Lately we have seen ‘ankara’ accessories/ ‘kitenge’ accessories making an entrance in the fashion world. Lots of fashionistas and celebrities have been spotted rocking ‘ankara’ accessories.
Solange Knowles was spotted wearing ‘ankara’ baseball hat in one of her performance in New York. Since sccessories make up an outfit why not incorporate ‘ankara’ accessories/’kitenge’ accessories with your outfit for a stylish look.
'kitenge' sandals: Great for an off duty look
‘Ankara’ accessories are versatile and can be worn with formal or informal clothes. ‘Ankara’/’kitenge’ accessories are bold, vibrant and they will turn a boring outfit from drab to fab within minutes. ‘Kitenge/ankara’ accessories tend to spice up your outfit and there’s a wide variety of these accessories from handbags, shoes, necklaces, clutch bags, sandals, hair pieces, bangles, earrings to rings.
'kitenge' earrings: Pair the earrings with a plain or patterned outfit for a stylish look
‘Ankara’ accessories can be paired with dresses, trousers, shorts, patterned clothes for a show stopping look.
'ankara' shoes: Let your feet do all the talking with these pair of heels
Ways to wear African print accessories
Wear African print bangles with a plain or floral dress. For an evening look add colour to your outfit by carrying a colourful African print clutch bag. When it comes to your feet, let your ‘kitenge’ heels do all the talking by pairing them with trousers or dresses. Transform a simple basic top/blouse by wearing a statement African print necklace to inject colour and style to it. For an off duty look pair your chitenge sandals with a pair of shorts, basic top and a cross bag.
'ankara'/'kitenge' necklaces: Let your neck be the focal point with these statement necklace pieces
Let us know if you will be incorporating ‘ankara/kitenge’ accessories with your outfits.