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Latest Ankara Styles 2015

ELEGANT ANKARA STYLES FOR THE NEW WEEK

Ads br Hey Divas, To a large extent, when you talk about Afro-Fashion, the name Ankara mostly always comes up, thus Ankara over time has become a world wide name and fabric to reckon with. Ankara fashion clothing designers will not stop giving out different styles every now and then, we…

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ANKARA JUMPSUIT TREND

Hey Divas, There’s one fashion item above all else that never fails to call out its wearer as a bonafide fashion girl: The jumpsuit. There’s a reason It-girls can’t get enough of this versatile one-piece. This clothing staple also happen to be the ultimate lazy girl go-to. With the all-in-one ensemble at the heart…

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ANKARA STYLES TO SEE THIS NEW WEEK

Hey Divas, It’s officially another Monday, the first day of a new week. Monday isn’t one of the favourite days for many people (I for one, am no different) as people often don’t want the weekend to end with the hope of a second Sunday. Well, we all know for…

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ANKARA STYLES: FAVORITES

Hey Lovelies This month is a one that holds a lot of activities for many folks, in some parts of the world it is referred to as a festive season but over here in Africa, Nigeria specifically… not so much. Instead, this period is filled and occupied with rain falls…

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AFTER CHURCH OUTFIT IDEA YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies While we are basking in the praise and worship while at church, we should be thinking of nothing else. Why am I saying this? Having an activity after church is not new, it happens every Sunday and so depending on where you are headed it is always best…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE OLDER WOMEN

Hey Divas, In the fast-paced fashion industry, it can often feel like there’s a glaring lens always refocusing on what’s youthful and new, neglecting and forgetting the older women. These women has proved that age is a trivial matter as they have lived through dynamic decades. They  have navigated life’s…

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BOLD AND COLOURFUL ANKARA STYLES TO ROCK

Hey Divas, The Nigerian fashion industry has witnessed the dominance of Ankara fabrics, giving a boost to the industry. Ankara styles has been visible at every social gathering  in 2016 and has since maintained its dominance even this year 2017. Ankara  print  has really  set the trend in the fashion…

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YOUTHFUL AND VIBRANT ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, At this point in this generation, it has become a normal thing to see people wearing Ankara at any time, event or place. Unlike in generation past, when Ankara was only styled and common amidst the married women, Ankara has now become an ‘it’ thing for the younger ladies…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR NIGERIAN BEAUTIES

Hey Divas, It is not an exaggeration to say Ankara styles are super gorgeous when you step out wearing them. They look cute on both slim and fat ladies with either long or short styles. Ask many Nigerian ladies, they can attest to this.  Ankara styles gives a gorgeous look that makes…

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7 ANKARA STYLES TO INSPIRE YOU THIS WEEKEND

Hello Lovelies The weekend is here what are your plans? It seems we always ask you what you are up to, well, that’s because we want to help you make the perfect style choice. The weekends are for weddings and fun so its either one or the other. For weddings,…

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6 INI EDO ANKARA STYLES THAT WOULD INSPIRE YOU

Hey Divas, Nollywood actress Ini Edo is arguably one of the most beautiful movie stars Nigeria is blessed with. The popular actress Ini Edo has been on the low on social media for the past few weeks now but she’s been sharing some stunning photos of herself rocking some fabulous looking Ankara…

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ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Divas, The fashion trend that will  never leave the Nigerian Fashion world is the Aso Ebi fashion, and one of the places you can find stylish and fashionable ladies, slaying the Aso Ebi trend will be at Nigerian Owambe parties. When it comes to turning up at parties and events,…

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10 INSPIRING ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, Ankara, though not of African origin, was embraced by Africans due to its affordability and texture which is suitable for African climate. Ankara is a 100 percent fine cotton fabric tightly woven in plain weave before different motifs and patterns were printed on it through various dyeing techniques. Ankara…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE WEEKEND

Hey Lovelies The weekend is here and am glad there’s an extra holiday so we’e got an extended day, now we can visit the friends we’ve not seen in a while or hang out with bea past a couple of hours or maybe catch a new Nigerian movie at the…

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HOT ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES

Hey Lovelies, I love the Ankara fabric, I mean its the best fabric and I know you all agree with me. The Ankara is just too perfect, good for our native wear and good for casual wear. The Ankara is Africa’s choice fabric, every true African and even those on…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THIS EASTER

Hey Divas, The Easter period is here and as usual comes with a full weekend (plus Monday) holiday. Who doesnt look up or love holidays? I think we all do since it is usually a time to relax and take a break from work. Easter is a celebration of Jesus…

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ANKARA INVASION STYLE INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Are you in the bold fashionable lot such that prints -African prints at that- are your most favourite thing? If so then I’m sure your wardrobe already brags an Ankara print garment or two. Seemed before it was crazy to go and buy a bundle of fabric and…

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10 ANKARA HEADWRAPS FOR INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, Headwrap style is no new trend. It’s been on for ages in Africa and has been infused into the international street style scenes. Apart from it being totally ethnic and Afrocentric, it adds on a chic and edgy vibe to any look especially when done right. The Head wrap…

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FEEL THE BEAUTY OF THESE SHOW STOPPING ANKARA STYLES

Hey Divas, African clothing comes in a wide variety in style and design, but there is one peculiar characteristics among them all and that is the fact that they are colourful, bright and elegant and often very comfortable. African fashion has different ways of expressing their beauty and elegance. Some…

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WEEKEND ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies The weekends are the time to have fun, to party, to visit family, hang out with the girls, go window shopping… Trust me guys I could go on and on but while the thought of having a great time over the weekend makes you feel great, something can…

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THE TRENDING ANKARA STYLES TO SEE NOW

Hey Divas, Nigerian fashion has grown overtime beyond what was estimated 10 years ago and the growth is in no way slowing down and new fashion trends keeps coming out every now and then. One clothing material stands out of all the clothing materials used for designing these entire fashion…

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STUNNING ANKARA STYLES FOR PLUS-SIZE LADIES

Hey Divas, Women are going crazy over Ankara Styles, it’s a beautiful way to express your Fashion sense in the African way without breaking the rules, Ankara styles are hot and trendy, with new creative and beautiful looks coming up every time. Everyone turns when a person steps out in…

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FASHIONABLE ANKARA STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies Growing up in Nigeria you could instantly tell that the Ankara fabric was important, while the few rich people refused to buy it the average and the poor were all too happy about the fabric. I remember back then when my grandma was still in Lagos, there used…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE WEEK

Hey Lovelies We love fashion but lets face it while the world of fashion can be electrifying and fun it can also be a bit formidable. Yes darlings, fashion isn’t ordinary, its not a toy you can play with, fashion is a force to reckon with and that’s why we…

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CHECK OUT THESE COOL STYLES IN OUR ANKARA CATALOG

Hey Lovelies Don’t you just love when you play dress up? Its exciting isn’t it? I find dressing attractively to be something that one should endeavor to do everyday. For lazy girls like me, we like to roll out of bed, wear the first thing that looks fancy and pi-volt…

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ANKARA TUESDAY: LOVE EDITION

Hey Lovelies How does it feel to celebrate the day of love? Well I for one think we should love ourselves and our neighbors every single day but then this is the day we put the love to test by sharing and receiving gifts. Today, we at Madivas share our…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE CORPORATE NIGERIAN WOMAN

Hey Lovelies Is there anything more sexier than a business woman who is strengthened and confident? The power that radiates from a confident woman is always obvious from the way she carries herself to what comes out from her mouth, however because we human beings are visual, making a good…

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EXPERIENCE FREEDOM IN THESE CASUAL ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies There is nothing as amazing as a comfortable outfit that is also very stylish… Many times when we say casual we think of clothes like over sized tee-shirt and boyfriend joggers or over sized jeans and shirt, this are comfortable no doubt but they wouldn’t win you any…

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THE ANKARA HAREM PANTS AND JUMPSUIT STYLE

Hey Lovelies So the harem pants is what we refer to as the Mansa Musa because it resembles the pants that was worn during the era of the king. The Nepal’s, Indians Pakistan’s and the middle eastern would beg to differ because the harem pants formally known as the harem…

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THE ANKARA BAGS TREND YOU NEED TO JOIN NOW

Hey Divas, Ankara have come a long way and it is now part of our everyday wardrobe, people have taken the fabric to a whole new level by making different accessories from it. One of those accessories is the Ankara bags given that ankara have gone from the days of…

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MID-WEEK ASO EBI STYLE LOOK BOOK

Hey Lovelies Its Wednesday, two more days to Friday and three more to Saturday. If you have a party to attend and you still haven’t found the right aso ebi style for you, then don’t worry as we have created an aso ebi style look book that would help you…

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ANKARA STYLES: GLAMOROUS EVERYDAY LOOKS

Hey Lovelies There’s no need to introduce the Ankara fabric to you, we all know and love it but how many of us can wear it more than 3 times a week? That’s a question I know the answer too, about 20% which is very low considering the potency of…

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6 ANKARA STYLES AND THE INSPIRATION BEHIND THEM

Hey Lovelies The Ankara fabric is tastefully unique and it is beloved by everyone who owns it. The print and designs are satisfactory, the texture and length are just perfect, what’s not to love. There’s no need to remind you of how the Ankara fabric has transitioned from just a local…

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6 BEST WAYS TO KEEP YOUR ANKARA FABRIC FROM FADING.

Ma Divas! Caring for your ankara fabric requires having a basic knowledge of what type of fabric it is. The hydrophilic nature of ankara fabric gives it the ability to absorb moisture quickly and dry fast. This gives the fabric a cooling effect and makes it perfect for sunny weather. These are…

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8 FABULOUS CONTEMPORARY ANKARA STYLE INSPIRATIONS

Hey Lovelies So, naturally I’ve got some fabulous Ankara fabric lying around the house and I’ve been thinking about what to do with them. For some unknown reason, I don’t have enough everyday modern styles made from the Ankara fabric which is a bit baffling. Some how I’ve succeeded in…

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AVE-THE FISHBONE SPRING/SUMMER 2016 COLLECTION

Ayo Van Elmar (AVE) is a global household name, the brand is known to provide high quality wears, they are always unique and Afrocentric and they always strive to give customers 100% satisfaction. The brand can also boast of paying attention to the corporate responsibility and needs of the growing…

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CELEBRITY STYLE CRUSH: DAKORE EGBUSON AKANDE

Hi Beautiful! Guess who is on our celebrity style crush list this time. Well, give it up for the beautiful mother of two, Dakore Egbuson Akande. This diva is one of the Nollywood actresses who usually gets it right when it comes to fashion; she never lets us down. Down…

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BEST CUT TOPS FOR THE BUSTY WOMEN

Don’t fret ladies, I am going to give you a hint about those particular tops that can flatter that heavy top half of your body so look no further, I’m here to help you whether you are the curvaceous type with the full bust, defined waist and full hips or perhaps…

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6 AMAZING CASUAL LOOKS FOR YOUR AFTER CHURCH OUTFIT IDEA

Hey Lovelies It would be safe to assume you already have the fashion basics down, by basics I mean you already have the most important wardrobe staple like dresses, jeans, shirts, tops, shorts, trusted little black dress, heels etc This means all that’s left is how you can style and…

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ANKARA JUMPSUIT STYLE TREND

Hey Lovelies Ankara fabric took the world by storm just a few years ago, Ankara fashion has definitely upgraded from the normal skirt and blouse or Iro and Buba style, now our fashion designers and tailors have realized how to play around with the fabric and they’ve since discovered how limitless…

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OWOGHIRI’S TEMPEST COLLECTION LOOKBOOK

Hey Lovelies This collection is revamped by peaceful owoghiri, the collection is known as the tempest collection because the theme is based on the “Tempest” a story by Shakespeare. This collection takes a look at the blend of almost modern type fashion with a retro look.  The lookbook aims to…

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ANKARA INSPIRED LOOKBOOK

Hey Lovelies Ankara styles are just amazing and I’ve decided to create an Ankara inspired lookbook show casing inspiring Ankara attires that would knock you off your feet. Lets start off with Karen All The front of this Ankara peplum blouse looks amazing with the peter pan collar but the…

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Outfit Of The Day OOTD #6

Hey Lovelies, There are so many amazing styles we noticed on Instagram today but here are our top six; Each outfit of the day looks amazing This style is so unique, here this diva rocks a semi umbrella like Ankara skirt which she pairs with an off-shoulder crop top and platform…

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CAT EYE GLASSES: TIPS ON HOW TO WEAR

Cat eye glasses was an 80’s trend but It faded over time. Like all  things chic and glamorous the cat eye glasses is making a big come back. It is one trend i totally love and hope it becomes a major trend for many years to come. Below are tips on how…

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TURN UP WITH 6 FIERCE AFTER CHURCH OUTFIT IDEAS

Hey Lovelies So what would you turn up in after church? Don’t know? Here’s a clue for you. Below are six lovely pieces well put together to give you an idea of what to wear to whatever occasion or event you’ve got attend after church, whether its brunch with your…

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