- One size fits all
- The Kaftan has been worn in a number of cultures around the world for thousands of years and from Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and Russia.
- Styles, uses, and names for the kaftan vary from culture to culture. The kaftan is popular because of its versatility often worn as a coat or as an overdress. In regions with a warm climate, it is worn as a light-weight, loose-fitting garment.
- Originally, the kaftan has served as a symbol of royalty and/or priesthood.