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DO ANKARA THE YEMI ALADE WAY

Dochase Ads Hey Lovelies Yemi Alade aka “Mama Africa” is known for her style… Unlike many of her fellow female musician, Yemi Alade knows how best to make you gasp when it comes down to her looks. There’s no single way to describe how she rocks her look, sometimes she’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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STYLISH READY TO WEAR ANKARA STYLES YOU CAN BUY

Hey Lovelies “Everyday is a fashion show and the world is a runway” The most satisfying answer to the question “where did you get this piece?” is being able to respond with a smile on your face “Well its this new brand I found, you might not have heard of…

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ANKARA STYLES TO GUIDE YOU INTO THE WEEKEND

Hey Lovelies “WEEKEND! The beginning of new life for another week” It’s yet another Friday and we are most excited because we believe that we would take the first step to an exciting weekend from today. I’ve always been of the opinion that if you have fun over the weekend,…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE NAIJA BABE

Hey Lovelies How fab is this era? Its amazing how much fashion has changed in such a short while. Long gone are the days where being expressive with your outfit was an unspoken taboo. Now, 2017 after a lot of struggle, we’ve come to realize that we can do nothing…

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ANKARA STYLES TO GLAM YOURSELF WITH THIS WEEK

Hey Divas, Talk of Africa and one of the first things that comes to your mind is Ankara styles. Africa prides herself in her popular material print called Ankara. The world of African fashion is intense and exciting. Watching the African fashion making impact across the world got my heart…

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6 CORPORATE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies “A job isn’t just a job it is who you are” If you’ve ever spent your morning deciding what to wear to work or perhaps you have a big meeting or maybe you would be out representing the company at an event then you would understand the stress…

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MATERNITY ANKARA STYLES: OLAJ AREL EDITION

Hello Mummies “It is the most powerful creation to have life growing in you. There is no bigger gift” Beyonce Knowles Carter Pregnancy is such a beautiful thing, you can’t wait to meet your bundle of joy and you can’t believe that you are creating a life form. Sometimes when…

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PECULIAR ANKARA STYLES FOR TODAY’S WOMAN

Hey Lovelies “Style is a way to say who you are without having to speak” Rachel Zoe Fashion and style are two different things entirely, while fashion says “me too” style says “only me”. The reason why some people stand out of the crowd is because of their style. Your…

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ASO EBI STYLES THAT ARE SUPER ENCHANTING

Hey Lovelies What does it mean to be stylish? A stylish person is someone who is valiant when it comes to fashion and style. Whenever a stylish person walks into the room they seem like they are the best dressed, they always look like they just rolled out of the…

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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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CHECK OUT THESE ANKARA STYLES IF YOU ARE A STUDENT

Hello Lovelies Variety is the spice of life, at least that how we humans live. Our insatiable desire for the comfort, style and glamour is what makes our lives fun and fabulous. As a young adult there is no better time to discover who you are than right now, in…

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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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ANKARA STYLES EVERY FASHION GIRL WOULD LOVE

Hey Lovelies Keeping up with fashion can be a bit daunting especially when you’ve got no clue about whats hot or not. That’s where we come in, we derived pleasure from making your life very easy. Our motto here is to provide the best style inspirations for our readers and…

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ANKARA STYLES YOU MUST SEW ASAP

Hey Lovelies What an incredible time we live in, yes we are in a recession but we’ve never experienced so much general love for the Ankara fabric and made in Nigeria fashion goods like we are right now. It’s an amazing feeling and an awesome thing to see. The emerging…

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ANKARA STYLES: GOWN

Hey Lovelies Wouldn’t you rather change up your style? Wouldn’t you rather something a bit more polished and sophisticated? People change their styles because of several reasons, it could be because they feel a little bit lost or they want something new and refreshing or perhaps they’ve changed environment. It…

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LATEST ANKARA STYLES FROM INSTAGRAM

Hey Lovelies, Nigeria fashion days before now used to be for high society ladies alone, things are however different from how they used to be. These days fashion is for everyone and thanks to instagram things have become a lot more easier. Fashion and style is a part of life…

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ANKARA SQUAD INSPIRATION

Hey Divas, If you’re a regular at Nigerian weddings, you definitely are familiar with the Asoebi Squad. The word asoebi is coined from two yoruba words: “aso” and “ebi” which respectively translate to clothes and kin. Hence, asoebi literally translates to clothes of the kin. The aso ebi squad is…

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ANKARA 101; HOT STYLES THAT YOU NEED TO SEE ASAP

Hey Lovelies Lets talk about the african print wax “Ankara” and yes african print not the capital of Turkey. The Ankara is famously worn by africans ( yes dolls not just Nigerians) and it can be said to be one of the most versatile fabrics because there is almost no…

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GORGEOUS AND FABULOUS ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies Lets not get ahead of ourselves shall we, after all the hustle and bustle we would need to catch our breath somewhere along the line. On the average every woman buys or orders for a tailored piece at least once a week making fashion a give and take…

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MUST SEE ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies There’s just something about adding a new piece to your closet; I know am not the only one that feels refreshed when I add one or two pieces in my closet. Somehow this addition helps me look at the older pieces with a fresh set of eyes. Just…

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THE COOLEST ANKARA STYLES FOR THE WEEKEND

Hey Lovelies Weekend’s for or turn-up’s mostly, other times its for relaxing and a few times for volunteering. On weekends we want to hang out with our girls, catch up on the latest gossip, visit our parents or other extended fanily, travel on a vacation… Really I could go on…

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WEDNESDAY ANKARA STYLES: FEELING MYSELF

Hey Lovelies You’re ultimately responsible for your own happiness, you are responsible for your own taste and style and you are responsible for the fashion choices that you make (except you have a personal stylist in which the responsibility is shared in half). There’s one thing to say with your…

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ANKARA ASO EBI STYLES THAT YOU’LL WANT TO GET ASAP

Hey Lovelies Everybody or at least almost everyone wants to be seen as stylish; the nigerian fashion industry has become one that is globally recognized and even though its not all about the Ankara fabric, the material still plays a huge role in the industry. Lets now bring the Ankara to…

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PRINTASTIC ANKARA STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies Every one I know loves to look good but looking good comes with a sixth sense that sadly not all poses. There are fashion enthusiast who are great with picking or drawing out styles, there are others who are perfect at combining but there are only a few…

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ANKARA FASHION: LADYLIKE

Hey Lovelies Ladies are receptive to attention its part of who we are until its not. As a lady one of the best ways we know we can seek attention from those around us is through the way we dress. Dressing is a way by which we express who we…

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FANTASTIC ANKARA STYLES YOU SHOULD SEE

Hey Lovelies Its a merry season and we’ve prescribed some Ankara-tastic styles to help you slay. Naturally if you are a regular madivas reader then you know that we are compelled to bring you the latest Ankara and aso ebi styles. A true african woman knows that the Ankara is…

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5 CUTE MONO STRAP ANKARA STYLES

Hey Lovelies The mono strap style took over the fashion scene at one point and hasn’t been as mainstream as you would expect but this doesn’t stop you from sporting the mono strap style especially when you are using the African print fabric. Now you know the African print fabric…

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HOW EVERYBODY SHOULD ROCK THE ANKARA CROP TOP

Hey Lovelies When it come to fashion trends, crop tops have taken over but when you look at the frenzy must of it is caused by anxiety. As simple looking as this fashion piece may be  it induces self consciousness but you should know that anyone can pull it off….

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LATEST ANKARA STYLES YOU NEED TO SEE

Hey Lovelies When I see these prints I marvel at the mix of colors, the creative patterns and designs and then I wonder how the name Ankara came about. As we all know the name “Ankara” is the capital of turkey and its also the name of the African print,…

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THE LATEST ANKARA STYLE TRENDS YOU NEED TO SEE

Hey Lovelies The Ankara is going places, on social media pages a lot of people figure when you wear Ankara you are identifying with your ancestral heritage. A few months back was prom month and almost every African american child was so proud to rock gorgeous and jaw-dropping gowns made…

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ANKARA STYLES YOU NEED RIGHT NOW

Hey Lovelies I’ve never been more in love with the Ankara fabric, those days when we used to limit ourselves to blouses an skirts are long gone. With the emergence of new designers and creative thinkers the Ankara has been re-branded to suit our daily need. Now we can wear…

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ANKARA STYLES FOR THE APPLE SHAPED BODY

Hey Divas, You should know you’ve got an apple shape when your body is “top heavy,” meaning you have a wide torso, broad shoulders, and a full bust, waist, and upper back. Apple-shaped bodied women also tend to have thinner arms, legs, and hips, and tend to gain weight at…

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CASUAL ANKARA STYLES TO UP YOUR GAME THIS WEEK

Hey Lovelies How’s Your Ankara game this week? If you only planning on wearing it to church or to work at most twice this week then you need to take several seats. Ankara styles should not take a back seat, rather they should be at the fore front of your style…

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ANKARA FASHION: ALL DAY, EVERYDAY!!!

Hey Lovelies The Ankara fabric has been setting the trend and this time its in full bloom, thanks to labels like Yetunde Sarumi, MidgetGiraff, Dpipertwins, Demesticthes, StellaJean and a host of other global creative fashion designers. Our beloved fabric is now loved by every other person in the world and…

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ANKARA, CULTURE AND FOOD; THE BEST OF NIGERIA

Nigeria is a great country, Its the best country in the world as far as am concerned. There are a lot of people who don’t know where nigeria is located exactly, let me help you out; This great country is located at the gulf of guinea, yea that’s right and it…

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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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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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ANKARA LOOK BOOK: CONTEMPORARY EDITION

Hey Lovelies This days our Ankara styles have taken a much more contemporary look, rather than the normal blouse and skirt our designers have become more creative and with each fashion season comes a new look, style or trend, and all of this looks are of cause created using the African…

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Latest Ankara Looks That Would Inspire You.

Ankara is known as the African fabric all over the world. In the past the Ankara fabric was limited to simple blouse and rapper or iro and buba or any other style that was termed native. These days the Ankara fabric has transitioned, there are so many style options to…

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Fascinating Ankara Styles For The Week

There are just so many fascinating ways to rock the Ankara fabric. Fashion designers are definitely not playing as they come out with knock out Ankara styles either fusing Ankara fabrics with other fabrics or creating attires from  different Ankara fabrics forming the Ankara fusion pattern. [nextpage title=”Next” ] First off we would…

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Upcoming Designer Gets Inspiration From FPN.

Hey feeps Its Fan base time, its that time of the week where we post pictures from our fans from all over Africa and beyond. We at fashion police want to do more when we see that our fans are inspired by what we publish. See how fashion police influenced…

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Ankara Inspired Work Wear

We cannot stop gushing about how versatile the Ankara print, until you join the movement and gush with us! This time around we are bringing ideas that would enable you wear Ankara to work especially if you are working in a creative environment that is not strict on the dress…

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More Ankara Styles You Would Love In 2015

Everyone is looking for the latest Ankara style to make and rock, but look no further, fashion police Nigeria has got your back. From the short gowns, to the crop tops, we will show you the Ankara styles we are loving right now and we think you will love. Are…

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AnkaraLook Bok Vol 2-THE WONDERS OF ANKARA

That title isn’t inappropriate if you really think deeply about the wonders of Ankara. The big comeback of this fabric is really amazing. I remember one time when Ankara was left for the ‘lower class’. Nobody saw anything good about this fabric. And one morning…it became the TREND and is…

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Ankara Vs Aso-Ebi Look Book Vol 1

We have decided to go through the internet to display some of the most amazing Ankara and Aso-ebi styles following multiple request from our readers from different African countries. We are particularly amazed by ankara because of the variety of color and finishing touches! We are also using this opportunity…

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More From Ankara LookBook – Best Styles of 2014

  Hello all, am sure you guys have been seeing different episodes of our ankara look book. Well its simply because we live fashion and we would continue to serve you guys with the best of the best…Winks In any case, today we dive deep into the streets of Lekki…

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