Last year turbans made a terrific come back into the Nigerian fashion scene and it became a ‘rave’. I remember some 20yrs back when my mum use to rock the turban fabric as headtie on Ankara dresses. Then she had the stripped and multicolored long velvet turbans that was like a scarf and you have to wrap it around your head for that elegant look. Now the new turban/ headers are easy to wear because it’s sewn into a cap shape and all you need to do is wrap the ‘tail’ part round and you are good to slay and pepper dem!
Also these headwraps have been twisted a bit to fit into our current fashion ‘taste’ and loads of party guests who can’t handle the stress of tying gele now opt for the turbans. They now come in different gorgeous designs and colors made from all sorts of beautiful fabrics and not just velvet fabrics. And are super comfortable (which is a very important factor in fashion).
The turban is now an essential part of your native wear wardrobe and can be worn on all kinds of outfits to create an elegant look especially on a bad hair day. Every woman needs a turban!
Let’s see some amazing samples that caught my eyes on Instagram :
What’s your opinion about turbans and headdress? Do you have a favorite from the pictures? I will like to know in the comments section.
Have a great day ahead.