DIY Kaftan: Tutorial for beginners



As a Muslim woman, it can be tricky to find clothes that are both fashionable and comfortable. Of course, there are many styles that you can approach, but what’s even more important is to find your own style and adapt it according to your personality.

Kaftans are suitable for any occasion, and you can wear one no matter if you are out with your friends or attending a special party. Depending on the material that you choose the kaftan can be perfect for summer or winter, and you can apply different accessories that will really make you stand out.

Of course you are wondering how can you find a Kaftan that will satisfy all your preferences, and here’s the answer: you will create one! If you are not a big fan of DIY projects, this might scare you in the beginning, but you will be surprised to see how easy it is to create your own Kaftan with minimal effort. You have the freedom to choose the length, the width, the pattern, the material and the color. It sounds good, right?

In this video you will see what you have to do to create your own clothing. If you have a sewing machine, you will finish everything much faster and you will be sure that the lines are straight. On the other hand, if you don’t have a sewing machine you can do it by hand; it will take more time, but the result will look just as good.

Before you start make sure that you have all the materials ready and you know what you want your Kaftan to look like. Pay attention to how you measure the material and how you cut it. A good pair of scissors is necessary, as well as a wide working space (a table is the best option). Let’s get started!