Kaftan, one of the most popular Islamic garbsis available in the different range from basic to designer and stingy to expensive. At present, Kaftans (Caftans) are worn by the women all over the world. However, there’s a special significance of Kaftan in Morocco, as it’s the traditional dress of Morocco. In the words of Pippa Holt, a former stylist at Vogue and Times, “They are cool and loose in the heat, and yet chic and original, and could be worn all day and night.”
Undoubtedly, the designers have modernized the whole look of the Kaftan. Earlier, the Islamic women used to wear the Kaftan as an overdress. But now the Kaftans can be worn as a dress or a gown reaching to the ankles with long loose sleeves. Not just the Kaftans, but the other Islamic attires such as Burka, Hijab, Abaya and a lot more have been imbibed and designed by keeping in mind the modern trend.
The Kaftan style is absolutely elegant and reserved for special occasions and weddings, and is worn with great pride especially by Islamic women. Moreover, a true fashionista wears handmade Kaftans that is decorated with embroidery and often beaded by using the finest fabric cloth. In addition to the trend, there are various types of Kaftans provided by different designers such as Silk, Wool, Cashmere, Satin, Rayon and a lot more.
Satin Kaftans are made from the finest quality of Satin fabric. A satin fabric has a glossy surface, dull back and highly lustrous. Formerly, the satin fabric was made by using the silk. But nowadays there are different kinds of satin fabric available in the market such as Poly-Satin, Antique Satin, Slipper satin, Baronet Satin and many more. The most prominent among them is Poly-satin i.e. Polyester Satin which is commonly used for making the Satin Kaftan. Not to mention it, there are numerous designs, styles, patterns, and colours available in Satin Kaftan. You can choose the right design and colour according to the personality and choice. Further on, the designs and patterns of the Satin Kaftans differ from place to place. Some people like to wear it as an overdress and some people choose to wear it like an overcoat. It absolutely depends upon the geographical region and individual’s choice.
Satin Kaftan are generally made from the poly-satin and therefore, they are light in weight which means it can be worn on beaches and late-night parties to feel comfortable yet fashionable. The defining features of the Satin Kaftans are that it has long sleeves, a lengthy cut and frequently worn with high heels. Satin Kaftans are elegant and its best suited for the hot summer days with colourful patterns and fine designs.