Put the tan in kaftan: 5 modest kaftans to sport by the beach this summer

How many times have you walked into your closet, stared at your wardrobe for hours, and thought “I have nothing to wear”?  Well, you’re not alone. Being covered or dressing modestly in the GCC’s 40+ temperatures is not an easy task, but the good news is, we’ve got you covered. Here are five flowy kaftans that will compliment your tan and leave you feeling breezy throughout the summer.

Laresta Embroidered Matching Dresses: it wasn’t long ago when Ukrainian embroidery became a thing. Trendsetters around the world were spotted wearing traditional Ukrainian garbs that featured heavily embroidered bohemian patterns, also known as Vyshyvanka Dresses. Laresta’s 100% linen mother-and-daughter dresses are just perfect for the summer. They’re chic, light, and maternity-friendly.


A&E Design Striped Kaftan: Summer florals have always been a summer staple. This year, the sister duo behind A&E Design, decided to play it up a little. Mixing patterns like pinstripes and delicate florals with two contrasting colours like red and white, this kaftan is the perfect day-to-night outfit.


Voutique Classy Comfy Dress: There’s something about cotton that makes it summer’s favourite fabric. Being lightweight, breathable, and airy means less sweat. This Voutique eyelet number in dusty pink will go perfectly with burgundy block-heeled sandals.


By AK Designs Two-piece Set: This set, locally created in the UAE by Ameera Kamber, features an icy-blue, organza overlay cover-up that evokes the sea and the skies of the hot summer months. Whether you choose to wear it with or without the overlay, t is perfect to wear in the summer up until fall.


The Fifth Label 05 Shirt Dress: Feel like hitting the beach after work? This workplace-friendly shirt dress screams both professional and beach ready. Made out of 100% cotton and comes in Free Size, we know this is one essential you won’t be hiding in the back of your closet come winter.



TAGS : boksha , kaftan , Laresta , Modest Fashion , summer fashion , votique

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