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Kente African Print Flare Sleeved Pencil Dress

Regular price £49.99 Sale

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Kente African Print Flare Sleeved Pencil Dress

Hand crafted, ethically made African print Flare Sleeved Pencil made from hand selected wax print in a gorgeous yellow, red, green and black pattern which originated from Ghana.

Each colour on the traditional kente pattern has meaning, the red colour represents passion, the green colour represents renewal, the yellow colour represents wealth and the black colour represents strength. The Kente pattern is historically associated with royalty from the Ashanti tribe in Ghana. Today, Kente is worn by all people who share a love the intricate pattern from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. 

Occasion:

The dramatic sleeve and beautiful array of colours on this item make it ideal for parties, holidays and special occasions.

Styling:

This beautiful dress is ideal to wear with a matching head wrap and a pair of high heels. The dress may also be styled with a pair of sandals and a matching bow headband on holidays.

Matching items:

  • Kente Headwrap
  • Kente Bow Headband 
  • Kente Face masks

Product details:

  • Lined
  • Wax Print - 100% cotton
  • Flare Sleeve design
  • Pencil dress fit
  • Available in sizes 6 to 28
  • Designed in England 
  • Made in Nigeria 

Care Instructions:

  • Wash at 30ºC 
  • Iron on reverse side at low heat 

All sizes are in inches 

WOMEN'S SIZE GUIDE

UK DRESS SIZE

6

8

10

12

14

16

18

BUST

34

36

38

40

42

44

46

UNDER BUST

28

30

32

34

36

38

40

WAIST (HIGH)

28

30

32

34

36

38

40

WAIST (LOW)

31

33

35

37

39

41

43

PRINCE CUT

12

13

13.5

14

14.5

15

15

BUST DISC

7

8

8

8.5

9

10

10

BUST POINT

10

10.5

11

12

12.5

13

13

CHEST

32

34

36

38

40

42

44

SHOULDER

14.5

14.5

15

15

15.5

15.5

16

HIPS

38

40

42

44

46

48

49

CAP SLEEVE

5

6

6

7

7

8

9

LONG SLEEVE

24

24.5

25

25

26

26

27

ROUND SLEEVE

13

14

14

15

16

16.5

17

FULL BLOUSE

23

23

24

24

25

25

26

SKIRT LENGTH

42

43

43

43

44

44

44

DRESS LENGTH

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HALF

40

41

41

42

42

43

44

LONG

66

66

66

66

66

66

66

CUFF

7

7.5

8

8.5

8.5

9

9.5

AROUND

14

16

18

18

20

20

22

 

MEN'S SIZE GUIDE - BLAZER

SIZE 

34

36

38

40

42

CHEST

33

39

41

43

45

WAIST

37

35

37

39

41

SHOULDERS

16

16

18

19

19

BACK 

28

28

29

29

29.5

SLEEVE

25

25

25

25

24

  

MEN'S SIZE GUIDE - SHIRTS
SIZE TO FIT CHEST  TO FIT NECK SIZE
  INCHES CM INCHES CM
XXXS 30-32 76-81 14 36
XXS 32-34 81-86 14.5 37.5
XS 34-36 86-91 15 38.5
S 36-38 91-96 15.5 39.5
M 38-40 96-101 16 41.5
L 40-42 101-106 17 43.5
XL 42-44 106-111 17.5 45.5
XXL 44-46 111-116 18.5 47.5
XXXL 46-48 116-121 19.5 49.5

  

MEN'S SIZE GUIDE - TROUSERS
SIZE  WAIST SIZE SIZE TO FIT INSIDE LEG LENGTH
  INCHES CM   INCHES CM
26" 26 66 Short 30 76
28" 28 71 Regular 32 81
29" 29 73.5 Long 34 86
30" 30 76
31" 31 78.5
32" 32 81
33" 33 83.5
34" 34 86
36" 36 91
38" 38 96
40'' 40 101