Everybody loves Ankara! And even though the wax print fabric did not originate in Africa, the vibrant prints have become a part of our cultural identity.
This new series is a celebration of Ankara – a fashion staple that remains a constant in our wardrobes, despite fashion’s revolving door of trends. Every week we will share the most fabulous styles we spot to celebrate the creativity of these stylish folk we feature, inspire your next look and for your viewing pleasure.
This beyond gorgeous ankara co-ord set is polished enough for work or a semi-formal event.
Style clashing ankara print by Tribes by Nobs the CeeC way.
A cute take on traditional ankara.
Styling this ankara jumpsuit with fringe earrings was genius!
We are obsessed with Zimbawean blogger Rutendo Tichiwangani in this ankara print style.
Exaggerated sleeves? Yes please!
Styling her green ankara top with yellow pants was a masterstroke
Dunnie Onasanya wears this vibrant Ofuure matching dress and headwrap well
A delightful trumpet hem dress.
The ruffled sleeves on this jumpsuit gives it an elevated look.
This menswear ankara look is a whole vibe.
An ankara shirt dress is always a good idea.
You’ll need an ankara boubou on your next vacation
The ruffles on this otherwise simple wrap dress takes things up a notch.
This BellaStylista makes a strong case for head to toe ankara.
Matching Daddy daughter fits? Sign us up!
This Ghanaian BellaStylista shines in this sexy lace and ankara number.
Linda Osifo schools us on how to rock casual ankara