6 TRENDY WAYS TO STYLE AFRICAN PRINTS THIS SPRING

Spring time is almost here, friends! And we are ready for it. Glad Winter and its chilliness are finally making way for some freshness, colours and sunnier days.

It’s also time for some spring cleaning in your cupboard and to replace the dark and dull hues and layers with some sunshine and bright colours.

Because of the warmer temperature, you need to get yourself fabrics that easily absorb sweat and allow free flow of air that will keep you feeling fresh and comfortable all day long. Thankfully, African Print fabrics meet these criteria and should be on top of your fashion collections this Spring.

In this post, we have listed ways you can style African Print and look gorgeous this Spring time. Let’s go!

 1.  MIX AND MATCH ANKARA DENIM

Bored of the usual Ankara outfit, you can spice up your look with a mix of the African print fabric and some denim to give you that casual, girly look. You can go for a one-piece dress:

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Or if you prefer, a two-piece with the denim as top or bottom.

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2.  OFF-THE-SHOULDERS FRILL SLEEVES TOP

If you are the type that loves to show off some skin, but not too much, then the off-shoulder frill sleeves top is for you. You can pair this with plain coloured pants and accessories and you’re great to go!

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 3.  HEAD WRAPS

Headwraps have gone beyond being protective head covering to become a fashion accessory to reckon with. They help to bring colour and sass to any outfit and can be styled in so many different ways from simple to more complicated looks. If you want to highlight your personality and stand out of the crowd, wearing a headwrap is the way to go. Here are some inspiration for you.

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 4.  AFRICAN MIDI SKIRTS

Pair this African print Ankara style with a tank for a casual look or with an elegant blouse for a more formal look.

 

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 5.  AFRICAN PRINTS MAXI SKIRT

For a casual look for that evening dinner or outing with friends, you can rock a maxi skirt with a matching tank top and matching scarf. Or if you want to go for a fuller look, you can match your maxi skirt with an off shoulder top. Whichever makes you comfortable, really.

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 6.  MIX-MATCH AFRICAN PRINTS

Don't be afraid to explore your creativity by mixing different African Print patterns, but you have to be careful so you don’t end up looking like a masquerade. The secret is to find a balance between the fabric in terms of colour and pattern. Take a look at some outfits below for some mix and match trends.

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Which of these style ideas are you going to try? Or do you have other style ideas perfect for Spring? Do share with us.

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