Aso Oke is popularly known in Nigeria, it is common among the Yorubas. Aso Oke originated from Iseyin in Oyo State, this is where most of aso oke weavers are located in the country. This article brings to the limelight some top trending bridal aso oke design. It is important to mention that aso oke is used for different ceremonial functions such as wedding, birthday celebration, naming ceremony, house warming and other social gathering.
The name Aso Oke depicts royalty whenever it is mentioned. Its a symbol of ceremonial duties; this implies that aso oke is not just a regular or casual attire that can be worn to any gathering. Aso Oke has been in existence for a long peroid of time, but over the years, significant changes has been made in the way they are being designed.
In other to suit today’s stylish bride, groom and every other individuals, aso oke of the recent years can be design in several ways which will give you that unique and stylish look. Listed below are some of the latest and stylish bridal aso oke design.
LACER CUT ASO OKE
This is one of the top aso oke design that every Yoruba bride wants to rock for their traditional engagement. Lacer cut is a one patterned aso oke, the aso oke is being perforated in some unique area such as the sleeve of the buba, the chest area very close to the neck, at the edge of the iro(wrapper) or any other part as desired by the individual. This design speaks elegance and style in its own class. It is perfect for a bride that want to look simple and classy at the same time. This aso oke design can also suit any body size. See pictures of lacer cut aso oke below.
TWO TONE ASO OKE
As the name implies, two tone is a double tone aso oke, it is a fascinating design, the dual aso oke pattern dazzles in 2 mixed colourful print.One unique feature of two tone aso oke is the way it dazzles, this in turn brings the celebrant into the spotlight at a glance. Two tone aso oke design is simple and easy to rock. See some of the pictures below.
JAWU ASO OKE
Jawu is one of the oldest aso oke design which has been in existence over the years. It is a coventional aso oke design. Jawu has also been re-define to fit into todays recent and stylish aso oke design. Jawu is designed in such a way that there are visible open holes on the aso oke. Jawu is a sophisticated aso oke. It comes in both plain or mixed colour. Jawu is mostly used by elderly people.
HAND CUT ASO OKE DESIGN
As the name implies, there are some cut out which create some holes close to the hand area of the aso oke. Hand cut design is very close to Lacer cut design, the major difference is that while lacer cut can be patterned in some specific areas of the aso oke, handcut is restricted to just the hand. Handcut design is widely acceptable and frequently used by many brides, this could be as a result of its simplicity and comfortability the design project. Furthermore, hand cut design will suit any body size, whether you are on the big size, on the small size or the medium size. Here are some pictures below.