A fun and stylish DIY from Orly Shani.


  • 2-3 yards of fabric
  • Neck applique
  • Sewing machine

DIY Kaftan - Home & Family


1) Fold Fabric in half

2) Measure the distance between elbow to elbow (that’s about as wide as we want it)

3) Next, cut a semi circle on the fold to create your neck hole

4) Measure 8 inches down from the fold, that will be your armhole

5) Next, sew the sides closed from 8 inches down

6) Next, apply your neck applique

7) Cut out any excess fabric

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