Caftan History

African-American woman in zebra and cheetah print caftan with matching headwrap

Caftans mix modern design with timeless heritage for the perfect wardrobe go-to. Get tips on styles and accessories–and get inspired by their African origins.

How to Make Afrocentric Fashion Part of Your Wardrobe

Black woman in Afrocentric Blue and gold long jacket dress pantsuit

You know the basics of traditional Afrocentric fashion, but are you familiar with the modern reinvention? Today’s creative Afrocentric designers are combining traditional elements with contemporary western styles to create fresh, exciting looks for work, church, social events and more. Here are some ideas to help incorporate Afrocentric style into your modern American wardrobe.