Without being vain, there are just some things women of today, regard as highly important. Without a doubt, one of those things is the way they look. From hair, to accessories, to clothing; women are not joking again.
As African women, we have a wider array of options when it comes to dressing. Particularly, the availability of what we call Ankara materials, means we can turn them into whatever styles we want them to be. We can choose to make them into western styles like suits and dresses, or we can recreate our regular designs.
Even those, have various ways they could be adopted. The problem then comes to choosing the particular style for the particular event you want to go for, and the one that suits you most. Being that there are thousands of possible styles to turn your Ankara material into, the job is a few times harder. This is why we need a lot of help. Leaving your tailor to come up with a style, might have you shooting yourself in the leg. It is always better to choose from things that have worked for other people. Thanks to Instagram, your job is a hundred times easier. Here are some of the top Instagram accounts that you can visit to shop a style from.
With over 1.1 million followers on Instagram, this is one of the biggest Instagram accounts for window shopping Ankara styles. While most of their pictures are centred on Lace and other Asoebi materials, they show a lot of Ankara styles as well. From celebrities to everyday people, this account shows the latest styles of the year and you can make your choice with ease.
This is part of the BellaNaija family, so you know they are on top of their game when it comes to showing the latest trends in town. Find a style here, get a good tailor, and you’ll be good to go.
While @ankarastyles has just around 201 thousand followers, it’s majorly about Ankara for them. Hence, it is probably better than @asoebibella with respect to finding a style you’re your Ankara material. Ankara Styles by Mawuli, is one of the trusted accounts to find Ankara styles from. They have a website, www.myankarastyles.com, and they also feature a lot of their styles as well.
Another wonderful Instagram accounts that is run by Nigerians for the display of fashion forward styles, is @selectastyle. It’s so easy; do what they say! When looking for a style to turn your beautiful material(s) to, this account would give you over seven thousand options you can navigate through with ease.
With 190 thousand followers, they too are big to a good extent. They even have a website, www.selectastyle.com, where they feature and talk about some of the best Ankara styles available for you to try on.
These are just some of the trusted IG accounts for getting styles from that we know. If you have other trusted pages you use, tell us and help others.