In the fashion world, anything that has the word boyfriend before it means – a style of women’s clothing that was modified from a men’s garment. So there are boyfriend jackets, boyfriend jeans and boyfriend blazers which are all still very much on trend globally. But on the Nigerian fashion scene a new boyfriend trend is emerging.
The boyfriend agbada.
For those who aren’t familiar with the term – Agbada is the Yoruba name for a flowing wide sleeved robe, decorated with embroidery. Traditionally, it was worn by mostly Chiefs and Kings but in more modern times, most guys rock Agbada’s to events and now some women have decided they want in.
Check the photos below to see the daring women who are making boyfriend agbada’s an actual thing. Would you dare?