Goldie Hawn shines in fabulous '70s-style bohemian kaftan

Goldie Hawn
Goldie Hawn looked brought the glamour on a fancy night out. Source: Getty

Fashion is a fickle game and history has taught us it’s only a matter of time before what’s old is new again. That appears to be the case for one of the most iconic looks from the 1970s — the kaftan — and we’ve got Goldie Hawn to thank for its comeback.

Hawn, 72, is no stranger to a bold outfit and the adored actress sported one of her most flattering yet on Tuesday, with a wild ’70s-inspired colourful kaftan. 

The floor-length kaftan featured an assorted mix of patterns, including flowers, tribal prints, geometric shapes and stripes. Goldie kept her accessories simple opting for a gold pair of hoop earrings and a coordinating necklace. 

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The gorgeous bohemian style was reminiscent of the classic ’70s looks made famous by ‘It girls’ Olivia De Havilland and Lucille Ball. 

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Goldie Hawn looking fantastic in a colourful kaftan. Source: Getty

And who doesn’t love a great throwback? It’s no secret kaftans were all the craze in the ’70s. Lightweight and flowy, kaftans are incredibly comfy to wear and can take you from day-to-night with a simple change of shoes and jewellery. The best part is, they compliment all body shapes while still looking stylish and glamorous. 

The much-loved kaftan came in a range of fabrics, from silk to wool, and it seemed everyone had one hanging in their wardrobe! An array of celebrities and personalities have sported them over the years. 

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Adored British actress Olivia De Havilland donned a colourful kaftan in 1971, while on a dinner date with the late former British Prime Minister Edward Heath.

Olivia De Havilland looking glamorous in a colourful kaftan. Source: Getty

The late Princess Diana was snapped wearing a kaftan on a visit to Saudi Arabia in 1986. 

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The late Princess Diana sporting a blue kaftan. Source: Getty

And the late American actress Lucille Ball was picture with Dick Van Dyke in the kaftan’s sister gown, a muumuu dress. 

Lucille Ball pictured with with Dick Van Dyke. Source: Getty

Do you remember owning a kaftan? Are you still a fan? Do you think Goldie pulled it off? 

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