Ankara Photo of the Day: Ankara Bantu Knots by Laetitia Ky

Hi Ankaranistas! Happy Sunday! Today’s Ankara Photo of the Day is Ankara Bantu Knots by Laetitia Ky.

Laetitia Ky is a 21-year-old fashion designer from Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire.

In an interview with¬†Buzzfeed, Ky said¬†she has always loved hairdressing, but was inspired by the “beauty and complexity” of a photo series showing the hairstyles of African women from different tribes.

She uses a number of different tools to make her designs a reality, including pins, wool and fabric.

 

Watch the tutorial on this hairstyle below:

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