The best ankara dress styles are absolutely top notch.African fashion with its ankara styles and lace styles popularly known as as “asoebi” are here to stay. They are definitely not going to burnout any time soon. The african print comes in different styles.There is the dashiki styles, kitenge styles,kente styles,kampala styles and the tribal print styles.

It is so much trending that,it is gaining fame in the western world at a great speed. You will find the best of the best ankara dress styles here.

These styles are the latest ankara styles for ladies and the dresses can be worn on special occasions.


As an african purely born and raised in Ghana ,plus coming from a tribe (I’m an Ashanti ) that boasts of a rich culture,African prints appreciation has been deeply instilled in me.

As a child, I always got excited anytime my mom bought me a new African print. It meant I was going to get a new dress to show off. I must say that,the beautiful ankara designs greatly intrigued me.

I mostly wore ankara print dresses to church. Dressing up in a new ankara dress style to church was a big deal at that time. I used to tease my mom that she only went to church to take note of new styles for herself and us(lol). Because, she would approach any one who had an eye catching ankara dress on.

She will first compliment them and then ask for the details of the seamstress who had it sewn for the person (lol). Trust my mom when it comes to the best ankara dress styles.

Those days were absolute fun.


My go to styles were and still is are: ankara short dresses and ankara skirt and blouse. The shoes and accessories for any ankara print were are simply endless because of the different colours in the print.

Black shoes and accessories were my best choices. Ankara gowns and long dresses were definitely a no go area for me (lol).

Do you have a cloth unsewn? Are you out of styles?

Just go to an african church on a sunday and you would get loads of styles to choose from. Thank me later😘

More ankara dress styles

There are alot of dress styles you can choose to make with your african print.

I have shared various african prints styles here on my blog. I have done a few roundups of Simple Ankara Styles For Your Wardrobe, Ankara dress styles:Latest styles only

Also,there are a few popular ankara print fashion styles posts I think you might want to take a look at and fall in love with:

Beautiful Ankara Styles

The fact that the Ankara print has no limit in whipping up styles is enough for me. I’m sure you will love these compilation of latest ankara dresses

I am practically possessed and obsessed with ankara. In other words , my love for Ankara knows no bound. And it is practically because of that I have decided to start learning how to sew. Yayyyyyyyyyyyyy! I have been playing around with the idea of going in to sewing ankara prints on my own for a long time. But,as the big procrastinator I am, I keep on putting it on hold.

Ankara prints can be turned into any form of high fashion style any one wants these days.As an aspiring tailor,my dream is to sew exotic styles for my self and my future clients (wish me luck).

The bold colours of the ankara print used for these elegant ankara dresses are beautiful. It really leaves no room for it to have a dull moment. Ankara, definitely stands out amongst all the other forms of clothing materials.

Its richness in color and texture makes it therefore,suitable for all dress types. These latest ankara styles 2019 will blow you out of your mind


Ankara prints comes in different colourful prints. There is the dashiki, kente, tribal prints etc. In my country, black,red and brown ankara prints are mostly for funerals. At times there are prints in these colours I really I want to purchase and sew. But, the questions people are going to ask me when I put it on puts me off.

Finding ankara dresses which are already made is not difficult at all. Thanks to social media and various fast shipping methods. You can be in the comfort of your home and order an ankara dress and wait for at least seven (7) to fourteen (14) working days to receive your order. Ain’t that simple?

If you want to buy any anKara dress for yourself ,I suggest you check out Louisa’s blog. She has and knows the best online african clothing shops. Sorry to say she’s not a seamstress nor a designer. Just a blogger with a sense of great ankara fashion.

Some of these unique ankara styles can actually be requested for and be made. You just have to show the shop owner the dress you want replicated.

Always check reviews from customers who actually bought real stuff from the shop before buying anything.

Check out my previous blog posts on African fashion down below

Plus size Ankara dress styles

Simple ankara dress styles for your wardrobe

30+ Ankara maxi dresses

Latest ankara styles only

Thanks to you all who took your time to check out the best ankara dress styles here. Don’t forget to leave your thoughts and suggestions in the comments section. I will be looking forward to them.



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