Over the years, ankara outfits have been made to become an every day thing. Gone are the days the ankara African fabric was only used for sewing traditional African styles that were not practical for everyday use. As such, many ladies are now seen rocking ankara kimono jackets.
Today, it’s hard to see an African fashionista that does not have a few ankara styles in her wardrobe. And the fabric is no longer limited to making only clothes. People are now using it for making different kinds of bags for men and women, for making shoes, jewellery, upholstery and much more.
Kimono is a Japanese word that means clothing. But in the last few years, Kimono is now used to specifically refer to traditional Japanese clothing.
Kimono jackets or dresses are great pieces of fashion items every fashionista should have in their wardrobe.
Kimono jackets or dresses are great pieces of fashion items every fashionista should have in their wardrobe. For those that sew their clothes themselves, these kimono jackets are very easy to make.
They are also very comfortable to wear and you can use them to add another layer of style to your outfit. When the weather is a little bit cold, you can throw them over your outfit to provide some warmth.
Kimono dresses are also very versatile when it comes to the kind outfit you can wear them over. You can wear them over a gown (long and short), shorts, trousers, skirts and blouses, tank tops and much more.
You can also use them to make a fashion statement with the way you combine it with the rest of your outfit, with the colour you make it with or with the way it’s designed.