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Front Pleat Kaftan Dress with Drawstrings

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Forgotten Tribes


This Kaftan showcases an elegantly simple design. The straight line silhouette is enhanced by a front pleat and two side drawstrings, which add intricate details. These elements also provide the wearer with the ability to customize the design by adjusting the hemline and creating gathers.  
  • Oversized fit, maxi length 
  • Wide boat neckline
  • Box pleat at front, under the neckline  
  • Two side slit openings
  • Two side drawstrings enable customisation 
  • The Kaftan can be worn multiple ways, by pulling on drawstring or adding a belt 
  • Light weight premium satin fabric, silky to touch 


Measurements S/M(UK 6 - 12)
L/XL (UK 14 - 20)
Chest  69.5" (176 cm) 74" (188 cm)
Length 49" (125 cm) 50.5" (128 cm)


Size Conversion 
S/M (UK 6 - 12)
L (UK 14 - 20)
UK & Australia 6 - 12 14 - 20
EU 34 - 40 42 - 48
US 2 - 8 10 - 16

Model: UK size 8 - 5 ft 7 (1.71 m) - wears a size S/M


*Due to the delicate nature of the fabric, creases may occur during shipping. We advise steaming or ironing the garment at low temperature before wearing.  

Material: 100% Viscose

Washing Instructions:

Wash at low temperature, gentle cycle - Do not tumble dry - Low temperature iron - Wash and Iron inside out - Do not bleach - Do not dry clean  

Shipping & Returns

How much do you charge for shipping?

UK (2/3 working days): £3.99

Free shipping over £100

Europe (3 to 7 working days) : from 8

USA & Australia (3 to 7 working days): from $7


I live outside the UK, will I get charged Import Fees & Duty?

European Union - No Duty & Import fee up to 135 - If your order is above 135 then you might get charged Duty & Import fees by your country.

USA & Australia: No Duty & Import fee up to USD $800 . Prices are inclusive of sales tax.


We are proud to offer all our customers a 30 days Return & Exchange policy. This allows you to return anything you have bought from us within 30 days of the purchase date, for either an exchange or a refund provided that the conditions below are met;

  • Your order was placed less than 30 days ago
  • Your items are unworn, unwashed and undamaged
  • Your items are in resalable condition (no perfume or other smell, animal hair, stains etc)


How do I send my item back for a refund or exchange?


Returns & Exchanges within the UK are FREE. Please use our Returns Portal in the link below to create your returns label (a QR code option is available if you don't have a printer);

How does it work?

  1. Please click this link or scan the QR code that comes with your order to access our Royal Mail return page (https://returnsportal.co/r/forgottentribes?s=1 )
  2. Enter your Order ID (Including prefix '#' and the email address the order was placed with). 
  3. Select the item(s) you'd like to send back / exchange.
  4. Print off your return label and tape it to your parcel. If you don't have a printer please select the QR code option and a QR code will be emailed to you so you can get the label printed at your local Post Office.
  5. Take your parcel to your local Post Office and get it scanned by a member of staff (please DO NOT leave the parcel in a postbox, it must be scanned by Post Office staff).
  6. Please keep your receipt as proof of postage with the tracking number until your refund is issued / exchange is processed.


Are returns & exchanges Free: Yes, but only for UK orders

I don't have a printer, what can I do? : Choose the QR code option and you will be emailed a QR code that will allow you to get the label printed by your local Post Office. Show this QR code on your phone to your local post office and they will be able to print the label off for you.

I can't find my Order ID? : Your Order ID is a 6 digit number that can be found on your order confirmation and dispatch notification emails. You can also find it on the Royal Mail shipping label affixed to your parcel that was used to deliver the parcel to you.

I haven't received an order confirmation or dispatch notification email? : These emails would have been sent to the email address you provided us with when placing the order. Please check that mailbox (including spam folder). 

Can I get my parcel collected from Home? : No, unfortunately that option is not avaible. Your parcel must be taken to your local Post Office.

How long does it take for a refund to take place? : We will issue a refund as soon as we receive and process your parcel.

How can I exchange an item? : Please select the item & size that you'd like instead in our returns portal and we will send it to you as soon as we receive your parcel.

Will I be notified when my return or exchange has been processed? : Yes, you will receive an email notification as soon as it has been processed.

How long will it take for my parcel to reach you after I've shipped it? Please allow 4 to 6 working days.

I have a question, could someone assist me? Sure, please email us at hello@forgottentribes.com 


2. International

Please send the item(s) back to the address below and we’ll issue a refund/ exchange as soon as we receive the goods.


Forgotten Tribes

Unit 1, 155 Lewisham Way






Where can I find my Order ID?: It's on the order confirmation email we sent you.


Need assistance? Please email us at hello@forgottentribes.com 


Where are you based?

We're a UK company, based in London. All orders are shipped from our London warehouse.

Please note that we no longer ship to the EU from our UK branch. If you are an EU customer please order from our EU branch (based in France) www.forgottentribes.fr/en 


Where can I see some reviews about your company?

Google Reviews




What is your returns policy?

We offer a 30 days returns policy. Returns for customers within the UK are Free.


Where is my stuff?

If you haven't received your goods within the normal timeframe mentioned in the Shipping & Returns tab, please email us at hello@forgottentribes.com and provide us with your order ID so we can look into the issue.


I have sent my order back, how long does it take to process my refund?

Once we have received your package, your refund will be processed within 2 business days. You will be notified via email at the address listed on your account when this transaction has taken place.

After we have issued the refund, it will take up to 3 business days for the funds to be placed back on your credit card or Paypal account. 


Do you do wholesale?

No we currently don't do wholesale, sorry.

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Jo S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Beautiful Dress

Fabulous item, will definitely buy again �����

Monica B.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Dresses x 3

The zip dress was a good shape but the zip was on bare skin so very rough, v cold. The others just came up larger than wanted so returned them all sadly. From having ordered from you guys for years these items didn't seem as good and there seemed to be less material used

Sharon E.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Loved it x

Lovely, everyone commented on how unique and lovely it was I am a size 18 and the large was way to big, so re ordered the small - fit was great

Julie A.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Grey Cowell neck jumper

Gorgeous quality and lovely fit . Very speedy delivery.

Maggi S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Nice …!

It’s a bit long for me so I’m going to have to shorten it , but otherwise it’s great!

ccampbell2369@outlook.com Campbell
United Kingdom United Kingdom


Excellent. Returning customer. My only complaint is how quickly items sell out.

Zoi S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Beautiful and comfortable

The quality of the dress is amazing, soft airy and feels like a second skin. Very beautiful dress.

Mary T.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Kaftan draw string dress

Very good experience beautiful dress very happy will order again

Dawn B.
United Kingdom United Kingdom

Front pleat kaftan dres with drawstrings

I've not worn the dress yet but have tried it on. I think it looks bigger than I thought it would but its nice