Check out these 23 ankara work outfits for the stylish career woman who loves the African print fabrics. Gone are the days ankara outfits were a no-no for the corporate world. While places like a bank and some other do not welcome the idea of wearing the colourful African fabric to work, a lot of other company have no problem with it.
Even though a lot of companies now welcome ankara work outfits, it is not every kind of African print attire that can be worn to work. That iro and buba you wear to church and parties are not allowed in a corporate environment. You Asoebi outfits, mermaid dresses, bum shorts, extreme body-hugging outfits and other styles made with fancy laces are also not appropriate to wear in a work environment.
The types of ankara outfits you can wear to work are meant to be simple, classy, not too dramatic and also comfortable enough to allow you do your work. You’re also meant to wear minimal accessories to a corporate setting. In this article, AfroCosmopolitan fashion shares with you, the top 21 ankara work outfits for the stylish career woman.
Check them all out and see how these fashionistas are putting their looks together. You can copy their exact look or use them as an inspiration to put up the proper ankara work outfits that your wardrobe needs.
Ghanaian actress, Joselyn Dumas wear a stylish dress that can be worn to work. You can steal this look now and look as gracious and chic as she looks.
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This is a beautiful ankara skirt and shirt to wear to work. But depending on the kind of organisation that you work, you’ll have to drop the pink bag for a black, brown, or other more subtle colours.
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Pair a similar ankara skirt and a striped shirt like this fashionista did and you’ll be ready to go to work.
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This ankara skirt paired with a striped dress is a great outfit for career women to wear to work. However, if you’re going for this exact look, you may need to tone down the accessories.
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This stylish ankara dress with collars is a great choice for career women to wear to work and still fit in in the corporate world.
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This ankara pants and blazer is a perfect work outfit for the career woman.
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This ankara dress and the look is another one you can add to your wardrobe for work.
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This is a lovely ankara blouse with a skirt that can be worn to work.
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Another ankara work outfit you can add to your wardrobe. The dress is stylish but simple.
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This denim shirt and ankara pencil skirt is a great combo to wear to work. Just be careful how you button it to avoid making your outfit look inappropriate for work.
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This ankara dress worn by Nigerian artist, Yemi Alade is a great piece to wear to work.
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This ankara gown is just a perfectly stylish outfit to wear to work.
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This ankara dress is another piece you can wear to work and fit in. Depending on the type of company that your work, the hair colour this fashionista is rocking with her outfit may be a little too much for a corporate environment.
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This ankara straight skirt with a white shirt worn by Style Pantry editor is a great combo for the career woman who wants to rock African print to work.
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And the denim combo. Also every woman ha one or more pair of jeans and you can pair it with a peplum ankara top like this fashionista has done.
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Look at how this ankara jumpsuit paired with a blazer look good on this sister. You too can rock the look and look professional from head to toe.
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This ankara blazer and trousers paired with a white dress will give every career woman a professional look.
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this is another denim and ankara peplum blouse that look you can rock to work and feel confident about your look.
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Folake Kuye of Style Pantry looking very stylish in this ankara pant paired with a white shirt and a black blazer. This is a great and professional ankara outfit that can be worn to work.
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This ankara skirt and white blouse is a great fit for work. For the shoes, it’s better to go for a more subtle pair.
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This ankara dress is also a perfect choice for career women to wear to work.
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This skirt and blouse African print attire is also a perfect look to wear to work.
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Another ankara skirt and blouse look that you can wear to your work and not look out of place.