Usually, having long sleeves, reaching till the ankle, the Kaftans are often worn as an overdress or a coat. It has been worn all around the world in several cultures for thousands of years and is Asiatic in origin.
Among all the new trends in Bollywood, the Kaftans make a royal entry. Fascinating the queen of Bollywood- Kareena Kapoor, to the fashionista Sonam Kapoor, Dabangg actress- Sonakshi Sinha, Roadies Judge- Neha Dupia, the super sexy- Malaika Arora and others, this trend has created its comfort zone in the life of Bollywood. This easy-breezy, couture version of a gown, long robe with sleeves, and a perfect boho look has set its own humble fashion trend.
Let’s have a look at some of the Kaftan styles embraced by our Bollywood family.
Bebo’s Comfortable & Hot Home get-up!
This quarantine Bebo’s Instagram handle introduced us to Kareena Kapoor- the mom, balcony photo bomber, face pack, and pout enthusiast, and her most evident love for Kaftans. Capturing her slomo in a mustard tribal streak kaftan by designer Masaba Gupta brings forth the comfort and glam to adapt kaftans as an outfit for home.
The diva has created a series of kaftan posts on her Instagram handle,
acknowledging them with captions such as “Did you ask for another Kaftan picture? No. Did I still put it up? Yes. ����
Grab this White Kaftan!
Known for her elegant, different, offbeat, and full of glam fashion style, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, enhanced her quarantine closet with some kaftans. The breathable fashion, light color, complementing muted stripes, and side slits made the outfit extremely suitable for the scorchingly high temperatures.
Sonam herself admitting “have been living in it,” “so comfy and pretty! I love it!” in her replies to the comments, and her caption from the photo in this dress clicked by Anand Ahuja “The only thing that makes me smile in this blistering heat is this dress that’s chic but feels like an airy kaftaaan!” purely convinces us to upgrade our casual summer wardrobe and invest in a long, breathable kaftan dress.
Try Swapping Kaftans for Gym Wear?
Begum Khan’s kaftan series has influenced and inspired her best friend, Malaika Arora. Carrying forward this trend, the super-hot dancer, Malaika, shared a picture and boomerang on her Instagram handle with an all-time beautiful smile, influencing the viewers to swap their gym outfits to the super comfortable kaftans. The caption of her picture read, “Yeah, my Bebo, I have swapped my gym wear for kaftans, blow dry hair for messy hair n make up for no makeup in lockdown….”
Neha looks Winsome in White!
Celebrating mother’s day and her wedding anniversary, Neha Dupia carries forward the series of kaftans. She wore a white embroidered kaftan, with long sleeves and tassel details on the edges. This type of kaftan sleeved kurta can prove its versatility on several occasions. Just as fit it would stand for wearing in office video calls, to carrying it in pujas with polished silver accessories, this outfit is flexible in many genres.
Ready for the Party in Black Kaftans!
Sonakshi Sinha, known for her elegant and poise dressing style, took to her closet a black kaftan dress by designer Masaba Gupta. Experimenting with kaftans, Sonakshi selected this black kaftan dress with a deep plunging neckline and a side slit running till her thighs. Looking stunning in this outfit, she paired it with a pair of black heels and center-parted hair.
A lot of B-Town celebs have been recently opting for these comfortable kaftans to spend their lockdown. So guys get some inspiration and upgrade your wardrobes and invest them with these summer essentials- Kaftans.
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