PERMANENT VACATION Motion Tank Dress – Orange Gingham

$220.00 AUD
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Please note: this is a pre-order style shipping from 18th January 2021. Our forever best-selling Tank Dress by PERMANENT VACATION is back in two new colours this season, as the Motion Tank Dress. This piece is a slightly sheer midi-length dress with wide straps and raw hems at the neckline, sleeves, and hem. Choose to wear with either a higher or lower neckline by simply reversing the dress – the label and care instructions are sewn into the side seam, allowing you to wear it either way. Made in Melbourne, from stretchy Japanese gingham fabric. The fabric's composition is 70% Polyester and 30% Cotton. The Motion Tank Dress is available in both Orange and Chocolate. Kristen is wearing size XS/AU6.

  Bust Waist Hip AU
XS 82cm 63cm (24.8") 89cm 6
S 87cm 68cm (26.9") 94cm 8
M 92cm
73cm (28.7") 99cm
L 97cm
78cm (30.7") 104cm
XL 102cm
83cm (32.7") 109cm

Our customers find PERMANENT VACATION sizing can run large, if you are in-between sizes we recommend sizing down or referring to the size chart above. Feel free to contact us with any further sizing questions.


Free Standard Shipping is available Australia wide on all orders over $50AUD. Standard Shipping otherwise is $10AUD, and sent via Australia Post. Tracking is provided for every order. Please allow 2 to 7 business days for your order to arrive, depending on your location. Please allow an extra day or two for delivery during COVID-19.

Express Shipping Australia wide is available for an additional $15AUD. Express Shipping is sent via Australia Post, and takes 1 to 2 business days for delivery depending on your location. Please allow an extra day or two for delivery during COVID-19.


All orders are sent to New Zealand via DHL Express. Shipping to New Zealand is $20AUD, or free on orders over $200AUD. Tracking is provided for every order. Orders to New Zealand take an average 2 to 5 business days for delivery. Please allow an extra day or two for delivery during COVID-19.


All International orders are sent via DHL Express. International Shipping is $30AUD or free on orders over $250AUD. Tracking is provided for every order. International orders take an average of 2 to 7 business days for delivery. Please allow an extra day or two for delivery during COVID-19. For our full list of Terms and Conditions please click here.


Orders are dispatched Monday to Friday within one business day and shipping times are estimated depending on the shipping address. In the rare event that an ordered item is not available or we are unable to fulfil your order we will notify you within 48 hours via email to arrange an agreeable alternative item, a backorder or full refund. For our full list of Terms and Conditions please click here.


Customs and import duties are levied by the receiving country and are therefore the buyer’s responsibility. Having said that, we have only had a handful (less than 5) of customers having to pay import duties. It is incredibly rare you will require to pay any customs or import duties on your order. If you have any questions about shipping please contact us. For our full list of Terms and Conditions please click here.


For information on Returns and Exchanges please click here.

We offer exchanges for an alternative item or store credit, on all orders within 7 days of delivery, if the item is in unworn condition, and all tags are still attached. 

Refunds will only be honoured in the event a product is deemed faulty by both parties (customer and vendor).

We do not accept returns on underwear, beauty products, or earrings for hygiene reasons.

Items approved for return must arrive back to us in their original condition, with their original tags attached. Merchandise returned worn, altered, washed or otherwise damaged will be sent back to the customer at our discretion.

Exchanges for items of equal or greater value than the original item/s purchased will incur additional charges including for shipping. Leftover credit for items of lesser value than the original item/s purchased will be issued as store credit once shipping costs have been accounted for.

Any initial shipping fees are non-refundable and will not be credited.

In the rare event an item is eligible for a refund, we require up to 5 business days after receiving the returned items to process your refund. Financial institutions may require additional time for the funds to appear in your account.

How to process a return

  1.  Reply to your Order Confirmation email or contact, within 7 days of receiving your order. Please include your online order number and state your reason for requesting the return. Include all relevant information and provide photographs where necessary. If you would like to exchange your item for a different one, please also provide us with the details of this item. We will hold items chosen for exchange for you for 7 days.

  2.  Once your return request is approved, we will issue you with an RA number and return address. Returns must arrive back to us within 7 days of your RA issue date.

  3. If you elect to use our return services, we will arrange shipping on your behalf and a flat rate shipping fee of $15 for domestic or $35 for international returns will be charged additionally or deducted from available store credit.

  4. Please write your RA number clearly on the outside of the package . Please declare international returns as “Return of Australian Merchandise” on the customs declaration, otherwise the return may not be successful or may incur additional fees.

  5. Returned items will be assessed by us upon arrival. We reserve the right to reject any returns that do not comply with the conditions outlined above.

  6. Accepted returns will be confirmed with you via email, and will include a receipt for any store credit issued.

  7. Exchanges will be shipped out to you as soon as possible and tracking will be provided. If there is a delay for any reason, we will contact you by email.

    We are unable to cover any international duties or taxes. Please be advised that exchanges may require additional import taxes or duties for destinations outside Australia.

    If you have any questions or concerns regarding the return/exchange process, please contact us at

    Size Guide

    Below is a general size guide for clothing. Some of our items run large, some of our items run small. Please refer to the size guide on the item's product page for a more specific guide, and measurements.

    Australia New Zealand United Kingdom United States France Italy Japan
    XS Extra Small 6 6 6 2 34 38 0
    S Small 8 8 8 4 36 40 1
    M Medium 10 10 10 6 38 42 2
    L Large 12 12 12 8 40 44 3
    XL Extra Large 14 14 14 10 42 46 4
    XXL Extra Extra Large 16 16 16 12 44 48 5

    Jean sizing is relative to your waist in inches, ie. 26/AU8 is for an 26" inch waist.

    If you require any further information about sizing, or a product's measurements please get in touch with us.