Saturday, July 6, 2013

Caftans, Not Muu Muus

Caftans, not Muu Muus

Caftans - a long, full, usually collarless robe with wide sleeves that is worn at home for lounging or entertaining or at the beach as a cover-up.

"Caftans are just the perfect solution to what to wear at home." Says Mad Men's Christina Hendricks in an interview by Sarah Miller in Lucky magazine's June/July issue.

This statement gave me pause.  I immediately googled caftans and realized these are not your Mothers over-sized shapeless shifts.  No muu muus here.  

Instead you will find sexy, low-cut styles in fabulous colors with varying lengths to suit all body types.  

No more sweats and t's for me.  Now you'll find me clothed in a vibrant caftan and feeling brilliant and comfortable.  

My love approves!

What do you think?  Is this a style you would be willing to try?  


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  1. I love them!! Perfect for lazy hot weather lounging around the house :)

    1. Me too! I am currently on the hunt for some fabulous vintage caftans.

  2. Hi, thanks for taking the time to stop by my blog and follow. I am following you back on Bloglovin :) I really like the white one used as a bikini cover up, very cute.

    1. That one is my favorite too. Thanks for dropping by.

  3. I love a caftan. they're so cute and so comfy! I think i'll have to wear one of mine tomorrow!!!

  4. Who would ever have thought that a caftan would be so sexy. Thanks for stopping by.


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