Each design of African Prints otherwise known as Ankara fabric is of significant meaning. This particular pattern is called Teddy. The Ankara Designs are vibrant with highly colorful patterns. These colors have strong cultural and societal connection with the people of West Africa. African fashions express their beauty and elegant nature with their Ankara Clothing. There are several designs and patterns. Most often the color anyone is wearing reflects the originality and personality of the person wearing it. The festive nature of these designs is used to tell stories, present poems as well as traditional African myths and tales. The patterns used in any ankara fabric mean different things to different people. Ankara clothing is used in a variety of ways and the blend of colors assembled can make for a vibrant and celebratory moment. African print fabric can be used for outfits, jewelries, handbags, shoes and even interior decorations. How To Care For Your Ankara Fabric 1) Hand or Machine Washable in Warm Water 2) Use regular detergent 3) DO NOT use chlorine detergent 4) Hang Dry or Machine Dry 5) Use warm iron to remove wrinkles.