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AMAZING ANKARA DESIGNS TO ROCK THIS NEW WEEK

Hey Lovelies, With the African fashion scene entering a new era it is clear that the latest designs and trends would not only harness our heritage but would promote our creativity and talent. Giving the outstanding execution of the Ankara styles that we’ve seen thus far, we believe that this generation of consumers would embrace the Ankara in more ways than we can imagine. The continuous change across the fashion and luxury industry is creating a dynamic and intoxicating opportunities across the board which makes it the best part. This is truly a new chapter and as one of the pioneer media brands we believe in setting leading examples by continually providing our ardent readers with worthy ANKARA style inspirations.  

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Fabulous Corporate Attire “Let Your Style Fit In”.

If you are the type that likes to try different styles at work in a strict work environment, letting your style fit in is the best option for you. If you are the androgynous or retro style lady, go for chic styles with a retro feel. Let your look be smart, not shabby. If you feel a bit too “mature” for the fun and fearless work lady, have a mix of contemporary with a bit 80s in a chic way just like Look 1. What counts is that whatever style you choose, never go out of your work dress code. Let it simply fit.              

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How To Rock Your High-waisted Jeans

Harmattan is here already, meaning that most of us in this country won’t be able to keep wearing shorts every day… we’ll have to resort to jeans. Want to style your high-waisted jeans like a pro so that you look chic and adorable every time you wear them? Here are style tips on how to wear high-waisted jeans. Let me know what your favorite look is! 1. Pair your high-waisted jeans with a big, chunky cardigan. Cropped sweaters look really adorable with high-waisted jeans… dress it up with heels. 2. Striped shirts are a classic, and look great tucked into high-waisted jeans. 3. Tuck a button-down shirt into your high-waisted jeans for a more sophisticated look. 4. Go for a super…

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Super Stylish African Styles To Add To Your Wardrobe

Check out these super stylish African styles and start updating your wardrobe with some of them. There is no denying the fact that African fashion has swept over major fashion scenes and now being used to make any kind of style that one can imagine. Whether it’s a trouser, top, skirts, playsuits and jumpsuits, wedding dresses, and much more, the styles are options are limitless. Below are some super stylish African styles you should check out and start updating your wardrobe with some of them. Check them all out and pick out some of them or use them as a source of inspiration for your own unique style. Good luck !!!  

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Latest Ankara Peplum Styles You Will Love

There’s something very stylish and elegant about Ankara peplum tops, these beautiful designs will add that extra flare needed to take your style to a complete new level. The Ankara peplum style was at its peak in the 1940’s, however the style has seen a revival over the past few years.  African celebrities are to credit for the revival of this classical style and the have taken upon themselves to ‘reinvent’ such elegance from a bygone era and the rest of us inevitably followed suit. As with any item of clothing the style major determinant is getting a good fit; when worn right the Ankara peplum design offers that perfect hourglass silhouette. It’s not about drawing attention to your sides, it’s…

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Top Bridal Hairstyles For Fashionable Brides

Check out these top bridal hairstyles for ladies. One of the most important elements of a woman’s styling needs for her special day is the hair. It is not a day for just any kind of hairstyle. Whether white or colored, there are special bridal hairstyles and even makeup styles that fit a wedding theme. Some of the popular bridal hairstyles ladies wear on their wedding day are updo buns, clip ins, cornrows, natural afro hair up-do and weaves. For those of you looking to buy some clip ins, weaves and closure for your wedding or any other day. And for those looking forward wearing a bridal hairstyle, below are our top bridal hairstyles for ladies. Check them all out…

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Adorable African Ankara and Kitenge Maternity Gowns & Dresses

Expecting mothers can all agree that a good maternity dress is an essential to a comfortable maternity wardrobe. In this article, we have selected different African Ankara and Kitenge maternity gowns & dresses, for your baby showers, photoshoot, weddings, and other casual occasions; style your bump in a beautiful way, every day. Our collection ticks all of your baby-bump boxes. This page is packed full of  beautiful maternity dresses for photography to help you document this special time. Ankara Styles also has pictures of long maxi maternity dresses for women as well as plus size maternity dresses in white, pink, floral, and classic black all to help you look your best.  

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SHINY PARTY DRESSES TO WOW IN

It’s officially freezing and that means winter is en route – cue panic that you have absolutely nothing to wear to the fast approaching events and parties in your bursting at the seams social calendar. What better excuse to release your inner magpie and grab yourself a sparkly new sequin dress that has you covered for every festive occasion? One of the main reasons we love sequin dresses? Besides the fact that they make you feel like a mermaid and let you shimmer from head-to-toe – they’re a job simplifier. Twinkly, glittering dresses certainly make a statement and are guaranteed to get those heads turning for all the right reasons, and so you can afford to let your new dress do all the talking. Simply slip…

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THE BEST WINTER COATS FOR YOU

Winter coats are the sartorial backbone of our seasonal wardrobe, so it’s absolutely essential that we find the perfect one. From furry lined parkas to tailored overcoats it’s all about finding the right coat to suit your lifestyle, and once again the  high street has come up trumps with a fantastic selection of affordable cover-ups that will see you through Christmas and beyond. Anything in a silk or wool mix will be a great investment piece as not only will these fabrics keep you toasty warm, but natural materials tend to last for ages if you give them due time and attention. Happy days! So whether you are choosing a winter coat to compliment an office wardrobe, or simply searching…

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THE BEST OF THE HIGH STREET’S KNEE HIGH BOOTS

Knee high boots are the perfect day-to-night footwear essential. From heels to flats, suede to leather, we take a look at all the best long boots out there. There’s no doubt about it, knee high boots are having a bit of fashion moment right now. From thigh high heeled beauties, to super practical-come-stylish flats, boots that pack a bit of height are shooting to the very top of our  lust list this season and we can’t wait to show the trend. And yes, whilst we all mourn the end of the summer months, there’s something very exciting about selecting those all-important fall staples to be worn day after day once the weather turns cooler – and luckily for us, the long…

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Few Things To Wear When You Want to Be Comfortable

The phrase “comfort is key” is a familiar one. With the prevalence of the athleisure trend over the past several years, more than ever, stylish women are finding unique ways to conquer the fashion versus comfort debate, by proving that it’s 100% possible to achieve both. Sure, leggings and sweats will always be the first things that come to mind for many people when they hear the word comfort, but the fashion crowd undoubtedly gets more creative when they want to be comfortable. So we turned to street style to narrow it down to 10 comfortable pieces that you’re sure to find in every fashion girl’s closet, and as you’ll see, none of these looks resemble the outfits that most of us wear to Netflix and chill. In fact,…

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Check out Adorable Children Hairstyles Your Kids will Love!!

Are you tired of your children carrying the same hairstyle every time? Guess this post is for you then… Good or adorable hairstyles is not only meant for adults but can be extended to our Kids too, so we have decided to show you some fantastic and fun hairstyle for your kiddos. Keep your kids or children chic this season with these charming kid hairstyles! From long to short and straight to curly, moreover, you’ll be able to keep things fresh by playing with texture and switching up their look. If you’re looking for some nice looks that will fit into your fast-paced lifestyle, here are 10 simple and lovely hairstyles that your princess will love. Check out these children hairstyles…

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Check Out Amazing Thread styles you can Rock!

Thread style is a traditional styling technique that goes back ! Thread style is usually done with a  black thread, although it can now be done with a colored ones, it is wrapped around strands of hair from just above the roots all the way to the ends. Some people feels using a thread to plait your hair might be old fashion, well that’s not true because the style is still in vogue among women. Initially threading is known among those who are trying to grow their hair and children of school age, but now done by old and young. Depending on the individual wearing the hairstyle, they can add a touch of class by making it fashionable with fancy…

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Beautiful Brides and Gele Styles For Fashionable Ladies

Beautiful Brides and Gele Styles For Fashionable Ladies

Gele Styles – Gele is a women’s cloth head scarf that is commonly worn in many parts of Southern Africa and Western Africa. Gele can be large and elaborate, simpler geles can be worn for day-to-day activities, however, the elaborate ceremonial ones are worn to weddings, special events, and church activities. Gele is usually made of a material that is firmer than regular cloth. When worn, especially for more elaborate events, the gele typically covers a woman’s entire hair as well as her ears. The only part exposed is her face and earrings on the lower part of her earlobes. The gele is accompanied by traditional local attire that may or may not have the same pattern as the headtie…

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