Velvet is a type of woven tufted fabric in which the cut threads are evenly distributed. It is woven on a special loom that weaves too thickness of the material at the same time. Velvet can be made from synthetic or natural fibres. Historically, velvet has a long association with wealth, power, monarchy and the church, this glossy material was flaunted by royalty and the wealthy but nowadays, it is available to all. People associate the fabric with nobility. It is considered as one of the most luxurious materials available in the market. As such, Ankara and velvet styles are very unique.
Velvet can be quite cossy when worn; pairing it with Ankara fabric creates that lovely look you want. It is a lush material that screams luxury, grandeur, history and high taste; Ankara and velvet styles are a very interesting combination as the deep rich appearance of the fabric contrasting glossily against the colourful prints of Ankara make’s for a very glamorous look.
Since velvet is a material you can wear all day, it can be combined with Ankara to make any style to suit any event; it makes the wearer look great, impressive and regal.
Scroll below to see some creative Ankara and velvet styles…..
You want to do something different; Ankara and velvet styles are definitely the way to go. Velvet is not a trend that comes and goes, it is always around maybe not in the forefront but you’ll always find it in the background.
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