Most African prints have a name and meaning, but today, the dresses made of the traditional African fabrics are chosen primarily for the beauty and style of African fashion. African print designs are popular among both men and women of all ages though women are known to be more sensitive about style and fashion than men. Their sense of fashion is much stronger. However, there lots of African fashion designers who create African dresses for everyone, from the petite to the plus size women. African dresses can be worn on various occasions including weddings, parties, casual, religious, formal events, etc.