Have just been obsessed with Gele this week. I just cant seem to get enough of it. its beauty well perfectly manipulated is just overwhelming. The humor, glamour and style from gele is just so heart warming.
“Gele” is a yoruba word from the south western Nigeria for an element of clothing worn on the head of a woman. Gele also as different names such as canopy and head gear. The gele fabric comes in different designs and textures and it as made so much impact in the life of women to the extent that gele tying has turned into a very big business in Nigeria.
For those who have learnt how to tie gele and those who just want to lookat nice gele styles for inspiration, below are different syle to try out with the gele fabric. I hope you would love it.
EVERY GELE AS ITS OWN BEAUTY.
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Source: Beauty of the Traditional Gele
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