Food and Style with an African Twist

White Kaftan, Green Jeans

I have noticed that indoor photos make me look a bit oompa loompaish, you get my drift? Charlie and the chocolate factory anyone?

I have a bit of thing for kaftans, I love how they hide many sins and are very stylish and comfortable.  I bought this white one two years ago from Forever New and believe you me, its one of my favorite tops.  The cotton fabric is so soft on my skin, it's a true pleasure.  I love how it can be dressed down with jeans and flats like I have done here or it can be given a bit of an attitude with a serious pencil skirt and heels, whack on drop earrings and voila, you are the life of the party.

Thank you for coming over, take your time, look around and let me know what you think.
Outfit Details

Kaftan: Forever New
Jeans: Jeans West
Shoes: Novo
Bag: Gift from my Niece
Cuff: Diva
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22 comments

  1. I love finding other Australian bloggers too! Love this look. The top is so pretty and I adorethe green it is such a beautiful shade. I adore green so much recently.

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  2. If I could I would snatch that top from you. Love it! You look adorable.

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    1. Hahaha Glenda, I would happily give it to you. Glad you like it.

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  3. Loving this top, totally gorgeous on you! Hope you have a fab weekend. x

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    1. Thank you Vix, fab weekend to you too. xoxo.

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  4. Great top on you and can wear forever. There is nothing better in the summer like white cotton on your skin.

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  5. Cool, relaxed and cute casual look. Lovely!! Have a great weekend hun. :-)

    missymayification.blogspot.co.uk

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  6. Such a cute and simple outfit, I really love those silver metallic flats!

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  7. What a pretty outfit! I love the detail on the shirt and it looks great with the green jeans. Taking pictures inside always gives a different look than outside shots, so funny, lol!
    Tiffany
    www.stylestealsandstilettos.com

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  8. I can understand why you love it so much. It has beautiful detail and you look great in it!

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  9. Elsie your blouse is splendid!
    Happy weekend dear!
    Baci,
    Coco
    Coco et La vie en rose / Bloglovin / Facebook

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    1. Thanks ma cherie Coco. Happy weekend!

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  10. The top is adorable on you! Love it with your jeans and cute shoe. Pretty bag and gold cuff.

    blue hue wonderland

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    1. Thank you Ann, so glad you like it!

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  11. The kaftan is so pretty. I like the white with the turquoise jeans. I love my kimonos for the same reason...they hide lots of things!
    Debbie
    www.fashionfairydust.blogspot.com

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  12. Hey I absolutely love this top Elsie! It is gorgeous. I think I may have already thanked you on IG for coming to *FiF*, but if not, here I am 'thank ing you' lol.

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Thanks for checking out my blog and leaving me a comment. I love reading your views as they inspire me to continue doing this blog. Love Elsie

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