Ankara cloth was made popular by countries in West Africa these countries are Ghana, Nigeria, and Senegal, Ankara was not originally from any of the above-named countries. Ankara was first created in Indonesia. For as long as they can remember, the Indonesian locals have made Batik. Slaves and mercenaries that were recruited from West Africa to be part of the Indonesian army became fond of the Batik and they returned to West Africa with the cloth. The versions that were made in Indonesia and Europe were not wildly accepted by the people and because of this rejection, the manufacturers then turned to West Africa where the market women had taken become fond of the materials and they even made better patterns of the Cloths. With this discovery came the birth of Ankara. It was adopted and made popular by West Africans and based on this popularity, we are now able to look at Runways all over the world and see the inspiration for Ankara from Burberry, L.A.M.B, Marni to name a few. We are able to see the inspiration of the Ankara cloth everywhere.
These long Ankara gowns are not only gorgeous but are made to fit to bring out the right places in your body. If you’re planning to make one or more of these Ankara long gowns, just remember they’re good best for occasions such as dinner parties, wedding ceremonies, and such related events. Its unique fabrics allow you to create unforgettable looks, both for daily or everyday clothes and for attires which would be used during weekends and holidays. We now have impressive and bright floral ornaments, geometric shapes, and a combination of two, three or more colors which tone into one image.
Below are the top 15 trendy Ankara long gowns. Check them out and you may find one or more styles that you like. You can also use these styles as an inspiration to come up with your own special design that’s more suitable for your body structure.