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Our Ankara Gold Collection; All That You Need to Know

All our collections mean a lot to us. Each piece tells a unique story and is made with care and attention to detail. Our Ankara Gold collection is no exception but as in the name, it deserves a little golden attention. 

our ankara gold collection

Our Design Process: Crafting Masterpieces

At River & Mara, each garment is a testament to passion and creativity. Our commitment to quality begins with our team, local designers and tailors who bring our vision to life. From the initial concept to the final stitch, our team ensures every piece meets the highest standards of craftsmanship.

Celebrating African Culture: The Ankara Gold Collection

We carefully select fabrics that not only captivate the eye but also celebrate the rich diversity of African culture. Our Ankara Gold Collection is a vibrant expression of this heritage. But our dedication extends beyond aesthetics. We prioritise ethical practices and sustainable sourcing, striving to uphold values of integrity and respect for both people and the planet.

Attention to Detail: Elevating African Craftsmanship

We truly believe beauty lies in the details. We source products locally across the continent, ensuring each piece tells a unique story. Our dedication to authenticity means that when you wear our designs, you're not just making a fashion statement – you're honouring centuries of tradition and artistry.

Building Community Through Fashion

We are not just a brand; we are a movement dedicated to reuniting people through the universal language of fashion.

By shopping with us, you become part of a community that shares a passion for culture, creativity, and connection. Your support empowers local craftspeople and helps preserve the cultural heritage that makes Africa and the African diaspora unique.

Introducing the Ankara Gold Collection: Your Guide to Elegance

So, ready to add something magnificent to your wardrobe? Welcome to the Ankara Gold Collection – a stunning array of African-inspired garments that exude elegance and sophistication. Immerse yourself in luxury and tradition with our standout pieces.

The Eve African Print Maxi Dress: A Radiant Masterpiece

The Eve African Print Maxi Dress is more than just a dress; it's a statement of confidence and beauty. With a side slit, adjustable straps, and a twist halter neck, this dress ensures a perfect fit for every body type. Crafted from premium wax fabric in golden tones accented with soft yellow and blue hues, it's the ultimate holiday dress for any occasion.

eve african print maxi dress

This dress is perfect for on holiday. It's comfortable enough for dinners on the beach or at the resort but still provides that wow factor. 

Pair the Eve Maxi Dress with statement jewellery and strappy sandals for a gorgeous daytime look. Transition seamlessly to the evening with bold earrings and heels. The possibilities are endless, allowing you to express your unique style with confidence.

The Tanya African Print Co Ord: A Stylish Addition

The Tanya African Print Co Ord is a blend of gold elements with soft pink and purple hues. This set combines elegance with a modern style, making it a perfect addition to your wardrobe. It is perfect for any outing, from casual brunches to formal gatherings. Pair with heels and a stylish bag to complete your look.

tanya african print co ord

The top is sleeveless and has a chic bishop collar with a pleated hem. The side draping strap can be styled tied or untied. The skirt has an asymmetric overlap, double patch pockets, and zip fastening for style and practicality.

The Isioma African Print Maxi Dress: Elegance Defined

The Isioma African Print Maxi Dress is ideal for formal events. The dress features stunning blue hues with gold detailing, a mono-strap shoulder detail, and a mermaid silhouette that flares from mid-thigh.

isioma african print maxi dresses

We're not saying that blue is our favourite colour, but this gorgeous blue compliments the gold accents. The asymmetric off-shoulder design creates a stunning yet subtle neckline, complimenting the dress perfectly!

The Anisha African Print Maxi Dress: Elegance Unveiled

Okay, so needless to say we love maxi dresses! They're so effortlessly stunning and elegant that we just had to complete the Ankara Gold collection (for now) with this stunner. Our Anisha African Print Maxi Dress features shimmering accents woven into the fabric, catching the light with every movement. 

anisha african print maxi dress

These delicate details elevate the dress, ensuring you stand out with a graceful and radiant look. Giving you the ultimate glow.

Join the River & Mara Community

We're passionate about crafting gorgeous and well-thought-out pieces that will give you a sense of pride and boost you with confidence and uniqueness. And our Ankara Gold collection is no exception. 

But it's more than just fashion. It's a lifestyle. When you choose River & Mara, you're not just buying a dress – you're becoming part of a community that values culture, creativity, and connection.

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