In Morocco, fashion preserves its traditional style inherited from great civilizations that found their way to Northwest Africa, such as the Ottomans and the Turks. What is important in today's Moroccan fashion is the fusion of modern Western style with the traditional Moroccan style. Moroccan fashion has been recognized for its style and has garnered a reputation, winning awards in international fashion shows throughout Europe. This contemporary style responds to today's Arabic women's needs: authenticity, sophistication, and fluid lines. Women in the Western world are migrating towards this contemporary Moroccan fashion as it brings the Old World to them in a New World elegance and chic style. The Moroccan caftan transitioned from traditional apparel made from heavy and excessive fabric to today's sheer, form-fitting, and bare gowns.