Neu Nomads

Helena TENCEL™ Vegan Silk Column Maxi Dress | Multiple Colours

£146

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Ships from United States & Germany | FREE Domestic US Shipping

Just what your wardrobe needs. This column-style maxi dress has a soft shoulder sleeve and a side slit. It's crafted in luxuriously soft, lightweight and eco-friendly TENCEL™. 
  • 100% Satin TENCEL™
  • Non-toxic, AZO free dyes
  • French seam finishing
  • Machine wash cold or up to 86° F / 30° C
  • Hang dry or tumble low heat
  • Dry Clean Optional
  • True to size fit, take your normal size

Delivered in recycled and biodegradable packaging.

Neu Nomads signature Satin Tencel™ is one of the most sustainable fibers in the textile industry. It is made with beech wood, a replenishable raw material, and during production up to 95% of the chemicals used are recycled. Satin Tencel™ is CO2-neutral since the production process is integrated with cellulose recovery.  This signature fabric combines aesthetics and utility in a fabric that’s as sturdy as it is feather light and lustrously soft. The all-natural fiber is a biodegradable and 100% renewable natural resource and has been responsibly manufactured using energy and water-conserving methods.

Manufactured in family run factories run that pay fair wages and provide medical care.

This Brooklyn-based womenswear brand's sustainable designs have been featured in Vogue, Elle, Marie Claire and Forbes, and they're a brand partner for the sustainability consultancy site Eco-Age. Neu Nomads works every day to create beautiful, wearable clothing without leaving a negative footprint on our environment or humans – at affordable price points. Everything considered, everyone connected.

About the Founders

The label's female founders, Karen Wood and Angela Postels have 40 years of collective experience working with some of the biggest names in the industry, such as Maiyet, Calvin Klein, Balmain and Theory. Years after becoming friends while working together for the lingerie brand Fleur du Mal, a Skype call between New York and New Delhi turned into a long conversation, reimagining what it means to be a fashion brand in a time of global awareness and environmental consciousness.

Angela was working in India at the time, overseeing production for several major fashion houses. Karen flew out to Delhi and they teamed up for a journey across Europe and Asia, searching for new, environmentally friendly textiles, leading to the birth of the Neu Nomads brand. Currently, Angela is based in Germany and manages production in India and the EU, while Karen works in New York and oversees sales and marketing.

“Together, we have designed a collection for women like you: global citizens, modern minimalists and conscious consumers. We hope you enjoy these simple, elegant everyday essentials as much as we do.”

Materials

The brand's signature plant-based fabrics are sourced from sustainable and renewable natural resources such as Modal, linen and GOTS-certified cotton jersey. Neu Nomads' signature Satin Lenzing Modal® is one of the most sustainable fibres in the textile industry: made with beech wood, a replenishable raw material, its production involves recycling up to 95% of the chemicals used.

Furthermore, integrating the production process with cellulose recovery makes Lenzing Modal®  CO2-neutral. Combining aesthetics and utility, this is a fabric that’s as sturdy as it is feather-light and luxuriously soft. The all-natural fibre is a biodegradable and 100% renewable natural resource that has been responsibly manufactured using energy and water-conserving methods.

People

Co-founder Angela Postels directly oversees all sourcing and manufacturing, which is conducted in factories in Lithuania, India and Portugal.

Production

The brand's eco-friendly GOTS- and OEKO-certified dyes are processed in a factory powered by solar energy.

Packaging

All paper materials used by the brand, including insert cards and hang tags, are made from 100% recycled paper. The outer packaging is crafted from certified-biodegradable corn starch, while all shipping mailers are sourced from 100% recycled polyester.

Animals

Neu Nomads offers many vegan-friendly designs in Modal, cotton jersey and linen.

To discover more like this, visit our women's vegan & sustainable dresses, trousers, skirts, shirts & blouses and tops & t-shirts collections.

As a marketplace, we sell over 100 beautiful vegan and sustainable brands – but we don’t hold stock, so when you order a product from us, the item gets shipped from the brand itself. This eliminates needless carbon emissions and use of resources from not having to have the item packaged and shipped to us, and then repackaged and shipped out again to the customer; and not having to run major warehouse operations in addition to those of our brands.

If you have purchased multiple items from different brands at the same time, each item will be sent separately and directly from each individual brand.

Immaculate Vegan is therefore not directly responsible for the delivery of items purchased on our site. Responsibility for this is passed to the brand, once the purchase has been made and payment has been collected by us. However, we manage all customer communications, so if you have any issues with delivery of your item, please contact us at customers@immaculatevegan.com

Delivery Destinations and Costs

We currently ship to the following territories : Europe, North America (US, Canada, and Mexico), Australia, New Zealand, Israel, UAE, Hong Kong, and Japan.

Note : Each of our brands select which countries in the world they deliver to, and they set their own delivery costs for each country (which will vary). If this is not clearly stated on the individual product page, then you will be able to check in the shopping bag before proceeding to payment.

Our brands also select their own couriers, which may also differ by country.

Delivery and Promotions

If you use a promotional code, the reduction is usually applied only to the price of the product and not the delivery cost. 

Customs Duties / Import Taxes

Your order may be subject to duties or taxes upon arrival into your country based on where you live. You are responsible for paying any duties or taxes that apply. These are government-imposed duties that we have no control over as a retailer. Should you require more information, please contact your local customs office.

Depending on the postal services used by the brand, you will have either an option to pay any additional fees online by following the tracking number available once order is shipped or directly to your courier upon delivery. NB: you will be required to pay these import taxes before your order will be released to you.

Unfortunately, if you fail to pay any charges and the parcel is returned to sender, we will not be able to refund your order.

Delivery Timings

Once you have ordered one or more items from Immaculate Vegan, the relevant brand will be immediately notified by Immaculate Vegan. This initiates the processing of your order, and ultimately delivery to you. 

We ask our brands to send items to you as quickly and as cost efficiently as possible. Please bear in mind that products ordered from countries far away from your location will likely take longer to get to you. 

Delivery Confirmation

A delivery confirmation email from Immaculate Vegan will be sent to you as soon as the order has been sent. This email will contain a tracking number and the date the brand dispatched the item.

If you want to know the status of your delivery, please use the tracking number and link in this delivery confirmation email. This is the easiest and quickest way for you to get this information. 

If a brand is experiencing a high volume of orders, or other factors such as poor weather or postal strikes, delivery may be delayed by a few days.

If you experience a delivery issue which has not been resolved by the brand, please contact us and we will do our best to resolve this. 

Incorrect Address Details

Please ensure your address is completed correctly and a valid phone number is available at order. Immaculate Vegan does not take responsibility for lost or undelivered items if the address is incorrect.

If your order is returned to the brand, the cost of redelivery must be paid before it is despatched again.

Damages

Please see our Returns Policy

We hope you love the items you buy from us; we take the utmost care in ensuring our goods are of a high quality. Additionally, as shipping goods has an environmental impact, we hope to minimise returns by giving you as much information as possible about each product. 

However, we understand that from time to time things might not be quite what you expected. So here is our policy and instructions if you ever need to return a product:

Immaculate Vegan is a multi-brand marketplace. That means we offer products from different brands based in different countries. So you need to return your item directly to the brand supplier, not to Immaculate Vegan.

If you want to return an item, you need to inform Immaculate Vegan, rather than the brand. Please email us at customers@immaculatevegan.com. You have 14 days to inform us of your desire to return an item, and then a further 14 days from the date you notify us to send back the item.

All items returned must be in their original condition – unused, unworn, unwashed, in the original packaging and with original labels and any hygiene stickers attached. All beauty products must be unopened, with all seals in place. Unfortunately, our suppliers will not be able to accept any items that fail to meet these criteria. 

Many of our suppliers don’t include a returns slip in the package itself for environmental reasons; so if you don't find a returns address and returns information in your package, please don't worry. Just email us at customers@immaculatevegan.com, and we will send you a returns slip with the returns address for that brand.

What can be returned?

Any item – regular priced or sale price – may be returned and refunded. This includes items purchased with a promotional or discount code.

However, any custom-made / made to order products cannot be returned and refunded.

Return costs

If the supplier offers free returns, a Free Post sticker or code will be included in the packaging.

If the supplier does not offer free returns, you are responsible for packaging up the item and posting it back at your own cost. In this instance, we recommend a signed-for delivery with proof of postage.

The exception to this is when the item is faulty, in which case the brand is responsible for paying for costs of returning the item. Please inform us if you receive a faulty item as soon as possible, by emailing customers@immaculatevegan.com.

Any delivery costs or import taxes you may have had to pay to receive an item cannot be refunded by us upon the return of that item.

You are responsible for any item being returned until it arrives back at the supplier.

It is your responsibility to fill out any customs declaration form correctly. When filling in the customs declaration form, please consult with your post office personnel how to declare a return exempt from import duties. Otherwise the brand may be charged customs import taxes, which they will deduct from your refund amount.

Processing your return

Once your returned item is received and inspected, the supplier will notify us, and we will then send you an email confirming this. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund. 

If your return is approved, your refund will be processed. We aim to refund you as soon as we can, once your returned item has been processed by the supplier.

We are legally obliged to ensure your money is refunded within 14 working days of receipt of the returned goods in saleable condition.

Please note that original shipping costs are not refundable unless the delivered item is faulty.

Exchanges

Most of our brand partners allow exchanges, although some only offer a return and refund. If you wish to have an exchange, please contact us at customers@immaculatevegan.com.

Duties

If you have had to pay import duty on a purchase, then you may be able to reclaim that from your local tax office, if you return the goods. Immaculate Vegan is not responsible for any additional customs and taxes applied to an order.

Returns & Damages

Immaculate Vegan is not liable for any items damaged or lost during delivery. If this does occur, please let us know and we will contact the brand and then follow up with you. 

Cancellation policy and process 

You can cancel an order that you have paid for if it has not yet been dispatched. To do this, please notify us by using the Contact Us form on our website or email us at customers@immaculatevegan.com.

We aim to process your refund within than 5 days.

Any custom-made or made-to-order products cannot be cancelled.

Note

This policy applies to products purchased from the www.immaculatevegan.com website only.

Questions?

Please contact us using the Contact Us form if you have any questions about returns or cancellations that we haven’t answered, or email us customers@immaculatevegan.com.