Ankara dresses are garments made from a type of African wax print fabric called Ankara. Ankara fabric is a colourful and patterned cotton fabric that is traditionally associated with West African culture.
The fabric is often used to create garments such as dresses, skirts, tops, and headwraps, among others.
Short Ankara dresses can come in a variety of styles and designs, ranging from simple and traditional to more modern and complex. Some popular styles include maxi dresses, sheath dresses, peplum dresses, and off-the-shoulder dresses, among others.
Stylish Ankara Short Dresses
From delicate to daring, vibrant Ankara dresses come in an extensive array of colors that are ideal for expressing your personal fashion.
By altering fabrics or tweaking the designs slightly according to your temperament and character, you can make this classic pattern entirely yours.
Below you’ll find a wide array of stylish Ankara short dresses. Let us know in the comments which is your favourite.
These dresses look great on voluptuous bodies like the one below.
Short Ankara dresses also come in to larger sizes to suit a fuller figured woman.
Wear them in more formal settings with the right colours and accessories as seen below.
Using modern designs and colours, such as the asymmetrical shoulder strap seen below, these dresses can really good on young women too!
One can also wear them as a looser fitting dress for those hot summer days as pictured below.
Why not tailor your dress to suit your precise body type as pictured below.
Why push the envelope with the super funky design – black satin with turquoise and mauve tiles.
Of course you can also just keep it traditional with the classic Ankara look as seen below.
Dres it up with sophisticated colours and a glitzy handbag.