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What makes us special?

Making Ankara an Everyday thing

African print clothing is typically worn at "big" events like graduations and weddings. However, here at Nkiti, we envision a future where African print is part of our every day style.

This is the essence of our brand and what makes us unique.

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Founded by a Husband and Wife duo

Proud to be Black-owned

The word 'nkịtị' originates from the Igbo tribe of Nigeria and means “normal” or “ordinary”. 

Founded by a husband and wife duo, our traditional african clothing business; nkịtị blends African print and basics into unique designs that can be added to your daily rotation.

Our mission is to make ankara designs accessible to all.

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Abụọ collection

Abụọ is the Igbo word for two, which can also mean pair. This collection features two stunning co-ord sets with matching African print.

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Ọchị Collection

Ọchị is the Igbo word for laughter.

This collection was inspired by the concepts of rebirth and growth.

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ỌCHỊ Collection

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Nkiti African Print in Fashion

African Prints in Fashion

Despite the cross-continental history and journey that brought us what we now refer to as Ankara, these African prints are central to Nigerian— as...

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