Carlie Ballard

Petal Sleeve Dress - Turmeric Gingham - 6 & 8

Sale price Price $109.00 Regular price $159.00

A Slowclothes exclusive, this easy-wearing but totally fab little dress comes in a fun yet timeless yellow gingham weave.

Featuring petal sleeves, this dress is short (but not too short) and has just the right amount of tailoring through the body to be both flattering yet relaxed. She's fab on her own or can be worn belted or layered with leggings or pants for a year-round vibe. 

As with all Carlie pieces this one is true to size - if you're between, we suggest sizing down in this style (depending of course on how relaxed you'd like the fit to be.


  • Made from 100% handwoven cotton.
  • Fabric woven and garment sewn in India.
  • Designed in Australia.
  • True to size. Currently available in sizes 6-12. Contact us for custom size enquiries.


Product Care

Cold gentle-machine wash using mild eco-friendly soap.

Do not bleach, soak or tumble dry.

Hang dry in shade.

Warm iron.


About the Brand

Carlie Ballard is an incredibly-transparent Australian fashion brand advocating for ethical and sustainable practices, and quality, independent design. Carlie, based in New South Wales, is a founding director of the Clean Cut Fashion Association, Australia’s ethical and sustainable fashion association. 

Carlie’s collections are trans-seasonal, easy to wear, and exceptionally tailored. Each garment is made using individually dyed yarns and traditional wooden hand looms, powered by master artisans in Southern India. You can feel and see the love and artistry in each piece.

Garments are sewn in a small NGO workshop in Lucknow India, which provides training, excellent working conditions and fair pay to the women it employs.

Carlie Ballard is also a low-waste brand. She avoids the use of unnecessary hardware, uses all biodegradable packaging and orders small quantities of fabric at a time, minimising fabric waste and often making to order (for businesses like us!).