kaftan kaftan

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a woman's dress style that imitates the caftan cloaks worn by men in the Near East
  2. (n) a (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant

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Usage(s):

  • McBride's flowing white gown is apt for a lovelorn bride, but Tomasson courts her while encased in a shapeless kaftan that looks like a bleached potato sack.

News

  • Aab Collection Autumn 2013 Range Is Available Now

    Islamic Clothing Retailer Launches Exquisite Abayas, Kaftans, and More (PRWeb September 30, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/9/prweb11166373.htm
    on September 30, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. Robbie, who tells the mag he wants to be in TV's Loose Women, said: "It's easy in, easy out. It's as comfortable as the kaftan I wear normally...... I do only wear kaftans around the house."
    on Mar 9, 2009 By: Robbie Williams Source: The Sun

  2. "I don't remember the dress either," says Birtwell today, for the time being at least, having the last word. "I know I was wearing a kaftan when we first posed for the picture, but it's a very good dress, isn't it. I can remember little...
    on Feb 6, 2008 By: Celia Birtwell Source: Independent

  3. "I've got loads of bits I bring out for a holiday," Cheryl explained. "I do love a kaftan for when it gets a bit chilly and I love maxi dresses - they're brilliant if you've overdone it by the beach with the chips. They hide a multitude of...
    on May 10, 2010 By: Cheryl Cole Source: Stuff.co.nz

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