Tilayo Shakara Hairband

Shakara headpiece


Tilayo's Shakara headpiece channels joie de vivre. Made up of 87 hours of hand embroidery, Shakara has been created with exacting detail. In the style of a braid, contrast mint green stitching is framed with bands of multi-coloured embroidery. Rounded off with silk pleats, What's not to love?


Shakara is a popular Nigerian neologism that means to show off/ pose. Even if it's just for an audience of one, (aka yourself) go on and shine!

Style tips
Make a statement and pair Shakara with our "Love" drop earrings, for a stylish accent. 

Care and info 
Limited edition
Hand made (variations occur)
keep hairband away from liquids and moisture
Size (embroidery + pleats) :- L24.5 cm x W4.5cm 
Ribbon length:- 35cm (each side)

Cotton thread
Nylon thread
Neon yarn
Backing & pleats:- Silk
Silk ribbon