By Susan Eyo Ikpe
Headwraps have taken a new dimension with an appeal that women of all ages can no longer resist.
The trend of just adorning your formal lace apparel with Aso oke gele or damask headgear alone is fast eroding, as designers are fast emerging who specialise in creating eye catching head wraps for all occasion using other materials beside Aso oke or damask. Not only have they redefined headwraps that were once seen majorly on Muslims ladies as a very way to protect their modesty, these head wraps have been upgraded to work on any look, whether it is a casual chic english outfit, native attire or a bridal wear.No wonder more and more brides are opting for this turban like styled custom made head wrap looks for their alluring appeal and elegant touch to the complete look they strive to achieve.
Headwraps are now being created with Ankara mixed with raw silk or duchess satin as well as with stretch crepes and sequins mix. Specifically noticed is the rush for the different exotic colour mix headwrap designs done with Ankara and plain silk, crepe, taffeta or satin.
The new look headwraps have promptly been incorporated into the catalogue of styles done with aso oke or damask for all occasions.
One can say that the love many have for the new looks these Headwraps come in is more for how easy it is to wear and the chic fashion statement made, regardless of the choice of attire worn. Today’s ladies love the exotic flavour the new look to these headwraps allow them to effortlessly achieve, making it a hit for women across the globe.