Nigerian Style Connaisseur, Angel Obasi, Set To Revive The Ankara + Hat Look In Glam And Class


19 January 2021

Astonishing as always in her Uber-classy looks, Hat Lady, Angel Obasi shows that Ankara is the pizazz of African fashion.



Ankara, also known as “African Wax Print” or “Ankara Prints” is a 100% cotton fabric with vibrant, colourful and tribal-like patterns and motifs. It is an ever-present popular clothing material in Africa, particularly West Africa and we are glad to showcase the awesome ways the Nigerian style star has rocked effortlessly in the African fashion scene with nicely crafted Ankara fashion statements.

Over the years, we recognize how fashion influencer who refers to herself as the ‘HAT GIRL’ on her Instagram bio has crafted a niche in the African fashion space with her signature Ankara + Hat look that has bedazzled the Style space because when it comes to style, class and glam, Angel Obasi has nailed it to perfection over the years. 

In 2019, the fashion star quit her 9-5 to focus on her passion, hence started dressing up for a living full time. In her words, 

It is more than a blessing to get paid to wear clothes amongst other things. I don’t take it lightly! I am obsessed with my work and my craft.”

The elegant fashionista has mastered the act of dressing up and we have been captivated by her unique flair and ability to pull off Ankara + Hat looks that exceptionally flatters her body type, pronounces “AFRICAN FASHION” in an outstandingly stylish tone, and serves as a fashion inspiration to Africans all over the globe.

The chic, stylish, sleek, and cosmopolitan Style Connaisseur as she is popularly known, showcases the classiest ways to rock Ankara prints with hats whether it is maxi-dresses with beautiful cuts and silhouettes, Ankara onesies and jumpsuits, blazers, gowns, contemporary outfits reinvented with Ankara fabric, Angel Obasi wears it all and stuns audaciously.

In 2020, the gorgeous creative amusingly stated on her Instagram story that she was cheating on fashion and well, we couldn’t wait to discover her next lover which happens to be furniture. Yes! Angel Obasi is the founder and lead designer at “Space Between Design”, a furniture company known to create unique spaces with interesting pieces. Stunning pictures of Angel has been taken around these spaces and we love to see it.

“Passion, consistence, hard work and courage” are the words that our Hat Lady has for anyone who desires to start a career as a fashion influencer.