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Final Sale. Sale items are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged. 

Composition: 100% A grade quality soft Viscose, dyed and screened traditionally by hand.

‘Ode to Bali’

It is with so much Gratitude to Bali that I am able to offer this dress. This dress for me carries the essence of the beauty, free spirit and loving vibration of Bali and the Balinese people. Aptly, I have titled it the ‘Little wildling’ Dress. The open back is the main feature of this summer dress and the perfect combination of sexiness and sweetness.

The design is a traditional Balinese design, featuring the flowers of the Balinese daily offerings – the making and giving of the ‘banten’. It is a beautiful, repetitive and selfless act by the Balinese and their unique form of Hinduism. Part meditation, part short escape the buzzing world, It is offered 3 times daily as a gift of gratitude to the maker, and supplication to the lower spirits that they do not disturb the living.

We make this dress traditionally, using ‘slow fashion’ techniques with real life humans. To make the material for this kimono we use 7 separate screens, with each color screened by hand until whallah!! ..we eventually get this beautiful combination of print and color! Expect some minor imperfections in the print which confirms the handmade process of this beautiful material.

Wear this dress with bare feet or style with your fav vintage scuffed boots. Made for maximum twirling impact – so don’t forget to dance like no one is watching!

We are proudly produce our clothing fairly working conditions, where our workers receive ethical working conditions and at least a minimum fair-trade wage as outlined by the Indonesian government. In most cases much higher. 

Made by humans, not machines. You may experience some minor inconsistencies, which only confirm it’s hand-made process. This is part of our #slowfashion commitment to honor tradition and keep skilled artisans in jobs. It’s riskier and more expensive to make the material this way, but the romantic in me insists this is how it must be produced. Human and imperfect, the material carries the energy of all who have helped make it and that romance I believe transcends to the wearer.

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Length   66 69 74 
Body Circumference  727680 
Underarm Circumference  626466
Neck Circumference 626466

Composition: 100% Viscose.

We recommend you hand wash or dry clean your item. If you hand wash, use minimal amount of chemical and do not soak longer than 15 mins. Rinse in fresh water before drying flat in shade. Iron inside out. For best results lightly spray with water prior to ironing. Direct sunlight will fade your item.

Steaming your clothing is best. Otherwise, Iron inside out. Ensure your iron is set to appropriate setting for the material. Use a handkerchief in between the material and iron to avoid any scolds from the iron. For best results lightly spray with water prior to ironing.

Your item will be expressed shipped using EMS Shipping International direct from our Bali painting house. The item is fully tracked and requires a signature upon delivery. Delivery times fluctuate between countries but in general parcels are received between 3-7 business days from the placement of your order.




Tracking information is sent via email 12-36 hours after order is placed.


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Order Cancellations: For in stock items we must be notified within 24 hours of an order being placed to cancel and refund your order. After this time frame it is likely your order has been packed and shipped and we are unable to reroute your package. For pre-order items, we must be notified within 48 hours in order to cancel and refund your order. This is due to the scheduling of our production cycle and ensuring we can have the fastest delivery possible for all of our customers.
Returns and exchanges for online orders will only be accepted where the product has not been worn, altered, washed and have all original tags attached. Sale items including Beautiful Disaster items are final sale and non-refundable.
Although very rare, Items inspected and considered ‘faulty’ will receive a refund in full for the original cost of the item and reimbursed for any postage incurred to return the item to us.
Return requests must be received within 7 days of receipt of your order. We must receive return items within 14 days of returns being initiated. We are not able to cover return postage at this time unless the item is deemed faulty. Return postage is reimbursed via PayPal or as store credit should items be deemed faulty.

Normal returns will be refunded in full minus the cost of any Bali customs charges (Please note that the percentage charged by customs on returns to Indonesia is quite high - around 30% - 45% of total cost of product. You may wish to carefully consider the price to return your item before returning. You can enter a value between $39 and $69 on items to attempt to avoid customs charges on your return package, however we are not customs and we cannot guarantee that entering a lower value will have any success in the amount you will be liable for in paying customs charges. All the custom charges are at the expense of the customer. So for instance, if you return an item to us that cost $379, if customs does not charge you for the return you can expect that we will refund you $379 - $35 for the original shipping cost from Bali and then prices your exchange If customs do locate your package and charge you you can expect to be refund roughly $379 - $35 - customs fees (25-35% cost of original item/s). Unfortunately there is nothing we can do about this which is why we try and make this information clear so you customers can carefully consider their purchase before buying from us and also before returning anything to us.

Once a customer returns a package to us, they cannot ask for the item to be returned to them if customs issues fees. The package will continue to be delivered to us. Again, the same applies as above. Even if the customer refuses to pay the customs fees issued by Indonesian customs our company will pay them and the customer will be refunded under the same terms as above. The customs fee and original shipping fee will be taken out for the item/s and the remainder refunded to the customer.
 Exchanges: In the event of items being exchanged it is the responsibility of the customer to pay for the return postage, any customs fees, and full postage of the exchange item back to them. Full postage for exchange items is charged at $35AUD. Any customs fees incurred into Indonesia when returning will be paid by the customer. Please note that the percentage charged by customs on returns to Indonesia is quite high - around 30% - 45% of total cost of product. You may wish to carefully consider the price to return your item before returning. You can enter a value between $39 and $69 on items to attempt to avoid customs charges on your return package, however we are not customs and we cannot guarantee that entering a lower value will have any success in the amount you will be liable for in paying customs charges. All the custom charges are at the expense of the customer. So for instance, if you return an item to us that cost $379, if customs does not charge you fees for the return you can expect that we will calculate your exchange at $379 and then the process with your exchange will continue where you will be charged $35 to post back to you your exchange item. If there is a difference in pricing for the exchange item you will be refunded or invoiced the difference. If Indonesian customs do locate your package and charge you you can expect to be refund roughly $379 - customs fees (25-35% cost of original item/s) and the exchange would be worked out from there. Unfortunately there is nothing we can do about this which is why we try and make this information clear so you customers can carefully consider their purchase before buying from us and also before returning anything to us.
We reserve the right to refuse any returns where the products are not in new, unused condition. Products sent for return or exchange that are not in new condition can be sent back at the customer’s expense or may be picked up from our offices.
 We are unable to accept returns and exchanges on sale items, special orders or any item sold at a reduced price.

If this item is avail for pre-order, in general you can expect your order will be made and delivered within 2 – 14 weeks of your order date. In some cases it will be delivered earlier if possible. To help you understand, If your order is avail for pre-order we would have already ordered it and it is in process OR it will be ordered on the next avail order date. We place orders on the 1st of each month. From the order date, the items usually take 4-7 weeks to complete. Please email us if you really wish to know a more approximate time frame for your particular kimono.


It is good to pre-order as if there is a wait list for the item, pre-order will place you on this list and give you priority. You are required to pay for your item in full as a pre-order.

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LN
04/05/2022
Laura N.
United States

ODE TO BALI Little Wildling Dress

Beautiful and effortless!

AC
05/21/2021
Alicia C.
United States United States

Beauty and Freedom in a Dress

This light, airy little dress with exquisite print and gorgeous design is all you need to feel beautiful and free. It will become a timeless favorite in your wardrobe. The fit flows and still accentuates every curve. It also fits true to size. I am 5’5 and 130 pounds and small fits perfectly.. you will love this dress!!

CS
04/12/2021
Cat S.
United States United States

Pretty Dress - Fits Smaller Than Expected

This dress is really super pretty and feminine. It's on the more sheer side - I was expecting the fabric to be a bit thicker, but great for the beach! I was really excited to receive this item, but was a little disappointed with the fit - I ordered a 8-10 Aus and am usually a size XS Aus 8. To make it fit like the pictures, I have to leave the top button undone and wish I had sized up on this style. The color looked more white in the picture, but when I received it the dress was more cream. I've decided to keep it and make it work though, because it is a really pretty unique dress.

VB
03/27/2021
Vanessa B.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Stunning

Simply beautiful

KT
03/25/2021
Keri T.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Ode to Bali dress captures the spirit of young and free!

This is my second Ode to Bali dress, I also have the longer version. I love both! I feel comfortable yet still feminine sexy. I love the cut, perfectly accentuates my waist and skims my hips. The back showing my tattoo. It’s definitely one of my fave pieces to wear and always gets packed as I travel extensively and I always get complimented on my Ode to Bali Wildling dresses!! Thank you for creating this beautiful design Warriors of the Divine! ***