21 Gift Ideas For People Who Love African Print | Gift Guide

Buying gifts can be time consuming whether it’s Christmas, a birthday or a special occasion. From baby clothes to homeware, here are some African print inspired gift ideas to help you buy the perfect present for that friend that loves all things Ankara and African print.


 

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(First Published 2019 /-Updated in 2022)

 

1. African Women Canvas Print

Do you know someone who loves wall art and canvas prints? This beautiful image of these melanin queens may be something you are interested in!

 

 

2. Ankara Note Book

Do you have a friend that loves writing or journaling? This Ankara notebook is so cute and perfect for those friends who love writing!

 

3. African Print Placemats by Bespoke Binny

These are perfect way to brighten up a dining room or table. Perfect for anyone who loves brightening up their interiors.

 

4. African Print Clothing By Laviye

Looking for ready made African clothing to wear on a trip or just in general . Grass-fields offer high quality and ethically made African inspired fashion. There are a wide range of outfits that this may be a great gift option for someone.

 

5. Royal Kente Mugs and Coasters by Onua

Onua is a company that seeks to make West Africa accessible to all. They produce Kente mugs, dutch wax coasters, lampshades and cushions all in African print.

Onua

Onua

 

6. Midi Rhoda Ankara Bag by Hesey Designs

Hesey designs is a Nigerian fashion brand that specializes in the designing and production of handcrafted bags, shoes, fashion accessories and more with African materials, such as ankara and kente.

 

 

7. I Love Jollof Lunch Bag by Kitch Noir

This is not African print but is still African. Do you know someone that loves Jollof? This would be a cute bag to gift someone who is always eating Jollof or just wants the world to know that they love Jollof!

Kitsch Noir

 

8. African Print Baby Accessories by Muffin sisters

Have a friend who just had a baby? These cute baby products are perfect for any precious baby.

Muffin Sisters

Muffin Sisters

 

 

9. African Print Wrapping Paper by VenuIsland

African print wrapping paper is a perfect way to wrap up your presents. The items below is not exactly a present but an accessory to go with your gift.

 

10. Kente/Ankara Print Folding Fan by Kelisafrica

You probably own one of these or know someone who does. This is a perfect present to use during the summer or for those who live in a hot country.

11. Ankara Print Satin Bonnet by Joylicous

A satin anything is helpful to protect your hair. An ankara print satin bonnet is perfect for those who care a lot about the health of their hair.

 

12. Ankara Key Ring by Afspire

Do you have a friend who is always losing their keys or needs to update their key ring? These may just be what they need!

 

 

13. Sunhat with Ankara Trimmings by Kiny Paris

Maybe your friend loves going to the beach and chilling? Maybe you have a friend planning your next summer trip abroad or domestically? This sunhat would be perfect with a pair of sunglasses.

african print sun hat

 

14. African Print Ottoman Storage Boxes by Nandjika

If you have a friend who loves ottoman boxes and storage, this box may just be what you are looking for!

ankara ottoman box

 

 

15. African Print Hot Water Bottle by Iish Designs

Bespoke Binny is a handmade homeware brand inspired by Africa. This African print hot water bottle is a beautiful addition to any home and looks very snuggly.

 

 

16. African Print Blankets/Throws by Bespoke Binny

Bespoke Binny is a handmade homeware brand inspired by Africa. These snuggly and warm African print blankets are perfect to lounge around at home.

ankara blankets and throws

 

 

17. African Print Phone Cover 

If you have a friend who needs a new one or theirs is a bit tattered up this may be for them.

 

18. African Print Pillow Covers by Aabena Studios

 

19. African Print Aprons + Oven Gloves by Adinkra Home

These African print aprons and oven gloves are perfect for any foodie or lover of food!

african print oven gloves

 

 20. African Print Mugs by Emberg Print Solutions

Know someone who loves their tea or coffee? These African print inspired mugs may be a lovely addition to a friends home.

africa gift guide

 

21. African Print Make-up/Storage Bag by AfroColours

Have a friend who loves make up or maybe a lot of cosmetics. This may be a perfect gift for them. Pair it with one of their favourite cosmetic brands and you are good to go.

ankara pouch

 

I hope these African print inspired gift ideas have helped you on your way with your gift shopping for family and friends.

 

 

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