Ankara print attire are appearing more and more on the BET Awards red carpet. It’s always a joy to see celebrities rocking and embracing these amazing prints. See the celebs who rocked ankara prints on the BET Awards red carpet from 2014 to 2016.
Nadia Buari in PISTIS Dashiki Romper Gown, BET Awards 2014
Ankara prints made its debut on the BET Awards 2014 red carpet. At the time, her outfit made it on a few worst dressed list, this would not be the case if this gown was worn in 2016.
Naturi Naughton in Mind of Kye Dashiki Print Gown, BET Awards 2015
Ms. Naughton’s gown was the talk of the town at the 2015 BET Awards. She opted for a custom gown made by Kyemah McEntyre who is also from New Jersey like herself. Kyemah, a few months before the award show, broke the internet with her prom dress.
Yvette Nicole Brown, BET Awards 2016
Yvette kept it simple and chic at this year’s award show by wearing a black top and printed maxi skirt by Rococo. She is no stranger to prints, as she wore a A Leap of Style dress to Essence’s 9th Annual Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon.
Tasha Smith, BET Awards 2016
Tasha Smith came to slay at the 2016 BET Awards. She wore a stylish, chic and bright yellow harem style jumpsuit by Rahyma Sleek. Can’t wait to see her future ankara print outfits.
Jidenna, BET Awards 2016
Our very own, Chief Jidenna, wore a custom made ankara print long sleeve shirt and green slim fit pants. Jidenna walked the red carpet with basketball analyst Rosalyn Gold-Onwude. Prior to walking the red carpet, the chief performed two new singles, “Little Bit More” and “The Chief Don’t Run” from his debut album Long Live The Chief at the BET Awards 2016 Pre-Show.
Which BET Awards outfit is your favorite?