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3 Gorgeous Ankara Infused Wedding Guest Looks! | Gee of KnotsVilla


Today I have finally decided to return the favor and guest post for BN. After Ink happily invaded my blog with her post on Nigerian Bridesmaids and their headpieces, I just had to retaliate I have chosen to share with you, wedding style boards which I have been obsessing over lately. Thinking of BN Weddings and […]

#DoItYourselfNaija – How to Make 5-Minute Ankara Jacket in Pidgin English

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Hey stylish people! For the debut issue of their new feature, #DoItYourselfNaija, AsurfTV is giving you quick tutorials on how to get stylish fast. The best part? They’re doing it in Pidgin English. In today’s feature, you get a fab DIY on how to make a 5-minute ankara jacket. I know, sounds impossible right? Well […]

Register Now & Learn to Make Ankara Accessories with the ST Colours A-School Online Course!

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Do you want to learn to make Ankara accessories but have never found the time or place that’s right for you? Well, with the ST Colours A-School online courses, you can not only do it from the convenience of your home, but it is a quick and easy way to realize your dream. You can […]

Stephanie Linus is an Ankara Belle at Vlisco’s Award Night in Ghana

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Nollywood actress Stephanie Linus was spotted in Accra, Ghana, on Saturday 5th April 2014 for the Vlisco Women’s Month Award Night. Stephanie who arrived in a stylish Ankara one-shoulder dress co-hosted the event. It is part of her role as the face of Vlisco’s “Dare to Dream” campaign for the International Women’s Day. Eugena Tachie-Menson […]

Ankara Glam at Vlisco’s 2014 Awards Night! Stephanie Linus, Joke Silva, Adesuwa Onyenokwe & Ezinne Akudo

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On Sunday 30th March 2014, VLISCO held its Women’s Month Awards Night in Lagos. The event honours outstanding achievements of West and Central African women. Adesuwa Onyenokwe, the Publisher of TW Magazine won the Vlisco Women’s Month Award for Nigeria. Guests present at the event include Stephanie Linus, Joke Silva, Tewa Onasanya, Jodie, Kaylah Oniwo, […]

Ankara Inspiration for Sunday Vibes! The Emua Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook

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Happy Sunday BN Style fam! Giving you some fun & playful ankara inspiration for this relaxing Sunday is Nigerian design label Emua. Their Spring/Summer 2014 collection is themed with all the fun you can have with cute ankara dresses. The 2-in-1 collection’s theme has been named Omose and Oyato with simple yet chic sun dresses. […]

Join Patrick Ayanski at their Ankara Showcase in Abuja | Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd February 2014

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The Patrick Ayanski showcase is here again. For ankara enthusiasts and buyers in Abuja, the brand will be holding their 2-day showcase of over 250 designs of chiffon, silk, organza, sequin, jersey and lace ankara and guipure lace for your shopping pleasure. If you need any of the above stated ankara for your engagement, bridal […]

Patrick Ayanski is Back! Celebrate at their Anniversary Sale in Lagos | Thursday 29th May 2014

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Patrick Ayanski is back with another fabric showcase just for you and guess what…it’s their anniversary! The brand, which stocks in vast variety of Ankara – Silk, Organza, Sequin, Jersey and more, is inviting you to come celebrate its anniversary and shop (of course) at its store in Lekki, Lagos. They will showcase over 400 […]

Wild Style from the 2014 Wireless Festival! Tinie Tempah in Ankara, Kanye West in a Mask, Iggy Azalea & More

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The 2014 Wireless Festival is going right now in Birmingham and London, England. This year’s lineup is world class including Kanye West, Iggy Azalea, Rita Ora, Pharrell Williams and many more. BN has picked a number of the interesting looks from Day 1 and 2 of the Festival. Check on it. We start with our […]

Lace, Ankara, Velvet – You Name It, They’ve Got It! Shop for Fabrics at the Bodega Xmas Fabric Sale | Saturday 7th & Sunday 8th December 2013

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Get your shopping carts ready because Bodega is set to excite customers by showcasing their Christmas Fabric Collection. They’ve got loads to offer. Products that will be showcased include Guipure Lace, Sequin Lace, Silk Chiffon, Chiffon Ankara, Silk Ankara, Sequin Ankara, Organza Ankara, Velvet, Dupion Silk and more. Discounts of up to 50% off selected […]

Shop for Fabulous Fabrics at the Patrick Ayanski Sale from Now Till Tuesday 24th December 2013

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Do you love fabrics and wish to buy? Then the Patrick Ayanski Sale is what you need to attend. Come shop for Chiffon Ankara, Silk Ankara, Lace Ankara, Jersey Ankara, Organza Ankara, Sequin Ankara, Guipure, Zip, Crystal, Trims and other fabrics to make your holidays a stylish one. The sale is on from now until Tuesday 24th December […]

Turkey Court: YouTube Ban Violates Rights

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ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkey’s highest court has ruled that the country’s ban on YouTube violates the freedom of expression. The state-run Anadolu Agency says the Constitutional Court would notify authorities of its decision and order that access to the video sharing website be restored. The ruling is a setback for Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who had […]

DIDI presents Swoon-Worthy Totes & Clutches in its 2014 Limited Edition Bag Collection!

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Didi – formerly known as Didi Creations - is back with more accessory fabulosity! With their 2014 bag collection, the Nigerian brand created by Tina Ndidi Ugo in 2012, is telling us a tale of leather. The designer’s personal love for the fabric, African prints, colors, structured details and timeless & vintage pieces is very evident […]

Presenting the Bright & Colourful Asiyami Gold Collection Lookbook

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Yay!!! It’s 2014 and to start your fashion feed for the day is Nigerian brand Asiyami Gold. The designer, Asiyami Wekulom, is making prints that are to die for in her Spring/Summer 2014 collection. Themed with bold African prints of ankara on modern pieces, the collection is bright, colourful and perfect for the holidays. I […]

BN Do It Yourself: Sparkle & Shine on a Budget! Check out How to Make a Chic Sequin Top


Hello BellaNaijarians, hope you’ve had  a  great week! By now you should know it’s no news that I love recycling all sorts of things and turning previously owned belongings of mine into something new and exciting, and today we are going to be doing just that. It’s time for BN Do It Yourself with me. […]

You’re invited to Patrick Ayanski’s Abuja Easter Collection Showcase | Friday 11th April 2014

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It’s time for another Patrick Ayanski show in Abuja. The brand which stocks in Chiffon Ankara, Silk Ankara, Organza Ankara, Sequin and Jersey Ankara will be having their fab Abuja Show Case tomorrow where they will showcase over 350 designs of the fabric. Are you in Abuja? do you need to re-stock or stock on your […]

Enjoy Fun in the Sun with Emerging Designer Rihné’s “Butterfly” Swimwear Collection

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Hello Ankara lovers! How about swimwear you can take to the pool? From emerging designer Rian Yesufu, the “Butterfly” collection is all about combining African fashion with modern trends. Featuring sexy cut-outs, the collection has models striking sultry poses with the ankara pieces. The collection is set to go on sale from Sunday 1st June […]

BellaNaija presents 14 Fabulous Days in 2014! Day 13: House of Linen PH!

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On the 13th fabulous day to 2014, BellaNaija gave to me – a free top/dress from House of Linen in Port Harcourt.   THE PRIZE! Winner picks 1!   A red chantily lace and Ankara top by Trish O. The top is a medium – size 12/14.   OR   Pink Ankara chiffon dress by DZYN, both available at House of Linen PH. The […]

2+1=3…Chris Attoh & Pregnant Damilola Adegbite’s Double B-Day Party

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On Saturday 17th May, Chris Attoh was a year older…the next day Sunday 18th May 2014 Damilola Adegbite was a year older. If that doesn’t seem like a match made in heaven, I don’t know what is. The couple celebrated with a double party. Damilola was glowing, rocking a dress which features an Ankara sweetheart […]