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1970s Moroccan Vintage Kaftan White Cotton with Turquoise Embroidered Caftan

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Elegant vintage Moroccan white cotton caftan with turquoise and gold embroidered trim, circa 1970s. This long maxi dress kaftan is embroidered and embellished entirely by hand. It’s crafted in Morocco and tailored for a relaxed fit. One of a kind evening Moroccan Middle Eastern gown. The Moorish kaftan features a traditional neckline, embellished sleeves and a hood. In Morocco, fashion preserves its traditional style inherited from great civilizations that found their way to Northwest Africa, such as the ottomans and the moors. Moroccan fashion has been recognized for its style and has garnered a reputation, winning awards in international fashion shows throughout Europe. Marrakech Bohemian, Yves Saint Laurent style. Size: Medium Measurements flat: Bust 21”. Waist 23”. Hips 23”. Across shoulders 19”. Sleeve length 18”. Centre back length 54”. About Moroccan Kaftans. A 1970s Moroccan vintage caftan is a timeless and captivating piece of clothing that embodies the essence of Moroccan culture and style from that era. Here's a description of such a caftan: This stunning caftan showcases the exquisite craftsmanship and vibrant aesthetic that defined Moroccan fashion during the 1970s. Made from cotton to luxurious, flowing fabric, it drapes gracefully over the wearer's body, creating an aura of elegance and sophistication. The caftan's design features intricate and meticulously hand-embroidered patterns, typically using colorful threads in a variety of geometric motifs, floral patterns, or traditional Moroccan symbols. These embellishments are often embellished with metallic accents, such as gold or silver threads, adding a touch of opulence and glamour. The silhouette of the caftan is loose and relaxed, designed to provide both comfort and an effortless, bohemian flair. It typically has wide, billowing sleeves that cascade down the arms, giving a sense of freedom and movement. The caftan may be adorned with tassels or delicate fringes, further enhancing its visual appeal. When worn, a Moroccan vintage caftan exudes an air of timeless elegance and cultural heritage. It is a true embodiment of the fusion between traditional Moroccan craftsmanship and the fashion trends of the 1970s, creating a unique and captivating garment that stands out in any setting. Overall, a 1970s Moroccan vintage caftan is a sartorial masterpiece that beautifully encapsulates the rich tapestry of Moroccan fashion, craftsmanship, and cultural heritage from that era. It is a testament to the artistic skill and attention to detail of Moroccan artisans, and wearing such a caftan allows one to embrace the enchantment and allure of a bygone era.
  • Dimensions:
    Height: 54 in (137.16 cm)Depth: 0.05 in (1.27 mm)Marked Size: will fit large (US)Bust: 40 in (101.6 cm)Waist: 44 in (111.76 cm)Hip: 44 in (111.76 cm)
  • Style:
    Moorish (In the Style Of)
  • Place of Origin:
  • Period:
  • Condition:
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location:
    North Hollywood, CA
  • Reference Number:
    Seller: K7221stDibs: LU2656217749542
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