Some women prefer wearing their nails really long. We can’t find a reason why you shouldn’t do that too. However, short nails have their charms as well. You can always count on them. They are practical and less likely to be broken.
Brides often opt for short nails to keep them good looking and practical. They are great for working moms, busy women, and everyone who don’t like to think about their nails that much.
Short nails can be fascinating. From classy manicures to really complicated ones you can achieve them all even if your nails are pretty short.
There are certain nail colors for short nails that look better than others. Some colors can even make your nails visually longer, of you wish so.
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What makes African print dresses very special to local people is that they are not only inspired by the African culture and traditions but also the fact that they are made in Africa by local artisans. Some of the well known African print fabrics include Ankara, Dashiki, Gele, Kitenge, Aso, Kente, Batakari and many more. This article is going to expound on different African wear styles including the latest fashion styles Africa.
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Kente, is a type of silk and cotton fabric made of interwoven cloth strips made in Ghana. It is one of the most popular African dresses as we see it in movies such as the Black Panther.
Kente cloth comes in various colors, sizes, and designs and is worn during very important events such as traditional marriage or engagement, graduation ceremonies, and other important gathering
Kente can now be styled into peplum dress, gowns, kaba and slit, suits, jackets, and shorts.
In our last post, we focused on classy office outfits and we brought nice selections of classic office ideas for everyone to try on. Today, our focus is on Ankara outfits. Like we promised earlier to brighten your fashion collection this season with the latest trends in the African fashion industry, we have selected well designed Ankara styles for you.
Ankara is widely known for its adaptability of styles. This makes it beautiful in any style you weave it into. Its myriads of colours are amazing. This latest collection varies from slim fitted type of person to those with the body. They are for all.
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African dresses vary from brightly colored textiles to abstractly embroidered robes, to colorful beaded bracelets and necklaces.
There are numerous African dress designs that come in all forms. African dress designs are gaining huge popularity in the fashion world across the globe.
A range of fabrics is used to design African dresses. Among them are Ankara styles, kitenge, kente cloth, dashiki styles, Aso Ebi, batakari/fugu, etc.
Since Africa is such a large and diverse continent, African atraditional dresses differ throughout each country.
For example, many countries in West Africa have a “distinct dress styles that are the products of long-standing textile crafts in weaving, dyeing, and printing”, but these traditions are still able to coexist with western styles.
I have great admiration for African fashion dresses and have put together pictures of beautiful African dresses….from African print tops, Ankara styles to kente wedding styles.
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I believe it’s the same for every woman to have a new hair every few months or so. And today I am going to talk about knotless box braids. In fact, it’s a variation of box braids. The difference is that they don’t include the small knot that sits at the root of the scalp. Instead, this hairstyle is created using a feed-in technique that are totally painless and it offers a great look without extension and easy to make. So without further ado, read on to get inspired!
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What is an African inspired dress, you may ask? Simply put – African inspired is where glamour meets tradition. In an ever-changing world where some may find the traditional white wedding dress too rigid, these designs allow you to get in touch with your “Africaness.” and look like an African princess while doing so. While inspiration can be found anywhere, nothing speaks as boldly as African inspired attire. With a renewed consciousness, awareness and appreciation for African design, the modern-day traditional inspired dresses subtly boast African character. Africaness is full of life, colour and an unending desire to express its true self in all its splendour. Hence, more brides opting to experience the gravitas of ‘Holy matrimony’, with all the trimmings.
An African inspired wedding dress cannot be contained into just another silhouette. It embodies the colour, the soul and the vibrancy of the bride. These designs push the traditional boundaries and are a step up from the norm. You need not have an entirely African themed wedding to strut a traditionally inspired gown. Adding subtle hints of African pride to your design makes for both an imaginative and creative gown. Below we’ll outline traditional inspired dresses within the realm of shape, design, imagination and absolute style. What does traditional attire embody and how can it be married with a modern-day style to encapsulate real “Africaness”?
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I hope you’ve had a great weekend and that this Monday is treating you well so far. I spent most part of my weekend on periscope watching aisle’s perfect broadcast from NYC (my next holiday destination, saving loads for this one!) for bridal fashion week. Even though I was not physically there, I felt the anticipation and excitement while patiently waiting for the catwalks to begin. And when it all kicked off, I loved it.
Every gown from every designer was pretty awesome. From A-line silhouettes to sparkly blingy dresses and gorgeous back details. We are in for such a treat in bridal fashion this season. Of course, there were some dresses I loved more than others, which is always the case with me. Anyhow, I’m going to be blogging some of the collections and you can decide for yourself which one you fancy, so you can feast and dream up your day.
Talking about bridal fashion, I’ve noticed more and more of you are searching for Xhosa dresses on the blog. I thought I’d share some of the best Xhosa dresses I’ve seen around the web. Plus it has been quite a while since we’ve feasted on any African fashion especially Xhosa dresses. I must say it is so wonderful to be able to blog different kinds of bridal fashion here on Pure Wedding Blog. From New York to SA. We have the best of both worlds. Yay!!!
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Did you know that apart from dresses, jumpsuits can make you look stylish with just one piece? Now, imagine your jumpsuits in African print designs. You will undoubtedly carry the day with your stylish look. Below are some African print jumpsuits that will blow your mind.
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It’s no longer a secret that Nigerian women like bright colours, sexy and attractive fashion solutions. Which is why we spent the last few weeks collecting some of the moset impressive Sexy Ankara outfits for you, the review of the latest sexy Ankara styles in vogue for women attracts increased attention every season. Here are some latest Ankara styles for women with taste
Fashion switches with the season but the style is influenced by how factors like moral upbringing, religion, association with others, weather, etc. have affected you. No wonder Yves Saint Laurent said “fashion fades, style is eternal”
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There is hardly a weekend that passes without a massive Turn Up in some events around the world. The guys are left with the suit and these days, there is a touch of creativity in their outfits.
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