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A caftan is a long, floor-length loose-fitting gown with a slit at the neckline. It is often embellished with embroidery, braid, trimmings or beads. It is drawn from Middle Eastern dress and was very popular among the 1960’s counterculture. Now … Continue reading

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Swing Jacket also Swagger Jacket

A swing jacket is a short, flared and easy-fitting jacket, usually part of a suit. Swing/swagger jackets originated in the 1930’s but became most popular in the 1950’s. While, it was originally called a swagger jacket, most people use swing … Continue reading

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