Summer is well and truly upon us, and if you’re anything like the Localiiz ladies, you’re planning on spending as much time as possible by the pool and on the beach.
To help bring out your inner chic, and protect you from getting frazzled by the sun, we’ve shopped til we dropped to find you the most glamorous kaftans our city has to offer. Now, all that’s left to do is lay back, relax, and look effortlessly fabulous.
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Kaftans don’t come more glamorous than this. Bringing the vibrant hues of South America’s rainforests to our urban jungle, Hong Kong based luxury brand Kaprice is channeling our inner goddess with its range of beautifully handcrafted kaftans. We can’t get enough of the exotic prints, bold colours, and stylish cuts in its new Glamazon 2016 collection, and this Short Leopard Print Kaftan is our absolute favourite.
You’ll feel like Queen of the Amazon as you sip on your cocktail and rock this light, breezy, and totally unique fashion statement. Team it with a pair of sexy heels and hit the town for the ultimate chic effect.
Where: Kaprice, C Wisdom Centre, 11/F, 35 Hollywood Road, Central, (+852) 2509 1133
How much: $2,300
2. Matthew Williamson for Next
If there’s one man who knows how to make a lady shine, it’s Matthew Williamson. This feisty Jungle Print Kaftan is bursting with vibrant colours and exotic designs, which are sure to bring out your inner Jane. In fact, this little number is so fabulous that it shouldn’t be limited to the pool or beach. Why not tuck it into a pair of denim shorts or cropped bottoms and take it to town?
Where: Next online
How much: $323
This aquamarine dream by Italian brand Calzedonia will have everyone’s head turning this summer – and for all the right reasons. Light, breezy, and mesmerizing in colour, you’ll look like a mermaid goddess in this Voile Kaftan with Modal Slip – and did we mention that it’s half price?! Snap it up fast ladies.
If you prefer to keep things simple, then this black and white Patterned Poncho is for you. Whether you let it hang loose oh-so-elegantly, or team it with a belt for a more tailored look, this abstract, eye-catching, and totally stylish number is a winner. The soft fabric, funky fringed hem, and cute ties at the sides make it an instant summer hit.
5. Marie France Van Damme
Made from 100% silk, this intricate Moroccan inspired Embroidered Short Silk Boubou oozes effortless sophistication. Whether teamed with a straw hat and sandals by the pool, or worn as a tunic dress with heels for a more city getup, it’s precisely the kind of minimal luxury piece we’d expect from sleek IFC boutique Marie France. Perfect for lounging by a five-star pool!
Where: Marie France Van Damme, Shop 3088, Podium Level 3, IFC Mall, Central, (+852) 2882 9088
How much: $5,295