Herring Sky Dress
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Herring Sky Dress

£79.95

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100% Linen

A dress made for summer days exploring, beach trips, or dressed up for any kind of occasion. Made from cool and breathable linen in an array of rich colours that will fade beautifully over time, it fastens with a row of delicate buttons. The feminine fit and flare silhouette is accentuated with the removable waist tie, with a V neck and grown-on sleeves cap sleeves.

Linen is one of the most sustainable natural fibres. Find out more.

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* * * * - Rated 4/5 (18 reviews)

Average customer rating 4 out of 5, based on 18 reviews.

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Second review

I reviewed this dress after buying it in Primula colour and I could only say good things. I liked it so much I decided to order in Dill. At first I thought it’s fine. I had bulges on the sides where pockets are but I put it down to picking and simply needing a wash and iron. But than I started moving my arms and realised that sleeves pull uncomfortably. I could not remember Primula one doing it so I tried it on and there was no discomfort and no bulges at the sides. I measured them both and Dill version has arm holes over a centimetre smaller than the other one. Seems small but feels like a big difference. I could not work out what happened with pockets but that was different to and not in a good way. Sadly had to return. Disappointing as I loved the colour...

Posted by  •  14th April 2021

Comments:

Dear Agi,

Thanks for your review and we're sorry that the dress wasn't perfect for you this time. We will be sure to pass your feedback on to the design team.

Best wishes,
The Seasalt Team

Fit: True to Size 
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Lovely dress but sleeves not quite right!

What a lovely colour and style this dress is. As soon as I put it on I was delighted with it but unfortunately when I raised my arms the sleeves dug into my upper arms so I am afraid I had to return the dress. I have a lot of Seasalt dresses but have not come across this problem before.

Posted by  •  14th April 2021

Fit: True to Size 
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Lovely Dress

at 5'3" I sometimes go for petite over standard as fitting often more suitable, I ordered Red in Petite and Green in standard. both are beautiful shades, I kept the Green over the red as the waist is very very high, even a touch high on the standard, ideally a bit more fabric from shoulder to waist to accommodate boobs would be good, also agree with the comments about the sleeves, they could be a bit more generous in coverage, at 50+ I do feel more comfortable with tops of my arms covered. Looking forward to some nice weather to wear it

Posted by  •  12th April 2021

Fit: True to Size 
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Comfortable, stylish and with pockets

Great colour, great fabric, a style that can suit every day or special occasions - and with pockets. Very much looking forward to some suitable weather.

Posted by  •  8th April 2021

Fit: True to Size 
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Beautiful dress

This is a lovely dress. The red is a more muted colour than shown in the photograph, which I prefer. The linen drapes very nicely and the fit is true to size. I'm sure I will get a lot of wear out of this come summer!

Posted by  •  8th April 2021

Fit: True to Size 
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Nice dress but...

I ordered the blue in this dress as I have to have a waist on all dresses I wear... last years was too straight in style so when I saw this I thought great! Lovely sky blue and good midi length but such a shame the sleeves are not good! I couldn’t even lift my arms up without them digging in. I tried a 14 and 16 even the 16 was the same even though too big on the waist. This dress would’ve been perfect with maybe cap sleeve or normal short sleeves. So frustrating as the rest of the dress is lovely. The sizes was correct though... I’m normally a 14 sometimes 16 depending on the dress and 14 fitted well. Had to return unfortunately.

Posted by  •  8th April 2021

Comments:

Dear Maggiemay,

Thanks for your review and we're sorry that the dress wasn't perfect for you this time. We will be sure to pass your feedback and suggestions on to the design team.

Best wishes,
The Seasalt Team

Fit: Small Fit
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Sleeves are a problem!

Loved this dress and wanted to keep it but in the end had to return it. It has so many positives going for it but for me is let down by the sleeves. There is insufficient movement allowed for with the cut of the sleeves which means that when I want to raise my arms for any reason, the sleeves pull the dress upwards. When my arms are down the sleeves are not tight fitting at all and the dress looks fine, but even in a driving position the sleeves pull uncomfortably. A real shame. I think the cut around the sleeves needs reviewing and this dress would then be an absolute winner.

Posted by  •  8th April 2021

Comments:

Dear Honeybee,

Thanks for your review and we're sorry that the dress wasn't perfect for you this time. We will be sure to pass your feedback on to the design team.

Best wishes,
The Seasalt Team

Fit: True to Size 
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Lovely Colour

Love this linen dress in red, makes a change from the usual blues and greens. Nice fit, perfect for keeping cool on a hot summers day.

Posted by  •  7th April 2021

Fit: True to Size 
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Lovely - but strange armholes

I love my Carved Wood dress, so was excited to see this similar style, and with the tie-waist, which I always find useful and pretty. While I really love the '40s shape of this dress and the soft "schooner" color, the armholes seem to be cut quite low. From certain angles, you can get a good look at my bra. (Might be that I have narrow shoulders - others may not have this issue.) Despite this quibble, will enjoy wearing this dress in the summer.

Posted by  •  6th April 2021

Fit: Small Fit
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Lovely colour & fabric

I love this soft red colour, and the heavier quality linen drapes beautifully.
Not so sure that the grown on sleeve style works well with broad shoulders & larger bust, but hoping to make it work as so very nice. Would love this colour in the Primary dress style.

Posted by  •  4th April 2021

Comments:

Dear Linenlover,

Thanks for your lovely review and feedback. We'll be sure to pass your suggestions on to the design team.

Best wishes,
The Seasalt Team

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