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Category Archives: Features

Celebrities & Wrap It Up Wednesday: Rest In Peace to the Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou

Rest in Peace to the Phenomenal Woman Maya Angelou April 4th, 1928-May 28th,2014 — Pretty women wonder where my secret lies. I’m not cute or built to suit a   fashion model’s size    But when I start to tell them, They think I’m telling lies. I say, It’s in the reach of my arms, […]

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Ankara Street Style / A.S.S. of The Day: Rochelle of Beauticurve

Our Ankara Street Style / A.S.S. of The Day is Rochelle of Beauticurve I am really digging this outfit and I love how she paired it with cheetah heels Love Love Love! Read after the jump to see more pictures  and to see where Rochelle got her skirt from Rochelle got her skirt from Nigerian […]

Nikki Billie Jean: “Significance of The African Headwrap”

Hi Ankaranistas! Over the weekend, Nunu Wako and I met up at a local African fabric store in the D.C. Metropolitan Area, to discuss the significance of the African headwrap.  We met up at Per-Fit African Custom, a store in Takoma Park, Maryland. Breath taking Vlisco wall at Per-fit. More deets on Nunu at: nunuwako.com

Ankara Street Style of The Day: Chinelo of My Style Oasis

   Today’s Ankara Street Style / A.S.S. of The Day   is  Chinelo of My Style Oasis Loving Her Ankara Skirt =)   Read After the Jump to See More Pictures  and Details on Her Outfit I am definitely loving Chinelo’s Outfit So colorful! Your mom did an awesome job making your skirt =)   Check […]

Ankara Street Style of The Day: Irony of Ashi

Today’s Ankara Street Style of The Day is Agatha of Irony of Ashi. Agatha is wearing a half shoulder ankara print peplum top, a pair of ankara print earrings, a blue skirt, black pumps and an array of accessories. See more photos below.

Camp: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Presented with Ankara Skirt During Visit to Camp GLOW in Lilongwe, Malawi

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton visited Camp GLOW (Girls Leading Our World) an annual, world wide young women’s empowerment camp, organized and run by Peace Corps Volunteers, in Lilongwe, Malawi during her recent visit Africa.

Celebrity Style: Lady Gaga in a Burberry Prorsum Spring/Summer 2012 Ankara Jacket

We love when celebrities wear ankara print clothing! On November 17th 2011, Lady Gaga was spotted in an ankara print jacket by Burberry Prorsum from their Spring/Summer 2012 collection.