Ever wonder what the difference is between a shift dress and a sheath dress? Never really understood the whole “Couture” thing? Use our Style Vocab resource to brush up on some commonly used fashion terms and phrases and improve your fashion IQ – because hey, it takes more than just great clothes to be stylish!
A Kaftan (or Caftan), is a full-length garment with elbow-length or long sleeves. It is similar to a tunic in fit, but it is generally much longer in its length.
A Kangaroo Pocket is pocket created from the seaming of once piece of material over another, with the vertical ends left open. The style is most commonly seen on sweatshirts.
A Keyhole Neck describes a neckline that features a tear drop shaped hole that buttons at the top of the neckline. The “keyhole” helps expand the neckline when unbuttoned and can be found in either the front or the back of the garment.