A kaftan is a long loose dress, similar to a tunic. The Kaftan has been a popular item of clothing for many cultures over the generations and usually is adapted to local tastes and requirements.
A Kaftan top is the loose fitting dress that is usually worn as a loose-fitting garment. It comes in many variations depending on geographical location and culture. In India it is a casual item of clothing worn when the weather is hot and sometimes as a cover up on the beach.