Forget loungewear. When it’s hot, try the airy, comfortable Persian favourite. Just don’t let anyone tell you it was ‘discovered’ by western fashion
Yoga, veganism, tattoos, wearing secondhand clothes, Glastonbury: the roll-call of stuff that once signalled an “alternative lifestyle” and has now been comprehensively mainstreamed is endless, and gets longer every year. The very best thing on that list? The kaftan.
I have so much love for kaftans. A tinsel-silver one with a low V-neck and statement sleeves – a bit Kate Bush circa 1978 with a dash of Paris Hilton
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