The top part of this design, which hits at your empire waist, is made with a stretchy hemp/cotton blend fabric. The hood and sleeves are made with this same stretch fabric for an easy comfortable fit. Bottom part of garment is made with our knit fabric creating a contrast in texture and tone from top. Kangaroo pocket in front makes for a great spot to store essential or pop you hands in there for a chilly evening. The knit fabric also creates a lovely drape and flow for the fuller body of dress.