This Ponte fabric is wonderful in its richness and feel- it’s a knit with a lot of body. The silhouette is flattering- a fit a flare shape with side seam pockets deep enough to hold a phone and lipstick! The skirt has a graceful flare. Faux leather trim around the neckline and armhole. This a very wearable dress! Back zipper closure. The paisley pattern in the weave is navy/ black.