You’ve just booked your next holiday, and now you’re busy planning all of your Instagram-worthy outfits, which preferably include a few key pieces that you can mix and match to easily fit everything into your carry-on luggage. The one item you’ll reach for while headed to breakfast at the bungalow and for sipping cocktails under the stars? The kaftan.
Not to be confused with a kimono, a kaftan is a lightweight garment that hangs loosely on one’s body and does not always have to be belted. While the origin of the kimono is Japanese, the kaftan is believed to have originated in ancient Mesopotamia and was worn by both women and men. While this article of clothing dates back to ancient civilization, the kaftan has never lost its appeal. The kaftan is an easy, versatile piece to add to one’s outfit, instantly refreshing the look. A vacation wardrobe necessity.
Discover our favorite kaftans from the current collection, and how to style them.
Available in 2022’s new Twirl print, as well as classic Odabash cheetah print, the Natalie Kaftan makes a statement in any room you enter. This floor-length, one size piece has billowing sleeves and a lace-up neckline, both adding dimension and enhancing the silhouette. As the Natalie kaftan speaks for itself with it’s glamorous print, it is best to pair it with minimal accessories, like a pair of neutral Odabash sandals. The Natalie Kaftan is an easy piece to take you from the morning into the evening. Simply swap your beach tote for a chic clutch and you’re ready for a night on the town.
The Gabby Kaftan embodies the word ‘versatile’. With its maxi length, long sleeves and belt, this piece can truly be worn for many different outings. The belt allows you to cinch in your waist while also allowing you to control the amount of coverage you desire. Match the Safari print kaftan with the Vienna bikini to create a gorgeous beach-ready look. Switch things up with a pair of black leather leggings or skinny jeans for night time by pairing the kaftan with a chic pair of heels and a black top to let the exotic Safari print do the talking.
Ideal for your upcoming winter getaway, the one-size Irene kaftan allows you to bare your legs and soak up the sun after months of covering them from the cold. With a playful, bohemian print motif and tassel cordends, this wardrobe staple exudes a carefree vibe. Pair with the white Toulouse bikini while you stroll the white sand beaches looking effortlessly stylish.