Featured Ankara Fabrics
Kente Print Fabrics
Kente fabric is native to Ghana and is traditionally made of interwoven cloth strips. One of the most interesting features of kente fabric is that its colors and patterns have different meanings. Our gorgeous replica kente fabrics can be used for any number of projects from clothing to home decor.
Ankara fabric is the one of the most common type of African fabrics throughout the continent and is characterized by having bold colors and designs. It may also be referred to as African Prints, Wax Prints, Dutch Wax, Kitenge and Shweshwe among many other names. The material is most commonly printed on 100% cotton, but polyester and polycotton versions are also very common.
Specialty African Fabrics
There's more to African fabrics than the traditional wax print! Consider many of the other beautiful fabric types we offer including gorgeous stretch, chiffon, upholstery/ denim and satin materials. Interested in something that you don't see here? Please shoot us a message!
Gele is a common reference to head tie material worn through out Western and South Africa. While the material may go by different names in other regions of Africa, these head ties are extremely versatile and can be the ultimate fashion statement or completely dressed down for everyday use.