9 TO 5

$93.00 USD

About the garment :

Shift dress
Crafted at our production studio using the finest of handwoven ikat.
Relaxed boxy fit.
2 On seam pockets.

Weaving techniques used :
Ikat - It is a laborious resist dyeing technique practiced in many parts of India where the warp or weft threads or both are tied and dyed prior to weaving. All our ikats are woven by our women artisans on pit looms in remote villages of India.

Garment measurements in inches :

XS: BUST-34, WAIST-34, HIPS-38

S: BUST- 36, WAIST-36, HIPS-40

M: BUST-38, WAIST-38, HIPS-42

L: BUST-40, WAIST-40 HIPS-44


XXL: BUST-44 , WAIST-44 , HIPS-48

Garment length - 40 to 42

Washcare : All our garments are prewashed and do not shrink. We suggest that you gently handwash the garment in cold water with a mild detergent. Line Dry in shade. Do not bleach.

Shipping : We ship from Mumbai via India post which delivers your purchase within two to three weeks.

Processing time

The time I need to prepare an order for shipping varies. For details, see individual items.

Estimated shipping times

  • North America: 2-3 weeks
  • Europe: 2-3 weeks
  • Australia, New Zealand and Oceania: 2-3 weeks
  • Asia Pacific: 2-3 weeks
  • Latin America and the Caribbean: 3-4 weeks
  • North Africa and the Middle East: 2-4 weeks
  • Sub-Saharan Africa: 4-5 weeks

I'll do my best to meet these shipping estimates, but cannot guarantee them. Actual delivery time will depend on the shipping method you choose.

Customs and import taxes

Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.

I gladly accept exchanges

Contact me within: 7 days of delivery

Ship items back within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept returns or cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Items on sale

Conditions of return

Buyers are responsible for return shipping costs. If the item is not returned in its original condition, the buyer is responsible for any loss in value.


Kalamargam literally means ‘path for art’. We are a sustainable accessories and clothing label working with traditional artisans from all over India. It is our endeavor to bring traditional craftspeople to the forefront by putting their craft in the spotlight. We truly believe that we can open new markets for indian crafts through our design intervention initiatives. Our extensive travel to remote villages across India has helped us understand grass root level issues. We take pride in our women artisans at Kalamargam who are able to augment their family income and educate their children. 

All our products are handwoven/handpainted/blockprinted by traditional craftspeople. As an organization that cares for the planet we use natural and other environment friendly dyes and fibres. We are showcasing some of India’s laborious and vintage weaving/printing techniques like ikat, kalamkari, khadi and ajrakh. All our items are produced with a commitment to environmentally responsible practices. Our design sensibilities are minimalistic yet contemporary and suit all body types. 

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