Patagonia Women's Porch Song Dress
A classic outdoor girl silhouette, this style is airy and flattering. Fair Trade Certified™ sewn.
- Textured organic cotton with just the right amount of spandex
- Front bodice with wrap detail styling and slight ruching at side seam
- Bra friendly
- Flattering empire waist seam adds femininity
- A-line skirt is ready for dancing or high-stepping over boulders
- Mid-thigh length
- 249 g (8.8 oz)
5.6-oz 96% organic cotton/4% spandex textured slub-knit jersey.
Fair Trade Certified™ sewnView The Footprint Chronicles
Fair Trade Certified™
We pay a premium for every Fair Trade Certified item that carries our label. That extra money goes directly to the workers at the factory, and they decide how to spend it. The program also promotes worker health and safety and social and environmental compliance, and encourages dialog between workers and management.
In 1996, with an increased awareness of the dangers of pesticide use and synthetic fertilizers in growing conventional cotton, we began the exclusive use of organically grown cotton in all of our cotton products.
The quality of organic cotton is equal to or better than conventionally grown cotton, yet organically grown methods support biodiversity and healthy ecosystems, improve the quality of soil and often use less water. Growing organically takes more time, requires more knowledge and skill, and, for now, costs more. But it’s worth it.
To ensure we are buying cotton that is organic as defined by the USDA’s National Organic Program, we require numerous certificates issued by an accredited third-party certification body for every step of the supply chain, from farm to factories.