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    All Things Ankara Fashion Week

    September 14, 2015

    On Saturday July 25th, my older brother, Mayowa, and I went to the All Things Ankara Fashion Show in Silver Spring, MD. For those who don't know, ankara is a type of fabric that is really popular throughout Africa and particularly West Africa. It's known by other names such as Dutch wax print, but ankara is definitely what Nigerians call it. Since ankara has become so famous on the international fashion scene in recent years, some people might just know…

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