Category Archives: African dresses

Xhosa Wedding Design Summer 2021

“We really wanted the day to be an authentic African celebration, strongly reflecting our respective heritages,” says bride Sandiswa Sotashe of her wedding to Kwabena Shange. She, a South African woman from the Xhosa tribe, and he, Jamaican, it was important for the couple to blend their cultures into a meaningful, one-of-a-kind nuptials. Although she admits, “It ended up being heavy on the side of Xhosa symbolism, to be honest, but Kwabena loved and appreciated it.”

 

Xhosa traditional attire is another stripe of glory in Africa in addition to the world’s fashion industry. Like existing popular African prints; Kente, Ankara and kitenge, Xhosa traditional attire has a special history dating back to pre-colonial times and a unique origin from the Xhosa people of South-Africa. The attire is symbolic in nature, taking different shapes and forms depending on the occasion. Africans, being social people, hold ceremonies and symbols with high regards. However, with the recent changes in social psychology, symbolism has been replaced with purposeful fashion statements and creative wear in the fashion space, leaving ceremonies as the only thing of social significance that are still held in high esteem. Read more

 

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Trendy African dresses for women

I bet you didn’t know that these various Ankara styles for ladies of today are styles inspired by the western.
Ankara Styles For women
Nonetheless, Ankara styles designers have risen to the occasion where they design unimaginable styles for Ankara prints
My love for African styles definitely knows no bound.

A dose of style and sense has been combined to bring out the most lavish of fashion dress styles for all women.
Feast your eyes on these African fashion

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Nice Styles Perfect African Dresses

There is hardly a social media where Kente has not made an impact. We have so many Kente styles that will you swoon. The pictures shared by women whose fashion sense has been inspired by Kente on Pinterest and Instagram will make you want to wear this fabric.Even though Kente originated from Ghana some years ago, people from different parts of the world have embraced this beautiful fabric. If you have not used this fabric before, you want to give it a trial because of its vast usage.

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Cute African dresses: Trending in 2021

Everybody wants to try new fashion dresses in order to look trendier than others. A certain number of factors contribute towards making an individual stand out from the rest. One of the biggest factors is perhaps the kind of clothes that are worn. In this 21st century, what we wear speaks a lot about us, just like it did in the ancient times. In this article, we are going to talk about modern African dresses; dresses which will define your high standards as people gawk at you with fascination.

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Rendani from Muvhango fashion look

Muvhango actress Innocentia Manchidi who plays Rendani on the SABC2 soapie, got the surprise of her life when her family and husband threw a surprise birthday lunch for her 27th birthday while she was busy planning an intimate braai party
The family that dresses together, stays together.
Muvhango actress, Innocentia Manchidi and her husband showed us how it’s done with their matching tracksuits. 
Innocentia Manchidi is better known on Muvhango as Rendani, the Makhadzi of Thathe.
The actress has basically grown up on Muvhango, she joined the soapie when she was still in Matric and we’ve seen her grow up onscreen.
Innocentia Manchindi got married to her long term boyfriend Mpho Manchidi last year. 

 

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Thembi Seete African fashion style

After 25 years in the spotlight, Thembi Seete still appears on the lists of the most stylish South African celebrities.
From her blonde box braids to the stylish pantsuits she’s wearing lately, Thembi has definitely secured her place in South Africa’s fashion hall of fame.
In the 90s little girls across South Africa were caught in a Boomshaka frenzy. Hairstyles were box braids and goddess ponytails, blonde braids and if you were really bold, red or silver curls. Kwaito was the soundtrack of many childhoods and Thembi Seete has been a fashion idol for many of us since then. Thembi’s style may have changed drastically, but her pioneering fashion sense keeps her on the list of South Africa’s most fashionable celebrities.

 

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Thembi Seete African fashion style

After 25 years in the spotlight, Thembi Seete still appears on the lists of the most stylish South African celebrities.
From her blonde box braids to the stylish pantsuits she’s wearing lately, Thembi has definitely secured her place in South Africa’s fashion hall of fame.
In the 90s little girls across South Africa were caught in a Boomshaka frenzy. Hairstyles were box braids and goddess ponytails, blonde braids and if you were really bold, red or silver curls. Kwaito was the soundtrack of many childhoods and Thembi Seete has been a fashion idol for many of us since then. Thembi’s style may have changed drastically, but her pioneering fashion sense keeps her on the list of South Africa’s most fashionable celebrities.

 

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Basetsana Kumalo style look fashion

It is no surprise that Basetsana Kumalo is called a fashion icon. She is stylish and elegant and a real fashionista.
Basetsana Kumalo is a media mogul, TV personality and businesswoman. She is one of the most memorable former Miss South Africa winners and wife of businessman Romeo Kumalo.
She looked like a goddess in a picture she posted on Instagram wearing a beautiful black lace dress.
We’ve scoured the online platforms to help you find a gorgeous black maxi dress to help you look just as captivating as Basetsana. There are sure to be a few end-of-year functions coming up where you can slay in this super stylish outfit.

An icon of beauty, care and elegance, her clothes are very beautiful and different and we all love her and admire her distinctive choices.

 

 

 

 

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Ayanda Ncwane best style looks

We can’t take our eyes off Ayanda Ncwane, wife of late musician, Sfiso Ncwane. The business woman, who is the founder of Ncwane Communications is one of the women we adore.

From glossy hair, perfectly applied makeup and manicured nails, she wears her clothes effortlessly and makes everything look elegant on her. 
 
Here are some of our favourite looks slayed by Mrs Ncwane. 

It’s been almost a year since gospel star Sfiso Ncwane passed away from complications of kidney failure and although we are still saddened by it, Sfiso is still honored with the music that he left behind. His wife – Ayanda Ncwana now celebrates his life and strides as the CEO of Ncwane Communications.

 

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