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16 Unforgettable Looks By Angolan Designer Soraya Da Piedade



Soraya Da Piedade

Soraya Da Piedade. Source: Accra Fashion Week

Angolan designer, Soraya Da Piedade does not do ordinary African fashion. Her creations are distinct and unforgettable. Soraya Da Piedade’s looks are for bold and fearless Afronistas who want to express their fabulousity fearlessly and with bold confidence. Her creativity has earned her well-deserved awards. Here are some of her pieces that we find unforgettable.

Pink and Gold Classic Ankara

This pink and gold look is a classic elegant look that exudes class


Earthy Prints

In these styles, the designer used earthy prints with her signature classic lines

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Maxi in Green and Blue Prints

What Da Piedade is known for is her classic feminine looks. She re-defines elegance through a contemporary Afrocentric lens.

A touch of orange

In these looks she plays with different fabric combinations in a way that works together beautifully.

A delicate combination

The way she works lace with the ankara fabric in this styles is both delicate and still functional. 

The ‘belle’ of the ball

Talk about a true ‘Belle’, this look captures the very essence of what an African ‘belle’ will wear to a ball.

Feminine Allure

With these looks, the feminine allure is undeniable. She incorporates it subtly and unapologetically for a lovely outcome.


Soraya Da Piedade is a force to recon with where distinguished contemporary Afrocentric fashion is concerned. Her designs are original and play with african print fabrics (ankara) in a way that is not only original but very feminine.

Which of her designs are you favorite? Drop a comment below.

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