material is machine washable, but the dress came out of the wash about 2" shorter after I hung it to dry. That is a bit problematic for someone who is 5'9", but I'll just be daring. It's also not a high low look as pictured, if you aren't wispy like the model. I think if I had hand-washed it like it's companion check dress which I also purchased, it might not have shrunk in length. The offbeat stripe gets lots of compliments. I'm happy with the dress, but it's a little pricey for viscose. The dress also covers up any tummy imperfections, as it hangs loosely.
Date published: 2016-03-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from versatile & stylish I just bought this dress, and I'm already struggling to not wear it too often! Please make more styles/colors!
Date published: 2016-03-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love it! This is my second courier dress and I love it! Great print and lovely material that drapes very nicely. I ordered the same size that I order in the courier shirts and the fit is perfect. Please make more!
Date published: 2016-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Cute and versatile, in love. I am a busy mom of 3 and constantly looking for cute, stylish, yet versatile pieces that can be worn in many different settings. This dress meets those requirements and more. I can see myself wearing this dress very often and it can be styled in a number of different ways to dress up or down. I am 5'10, 140 pounds, and bought a size small. The length hits similar to the model on me, about midthigh. It should be noted that this is considered a dress and not a shirtdress so there is an extra 1/2inch of length. The dress is not see through in anyway and stays true to the Courier style in being a loose and easy silhouette with no waist. Please make more colors and patterns!
Date published: 2016-02-28
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Love style, fabric blah I bought this one after LOVING the buffalo plaid dress in this same style. This fabric is different and feels cheaper to me. It's basically a rayon you grandmother would wear. I still love the style so I will probably keep it. TTS - 5'4" and 105 lbs, xxs.
Date published: 2016-04-21
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