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Check out the top 10 Ankara styles for guys in 2017 (Photos)

What do you know about Ankara Fashion Styles? This is one of the traditional African styles that have become fashionable. The streets of Lagos have made Ankara one of the worldwide trends in the fashion industry. Today Ankara patterns can be worn by men as well as women. However, this article will focus on Ankara Styles for men. Check out the top 10 Latest Ankara Styles for guys in 2017!

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What is Ankara Style?

As mentioned above, Ankara style is one of the native styles for male and female in Africa. It has become a hit fashion trend that has spread worldwide. This African Fashion style can be seen on the catwalks all around the world. Countless superstars, celebrities have been spotted wearing Ankara fashion styles` suits and dresses. You only need to check out fashion boutiques anywhere in Nigeria to choose your Ankara style.

ankara styles for guys

If you are still confused on what Ankara is, just know this: “Ankara is the word used to describe the printed fabric found in African and Nigerian native wears.” Ankara style can not only be found in clothes but also accessories, jewellery, shoes and bags.

Ankara has been produced in Africa as a part of the traditional clothing. Nevertheless, with mainstream trends and variations of this style – it`s hard to define what Ankara is. Everyone in Africa tries to make their own versions of Ankara Style.

ankara styles for guys

The emergence of Ankara prints showed up in the 1980s. That was the time when fabrics manufacturers in West Africa increased the production of Ankara clothes to meet the demand. Therefore, it made a crucial impact on the Nigerian and West African economy. This means that African prints became internationally recognised.

Latest Ankara Styles

ankara styles for guys

Due to increasing popularity of Ankara styles for guys and girls – the textile industry in some parts of Nigeria is booming! This is another reason to buy authentic Ankara style in Nigeria!

It seems that African designers now have the tendency to mix Ankara style with some pieces of European classics. You can see traditional European Jackets made in Ankara Fashion. Another significant trend is practicality. Ankara is one of the Nigerian indigenous styles, so people in Nigeria will likely wear it on the streets of Lagos. Therefore, some minimalistic tendencies like Jacket and Shorts for everyday trips have become popular. Designers also play around with different varieties for Ankara shirts.

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Ankara Jacket and Shorts

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Jacket and shorts are one of the most practical variations for Ankara Styles for guys. You can mix Ankara style shorts with monotone shirts or vice versa.

ankara styles for guys

One of the trendiest colours for this season would be orange. Just take a close look at the combination of orange jacket and shorts above. You can wear this style of clothes for a beach outing.

Ankara Jacket and Pants Style

ankara styles for guys

You can wear Ankara printed jackets and pants with a monotone t-shirt underneath. Black or white T-shirts are the most proper for this trend.

ankara styles for guys

You can wear Ankara jacket and pants to official and business meetings to emphasise your authentic touch of African fashion.

Ankara Jackets

ankara styles for guys

You can opt for Ankara shirts with a pair of simple trousers. This style is the best suited for long strolls in a park. If you want to impress your girlfriend – just wear plain trousers, monotone t-shirt and light scarf with Ankara Jacket. You will add some romantic touch in this way.

Ankara Trousers

ankara styles for guys

Plain one colour T-Shirt and Ankara trousers will make you look really trendy. If you want to enjoy a casual stroll with friends, these Ankara trends will inspire you.

Ankara Shirts

ankara styles for guys

You can buy Ankara shirts in most boutiques in Nigeria.

ankara styles for guys

It`s a simple solution if you want to add a special touch to your casual style. It will also emphasise your authentic style and taste in fashion.

Ties and Accessories

ankara styles for guys

If you want to stand out at your office or you enjoy a smarter look, then consider adding an Ankara tie to your formal outfit. It`s one of the latest Ankara styles for guys! The simple detail will change your look enormously! You might want to get an Ankara belt or buttons.

How about a scarf? How would you look if you combine a pair of Ankara trousers and a scarf? Take a look at more native styles for guys!

ankara styles for guys

What Ankara Style do you prefer? Ankara is one of the trendiest African styles in the world. You should try one of the variants offered above!

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Ladies! Check out these trending Ankara styles for 2017 (Photos + Video)

A new collection of the best Ankara skirt and blouse 2017 is here for you! Pay attention to the latest models! Be in a trend! Follow these fashionable ideas of Ankara styles!

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

Latest Ankara skirt and blouse styles

Ankara amazes the imagination with its new collection of skirts and blouses 2017! This season Ankara fashion presents a wide range of skirts of different lengths and styles. In this collection, there are short pencil skirts above the knees, midi skirts, as well as long narrow skirts and flared to the bottom skirts.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

A very popular style in Africa when it comes to skirts is the “Mermaid’s tail” style and it is represented here too. This season Ankara styles for ladies presents items of complex cut, as well as one or more slits for daring girls.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos) Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

As for the blouses, unique Ankara styles have the usual blouses and peplum blouses. Such blouses with a round, rectangular or triangular neckline are still very popular in the collection of 2017. The sleeves of the tops are short, three-quarters or long and extended to the bottom. There are blouses without sleeves too. This season open shoulders and cutouts on the back are also very trendy.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

Many ladies enjoy having lace added at the top of the blouse, in the décolleté zone and on the sleeves. The colour of the lace either fits the basic colours of the ankara according to the shade or contrasts with them. It combines with the other shades harmoniously and emphasises the beauty of the blouse. The collection uses different types of decorations.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

It should be noted that wrappers and tops are also very popular this year. They are also represented in this collection. Fashionable women will be able to choose any style that suits their taste in Ankara blouse and wrapper styles.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

Skirt and blouse combinations

Blouses and skirts of beautiful Ankara fabrics are made, as a rule, in one colour solution, creating a joint ensemble. There are different variants of a skirt and blouse combinations in this collection. A monochrome skirt and a multi-coloured top, or a multi-colored skirt and a monochrome blouse are showcased in this latest Ankara skirt and blouse styles 2017. There are variants of joining tops and blouses of different but matching colours, as well as the presence of any common elements in a top and skirt design.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

Ankara lovers also know how to pick the best gele to go with the look. As a rule, gele is a bright element and it draws attention to the woman’s face. In the collection of the latest skirt and blouse designs in 2017, geles are mostly matched in one colour or tone with basic clothing, but there are also contrasting variants.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

The colours of Ankara designs for skirt and blouse

The colour palette of Ankara designs for skirt and blouse is always elegant and quite diverse. The colour of the sea wave, blue colours, and shades, as well as coral and yellow, remains popular. Purple colour does not go out of fashion too. Many lovers of Ankara skirt and blouse usually go for pink fabric and varied palette of its shades.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

There are elements of green colour in this collection too. Skirt and blouse styles of the season 2017 have many combinations of pink and blue, yellow and blue, brown and yellow and pink and brown colours. There are also compounds of three or even four colours and shades in one wardrobe item.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

As for the ornament, traditional African ornaments, floral patterns, as well as geometric small and large figures dominate in collection 2017.

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

The Ankara fashion season 2017 is bright and sunny. The latest Ankara skirt and blouse styles attract attention with their unusual colour combinations. Traditional, but in some ladies, quite a brave avant-garde cut should be noted too.

 

Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos) Checkout these Trending Ankara Skirts and Blouses in 2017 (Photos)

Fashionable women following the most recent Ankara styles will admire these new types of blouses and skirts. These clothes from the latest collection will emphasise all the dignity of your figure and help you to look great at work, on vacation or at any important event.

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