The summer edition of All Things Ankara Pop Up 2017: DMV took place on Saturday and Sunday, July 22nd and 23rd at Photogroup Inc. in Silver Spring, MD.

As attendees and shoppers made their way inside the venue, they were greeted with big gold ATA Balloons and our welcome sign.

Shop the Wendy Dress by Jis Bel at the All Things Ankara Marketplace here.

Vendors overall had a wide selections of vibrant ankara print fabrics, clothing and accessories.

Shop the Chloe Top by Diale Collections on the ATA Marketplace here.

Shop the Ankara Floral Maxi Skirt by Jis Bel on the ATA Marketplace here.

Shop Afrodesiac Worldwide on the All Things Ankara Marketplace here.

Shop Yetunde Sarumi at the ATA Marketplace here

Shop the Afi Mimic Dress by Akese Stylelines on the ATA Marketplace here

Shop TrufacebyGrace on the ATA Marketplace here.

Designers we love! Jessica from Ankara Streets and Yetunde from Yetunde Sarumi Collection.

Shop Jessica’s look here and Yetunde Sarumi’s look here.

Our real-life mannequins aka brand ambassador models posed in clothing from designers selling at the pop up.

Shop the Wendy Dress by Yetunde Sarumi at the All Things Ankara Marketplace here.

What a striking pose!

Shop the Extravaganza Pants by Kadjoe Designs here.


All designs are by Kadjoe Designs.

Shop Kadjoe at the All Things Ankara Marketplace here.

Ankara Street Style photos of attendees were taken by Bunmi Abari of Kodak Junkie and Shanell Brown of Reign Noire. See the post on the Ankara Street Style at the pop up here.

Attendees came to “shop like a boss”. See for yourself below.

Attendees came to slay as well.

Shop the Rayo Top by Yetunde Sarumi on ATA here.

People loved the couch decorated with Decortege home decor.

Shop the Adjoua Dress by Kadjoe at the ATA Marketplace here.

A few of our lovely cashiers.

Special guest included fashion models and social media influencers, Armanda Tounghi aka Glow Princess and Destiny Owusu aka Ohwawa.

Wee see you Ohwawa.

This profile photo is everything.

We see you Glow Princesss.

Thanks guys for being our special guest.

Walking from the pop up like…

Squad Goals.

L-R (Chidi, Jasmine, FlappJack, Agnes, Troy and Myself.) Chidi and Jasmine are the event coordinator. FlappJack beat my face. Agnes did my hair and Troy is the creative director.

One love.

Serving angels.

Oh thats me! One of my things from this venue are the vintage salon hair dryers.

Hope you enjoyed this post. Smooches!


For more information on the All Things Ankara Pop Up, visit

View all the photos from the pop up here

Pop Up: Ankara Street Style at All Things Ankara Pop Up 2017: DMV (7/22-23/2017)
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Nikki Billie Jean


Nikki Billie Jean is the founder and editor-in-chief of All Things Ankara. She is also a fashion designer, fashion stylist, fashion director, campaign producer and event producer. View more of her work at:

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