Fashion Trends for Spring: African Print Styles

Fashion Trends for Spring: African Print Styles

 

Have you decided on what trends you will be sporting this spring? You have a variety of options, ranging from prints and pastels to bold and floral colors.

 

Another ‘It’ trend we encourage you to consider incorporating into any outfit of your choice this spring is Ankara, African print from West Africa. There are also a lot of African designers and local tailors with the right aesthetic that can create amazing and lust-worthy designs to suit your personality.

 

Below, we have identified some Ankara inspired styles that we hope will inspire you to enhance your looks this season.

 

 

 

African prints in fashion: mixed prints. (@awedbymoni/instagram)

African prints in fashion: mixed prints. (@awedbymoni/instagram)

 

 

1. Mixed PrintsYou can style your African print with another print to complete the mixed print trend, as seen here on fashion blogger Monica Awe-Etuk of awedbymoni.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

African prints in fashion: Pants. (pinterest.com)

African prints in fashion: Pants. (pinterest.com)

 

 

 

2. Pants Change up the style of your pants by making them with African print, which will make for a chic look.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

African prints in fashion: Maxi skirt. (pinterest.com)

African prints in fashion: Maxi skirt. (pinterest.com)

 

 

 

3. Maxi Skirt African print is great when designed as a maxi skirt and styled with the crop top trend.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

African prints in fashion: Style with denim. (etsy.com)

African prints in fashion: Style with denim. (etsy.com)

 

 

 

4. Style with denim You can also style your African print with denim. To purchase this top, go here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What do you think about African prints? Share your thoughts with us below or tweet me @LindaAmaechi

Linda Amaechi

Linda was born and raised in Nigeria, and moved to Houston, TX some years ago. She has a master's degree from TWU and currently lives and works in NYC. She is an active member of Healthcare Leaders of New York. Linda loves reading and writing about fashion. Two of her fashion inspirations are her maternal grandmother and mother. Her hobbies include budget-friendly shopping, cooking (especially trying out new recipes), reading novels, interior decorating, volunteering, and catching up on her favorite TV shows. Follow Linda on twitter @LindaAmaechi

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