Ankara fabric is a fabric widely associated with Africans. It is very eclectic, busy, colourful and eccentric. For many years, we (Africans) have mostly used it as a garment making fabric however in recent times with the explosion of artistic creativity newer ways of using this material is emerging.
See some designs below. These products were on show at the Milan Furniture Fair which took place on the 22nd-27th April 2009. It was commissioned by Moroso & Burks.