Amazing vintage caftan, royal blue silk velvet heavily hand embroidered with silver trim, circa 1970s The velvet kaftan is handcrafted and embellished entirely by hand. The kaftan features a traditional neckline, with side slits and embellished sleeves. It closes at the front with woven silver buttons and loops. 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. 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. Measurements flat. Bust 20" Waist 22" Hips 22" Across shoulders 16" Sleeve length 19" Centre back length 55.5" Vintage condition.