Belted Pleated Organic Cotton Maxidress


Pleated organic cotton dress in brick red.



BITE got their inspiration for this ankle length dress from the sculptural silhouettes worn by female artists in the 19th and 20th centuries. This dress is detailed with pleats through the arms, body and skirt to create volume. With its puffy sleeves, high neckline and oversized look you will definitely get a statement look.

It is sculpted by hand in the finest organic cotton, the fit is voluminous and you can use the belt to cinch the waste and cuffs. Concealed zip fastening along back. Mid-weight, non-stretchy fabric

Produced in

Porto, Portugal.
Made under the Atelier production in Porto. Every piece is handcrafted by artisans.


100% Organic Cotton
Metallic Zipper
Wooden buttons


Brick Red

Additional information


36, 38, 40



Eco Info

Excellent working conditions

This product is produced in Porto, Portugal. Every piece is handcrafted by artisans and tailors.

Organic material

The organic cotton is 100% GOTS certified. It is soft, kind to the skin and better for the environment. Grown without the use of harmful pesticides, the cotton farmers employ techniques like crop rotation to manage pests and maintain strong, nutrient rich soil that can be farmed year after year without depletion.


This products does not contain any animal material or by-product from animals.


Except the button and zipper, this product is biodegradable and can be composted in a compost bin with other biodegradable materials a long long time from now in the future when they are worn out.

Circular business model

This product can be sold back to BITE Studios if it ends up not being used. Contact us here  and we will guide you in how to get it returned.

Supporting Traditional Skills

The artisanal tailor workshop where this product is made is located in Porto, and is built on using the tailoring skills of craftsmen and women.  BITE Studio is deeply involved in the process, and make sure that every worker is treated fairly and get a living wage.

Low Carbon Footprint

This product has a low Carbon Footprint. as BITE only work with suppliers who are constantly looking for new ways to make their work green. All materials are sourced  as close to the production sites in Europe as possible.

Non Toxic

This product is produced with certified organic fabric, made without use of chemicals or pesticides, and where the colouring process is all natural, if not dropped alltogether, keeping the fabrics natural colour.

Water Saving

This product is saving water by being produced with organic raw material. The organic way of producing not only eliminate use of harmful chemicals but also reduced water use.
No toxic chemicals are used in the growing of organic cotton. It doesn’t damage the soil, has less impact on the air, and uses 71% less water and 62% less energy. Conventional cotton uses about 16% of the world’s insecticides and 7% of pesticides (source


Fits true to size, take your normal size
Oversized sleeves

Intended for a loose fit, but to be cinched in waist and at arms for a more feminine silhouette.


Size 36
Length                        133 cm
Bust                            96 cm
Sleeve                         40 cm
Waist                          98 cm
Hip                             136 cm

Size 38
Length                        134 cm
Bust                             98 cm
Sleeve                         41 cm
Waist                          100 cm

Size 40
Length                        134 cm
Bust                             100 cm
Sleeve                         41 cm
Waist                          102 cm




Hand Wash machine program with mild detergent.

Shipping info

This product is shipped from Norway


For Norway: go shop at our Norwegian site
Rest of the world: taxes and duties may apply upon arrival (find out more here)


3 – 5 business days


3-5 business days


3-5 business days

Rest of the world

10 – 14 business days

All orders are shipped with DHL / UPS


14 days open return from the day you receive your order. Returns must be sent and payed for by customer.
Want to return a product? Mail us here and use your ordering number, and we will follow up.

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