#OliveAnkaraStories - Tales from the OA world

African Fashion Takes the Spotlight - Collaboration with The HIve and Jeff Chang

African Fashion Takes the Spotlight - Collaboration with The HIve and Jeff Chang
Our dear friends at The Hive invited OliveAnkara for a shooting demonstration at their brand new co-working space in Lavender. The space is not jus...

Eyecandy: A chat with City Nomads

Eyecandy: A chat with City Nomads
Designed for folks who are curious about the world and share an appreciation for the good things in life, City Nomads is on a passionate quest to s...

That time we made the news in our hometown Venice

That time we made the news in our hometown Venice
It's always a good feeling when your read something good about you online, and it's even better when this happens back home, and home is 10'000 km ...

Building an African Fashion Brand - Interview with Ladyboss

Building an African Fashion Brand - Interview with Ladyboss

OliveAnkara in the Women's Style Guide of Vanilla Luxury

OliveAnkara in the Women's Style Guide of Vanilla Luxury
Being on the same style guide with brands such as Jo Kilda, Joseph Ribkoff, Chi Chi Von Tang and Matter fills our hearth with joy and pride. A Huge...

OliveAnkara among Singapore emerging fashion brands - Honeycombers

OliveAnkara among Singapore emerging fashion brands - Honeycombers
We are honored and excited to be mentioned among Singapore emerging fashion brands by Honeycombers SG. "There are always new things to check out i...

Heady Statement - Discussing Head Wraps with The Straits Times

Heady Statement - Discussing Head Wraps with The Straits Times
Our founder Ify, along with serial head wraps users Aarika Lee, Daryl Dee Teo and founder of Binary Style Ms. Santhi Tunas, had a nice chat with Al...

Head Wraps: from enslavement to emancipation

Head wraps during slavery in US
Head wraps haven't always been a fashion statement or a way to hide a bad hair day. During 18th and 19th century in America, in fact, it was quite...

The Launch Of Our First Pop-Up Shop!

The Launch Of Our First Pop-Up Shop!
On June 17th, 2017 we launched the first official OliveAnkara Pop-Up Shop. Our first collection, Enweoke, was ready to go, and we couldn't wait to ...

Runway: Catwalk on the Rooftop and Market Bazaar @ The Hive, Singapore

Runway: Catwalk on the Rooftop and Market Bazaar @ The Hive, Singapore
On June 16th, 2017 we were invited to participate at Runway: Catwalk on the Rooftop and Market Bazaar, a fashion show organized by The Hive (www.th...