Linen Shift Dress

Linen Shift Dress

Style Number: 78941LNM

price AUD$169.99

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Please note: The Black Cross Dye, Denim Pigment Dye colours are clearance/outlet items and are not eligible for return or exchange.

Perfect for transeasonal weather, this 100% French linen shift dress features a relaxed fit through the body and a shaped empire seam with soft gathers at the front. Available in a range of French-inspired colours, this flattering and comfortable style can be paired back with a white sneaker for a classic casual look.

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  • Relaxed-fit linen dress
  • Wide round neckline
  • Short sleeve length with optional rolled-sleeve tab
  • Shaped empire seam with soft gathers at front
  • Pleat detail at back
  • Two front pockets
  • 100% French linen
  • Available in ink pigment dye, ink, rouge, white
  • Model One is 178cm tall (wearing black cross dye)
  • Model Two is 171cm tall (wearing ink pigment dye)
  • Model Three is 178cm tall (wearing ink, rouge and white)
  • Model Four is 178cm tall (wearing ink pigment dye)
  • All models are wearing a size S

If you can't see your size available, please contact our Customer Service team on 1800 208 205 or email [email protected]

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Returns and Exchanges

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, you can simply return it within 30 days* (within the original country of purchase) and we will provide you with an exchange, refund or repair.

*Full price and sale items only; clearance/outlet items bought online are final and not eligible for returns or exchanges.

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- Doncaster East

My linen shift dress is perfect. Beautiful, colour, beautifully made and fits perfectly.

(Posted on 14 Nov 2021)

- New Plymouth

Beautiful quality linen. Real blue red, very rich strong colour. Fabulous loose fit. Perfect dress for the upcoming hot summer.

(Posted on 11 Nov 2021)

- Franklin

Beautiful fabric , soft French linen which will only get better with age. i was a bit creased on delivery ,but it ironed really well .I bought the indigo, Love this dress !

(Posted on 9 Nov 2021)

- Melbourne

Love the linen, colour and design. Had to Buy 3L due to weight gain from medication but the lightweight fabric and design did not make me feel I was wearing a bigger size.

(Posted on 26 Oct 2021)

- Caloundra

Absolutely love this dress - I love it so much I bought 3! Ink, red & white. Lovely & cool to wear in the warmer weather. I usually buy L but the M was perfect.

(Posted on 24 Oct 2021)

- Rye

I think I will get plenty of wear out of this dress and love the colour. I did change the size to a smaller one which is a much better fit.

(Posted on 25 Aug 2021)

- Qld

Can style this dressy or casual. It's a pretty ruby red (hard to find) not tomato red, so I love it. Irons and wears well too . It's a looser fit so be aware in sizing.

(Posted on 14 Aug 2021)

- Narromine NSW

Absolutely beautiful dress, gorgeous soft fabric, beautiful colour, very easy to wear. I am an 18 and bought the 2XL - fits perfectly. Very happy :)

(Posted on 13 Aug 2021)

- Sunshine Coast

Beautiful linen. I like the comfort of this dress but downsized for a less volumous look. The rouge is more a lovely pink red

(Posted on 13 Aug 2021)

- Canberra

This is a beautifully made, quality garment which fits to perfection. It is one of the nicest dresses I have ever bought.

(Posted on 26 Jul 2021)

- Victoria

I bought the rouge colour. The fabric hangs well and it washes well. It’s a great Christmas dress. I’m thinking of the blue one now…

(Posted on 26 Feb 2021)

- Sydney

I just adore this dress, I purchased it in the rouge colour and have now purchased it in the blue. The fabric is just beautiful and sits well. Very pleased with my purchase. Another lovely dress from Blue Illusion. Thank you.

(Posted on 14 Feb 2021)

- Lithgow

Lovely dress. Easy to wear and very comfortable. As a larger woman this fits really well and you feel good in it. I brought the 3L, usually size 20 and it has plenty of room.

(Posted on 14 Feb 2021)

- Lysterfield

Great fit and flattering, very comfortable frock, love it.

(Posted on 24 Jan 2021)

- Sydney

Lovely linen dress and beautiful colour. It will be perfect for hot and humid days. I love the pockets and the loose fit.

(Posted on 16 Dec 2020)

- Sydney

Gorgeous and roomy. Great handkerchief linen fabric and perfect for summer. Another Blue Illusion winner!

(Posted on 5 Dec 2020)

- Canberra

This is my first Blue Illusion purchase. I love everything about the dress, the cool fabric, size and the red colour. I’m a size 10 and the extra small size is perfect.

(Posted on 4 Dec 2020)

- Busselton WA

So happy with the comfort and sizing of this linen dress. I am a generous size 18 on top and size 20 on bottom and bought the red in 3L for something different as I have so much blue and black in my wardrobe already. So easy to throw on the go. Perfect for hot days and with a denim jacket for cooler evenings. Will be my xmas dress - so comfy and flowy. Love the length & the pockets too!

(Posted on 29 Nov 2020)

- Canberra

Been shopping with Blue illusion for many years and always find something gorgeous to wear. Love the linen dress always getting compliments and so cool to wear in summer.

(Posted on 15 Sep 2020)

- Victoria

Lovely comfortable dress in a nice material great for spring and summer days and nights.

(Posted on 13 Sep 2020)

- Brisbane

Waiting for the warmer weather to be able to enjoy the full benefits of this dress. Delighted with the colour, I have plans involving various shoes and scarves to create many different looks.

(Posted on 11 Sep 2020)

- Canberra

I absolutely love these dresses and actually own three. They wash beautifully, are easy to iron and so cool and comfortable to wear. The perfect summer dress.

(Posted on 8 Sep 2020)

- Ringwood North

I love this casual cool comfy dress, will be great on hot summer days. I had to buy a size bigger but sewed in the side seams and it’s perfect.

(Posted on 15 Aug 2020)

- Melbourne

Love the dress - great design with pockets!

(Posted on 11 Aug 2020)

- Kyneton

This is just the best dress. I would buy it in every colour if available. So cute and flattering.

(Posted on 5 Jun 2020)

- Macleod Victoria

Lovely dress beautifully made with great fabric.

(Posted on 5 Jun 2020)

- Northcote, Auckland

Absolutely stunning dress, even on my fuller torso. Shop had it with Iris Leaf necklace looked subtlety great and with ragey reds either wine or post box red....look equally good.

(Posted on 29 Mar 2020)

- Wellington

The dress is just as described. It’s very comfortable to wear and I would buy it again if there were more colours.

(Posted on 28 Feb 2020)

I have bought this dress in all three colours. It is flattering - slightly below the knee, flowing silhouette and with sleeves - and the linen is lovely and great for summer. I would love more in designs like this and bold colours, as the yellow is my favourite.

(Posted on 14 Feb 2020)

- Fullerton Cove NS2

Bought the blue dress loved it so much went back and bought the mustard one

(Posted on 10 Jan 2020)

- Sydney

I bought the mustard version of this dress. Extremely comfortable and flattering. The linen is quite cool on a warm day.

(Posted on 6 Jan 2020)

- Adelaide

Purchased this dress in store. They didn’t have my size in stock therefore had it delivered to home. Dress as expected, delivery prompt and love it!

(Posted on 20 Dec 2019)

- Chambers flat , Brisbane

Love the dress, light and cool, great dress for hot weather, felt comfortable and cool, when saw store didn’t have my size they went out their way to help me get it. So happy

(Posted on 16 Dec 2019)

- Canberra

Wore this dress Thursday in 38 degrees temps in Canberra. A lovely silhouette and light linen fabric. Totally comfortable and cool. I bought the chambray colour, but the mustard will look great on people with warm toned skin. Just a stunning dress, think I need to get a backup!

(Posted on 23 Nov 2019)

- Bendigo

Wonderful flattering dress. The mustard colour is fashionable and the fabric is cool even on a 40 degree day. Thank you Blue Illusion

(Posted on 21 Nov 2019)

- Batemans BAy

Love this dress can be dressed up or down for any occasion and is cool and easy to wear.

(Posted on 19 Nov 2019)

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