The day after Christmas is the official beginning of Kwanzaa. The holiday goes for a whole week, ending in the new year (January 1st). Are you celebrating and in need of some African pieces or Kente cloth to get your Kwanzaa lewk together? We have you covered with 10 stylish pieces that you are going to want to buy now.
Stylish Pieces To Honor Your African Heritage [PHOTOS] was originally published on hellobeautiful.com
1. JUMP FOR JOY
You’ll stand out at your Kwanzaa celebration with this structured jumpsuit. African Print Amara Ankara Jumpsuit, Laviye.com, $60.19.
2. NO SKIRTING AROUND STYLE
This Liberian based company makes beautiful pieces with African prints for apparel, shoes, bags, and more. We’re loving this bodycon skirt that will fit your curves perfectly. I Make Others Smile Skirt, ShopAfropolitan.com, $81.40.
3. PEPLUM PARTY
This African print top is perfect when paired with black cigarette pants. Toya Top, Grass-Fields.com, $68.00.
4. PUMP IT UP
Pump up your Kwanzaa look with these African print pumps! Regina shoes, Laviye.com, $105.66.
Celebrating Kwanzaa with your loved one? His and Hers matching pieces is a cute way to commemorate the holiday. (Him) Tangi Shirt Mille Collines, NubianHueman.com, $56.00.
6. PEEK-A-BOO PRINT
Not a huge fan of prints? No worries. You can still get into the Kwanzaa spirit. Opt for a clutch or bag or wear a dress that has a hint of print on the top so it breaks it up a bit (like this dress!). Martha Midi Length African Print Dress, OhemaOhene.com, $100.04.
7. WEAR THE CONTINENT WITH PRIDE
This sweater mixes African prints in the shape of Africa and looks beautiful against burgundy. Heads up: These are pre-order only. Burgundy African Map Sweatshirt, Grass-Fields.com, $55.00.
8. KENTE CUTIE
This dress is custom made from Ghana and offers global shipping. We’re loving the fit! If you’re looking for a bridal piece during Kwanzaa, try here. Custom Made Dress, firstname.lastname@example.org.
9. BE THE PRESENT
This wrap top from SGTC Clothing will have you looking like the gift! Wrap Top, Facebook.com/SGTCClothing.
10. FASHION FOR A CAUSE
This stylish scarf is African inspired, but not African print. However, when you purchase a portion of the proceeds go directly to support girls’ education in Ghana by supporting tuition, books, supplies, and uniforms. Munira Akwaaba Scarf, BeneScarves.com, $150.00.