A Visual Riot |Fancy Pants

Wardrobe essentials printed fancy pants

Fancy pants are your ticket out of most wardrobe crisis, plus it’s totally okay to over stock on them because they save you mighty stress.

They’re bold, they make a statement and they compliment. If you know how to work it, these could fit into almost any setting; Office, bar, mall, chill spot, the red carpet, wedding…its a long list.

At this end, those made of African prints are the most common, but that doesn’t leave out those that  come in  floral, digital or graphic  prints and patterns.

Prints and a splash of colors for your wardrobe?  A pair of fancy pants is the perfect pick.

And your styling options are endless..

wardrobe essentials solange , beyonce, orange culture style print pants trend (3)

L-R: Bayo of Orange Culture, Solange , Beyonce


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L-R: Jewel by Lisa at LFDW2012, Mara Hoffman, Tiffany Amber at LFDW2012


print on prints how to wear and style fancy pant trousers



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Middle: Ashley Madekwe of RingMyBell


street style inspiration how to wear printed fancy pants trouser


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Left: Orange Culture at LFDW2012.  Right: McMeka at LFDW2013


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L-R: Agatha of IronyofAshi, Joy Adaeze of JoyLovesFashion, Fisayo of MirrorMe


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L-R: Fenix Couture, Prabal Gurung, Jewel by Lisa


printed pants street style inspiration


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Left: Eku Edewor. Right: Stella of JadoreFashion


wardrobe essentials fancy pants trend

 L-R: Ituen Basi at LFDW2012, TiffanyAmber at LFDW2012, Republic Of Foreigner at LFDW2013



#where to buy print pants trouserstJ

1. Vera Moda Maunta Loose Print Pant on KONGA

2. Finders Keepers Evening Train Trousers  – ASOS

3. Finders Keepers Burning Ground Trousers – ASOS

4. POP cph Colored Printed Trousers – ASOS

5. Yours Clothing Smudge Print Wide Leg Trousers – JUMIA

6. Bite by Dent De Man Stones Print Trousers ASOS


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  • Reply May 16, 2014

    The Indie

    Yo! I need some of these this season too! I always love the instant pizzazz a loud piece adds to your wardrobe. Awesome choices :)

    • Reply May 17, 2014

      black fabulousity

      Yes! I’m trying to collect as much as I can, for you know.. any of those days I don’t feel like wearing black x_x

      Thanks Indie :)

  • Reply May 19, 2014


    Yessssssss!! Printss! I can’t even pick! Lve jewel by lisa. If I get back to Nigeria, I’ll definitely be getting to her. So many amazing designers back home, i’m seriously contemplating fashion design.

    Really inspired by this post Ginika! Thank yoou


  • Reply May 23, 2014


    i love me some fancy pants! i like most of them. and ankara fabric is such an easy way of getting a pair. i like eku edewor’s, the flowery ones and in fact most of the pants up there

    • Reply May 23, 2014

      black fabulousity

      Ankara fabric is THE WAY, easy to get a hold of and affordable to sew. Eku… *swoons* she helplessly looks good in whatever