Gone are the days African print were reserved for African women whom many saw as unrefined and unexposed. It’s no news that the African print is globally accepted and is been use in so many creative ways by top Designers and Fashion House,
Today, the African print fabric has become a globally acceptable fabric that is now worn by people of different cultures and status and even the top Hollywood stars are not left out.
Stargist.com has highlighted Hollywood stars that have embraced the African Ankara Prints Fabric.
The American singer and multiple award winner star have rocked Ankara African Print in so many ways. Whether on a holiday, for a magazine cover shoot, or a day outing – the mother of three has been seen wearing ankara print in many ways.
RiRi once visited the White House and storm the place rocking a beautiful Ankara dress.
3. Gwen Stefani
Fashion designer and musician, Gwen Stefani rocked an Ankara outfit to the Sephora Fashion’s Night Out Celebration.
4. Alicia Keys
The beautiful singer is known to have a flair for the African culture, most especially music – she has overtime, been seen rocking to African music and making references to the continent in some of her songs.
5. Solange Knowles
No one rocks eye-catching prints or bright colors quite like Solange. Whether wearing couture gowns, retro-chic ensembles, designer suits or ankara prints, Solange has a way of remaining classy and stylish at the same time.
6. Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian was recently spotted in this ankara Fabric at the opening of the Wet Republic Pool ( MGM Grand Hotel, Las Vegas, USA .
7. Anika Noni Rose
American actress wore an Ankara print dress featuring a wrap-like effect by Nigerian fashion brand Tae Afrika. She stamped her best fashion outfit while attending the ABC’s Mother’s Day Luncheon at Four Seasons Hotel Los Angeles at Beverly Hills.
8. Nicki Minaj
Nicki Minaj looked effortlessly gorgeous as she donned Ankara on Jay Leno.
You can take the man out of Nigeria but you can’t take Nigeria out of the man. Nigeria-american singer of the sensational “classic man” track may live far from home but pays strict allegiance to the African fashion, Ankara prints.
10. Thandie Newton
Hollywood Actress, Thandie Newton once wore a Jewel by Lisa embellished Ankara print lace mix jumpsuit showcased at the Lagos Fashion and Design Week (LFDW) 2011. She has also severally rocked ankara outfits.
11. Gabriella Union
Gabrielle Union was looking pretty in print as she showed off her enviably flat tummy and perfectly toned abs in a stylish two-piece ensemble on Friday night. The actress looked simply stunning in a tribal inspired block print, with button up cotton skirt and a matching bustier style cropped top.
12. Amber Rose
The beautiful Amber Rose, model, actress and socialite wears African print dress from Mara Hoffman.