23 Children In Traditional Attires That Are Just Everything

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Every year, schools around Nigeria pick the closest date to the Independence day celebrations to have their cultural day celebrations.

Parents are expected to dress their children in traditional attires and it’s always a colourful experience as these kids always look so gorgeous!

For this year 2016, here are some of the amazing costumes that are making us smile.

 

1. Adaeze Yobo and her Ogoni boys

 

2. This Itsekiri princess

 

3. Lola Maja and her angels

Happy National Day Instafam 🇳🇬 😍 🇳🇬 . I know I know 🙈 it's been a long time since we posted. . Thank you for all your love and messages making sure we're ok. If you didn't catch my instastory a few days ago lemme just say, we're fabulous, living and loving life. . I'll be back properly soon but #mtvshuga is keeping me super busy for the next couple of weeks. I promise to post more. If I can 😁 . Have a fantastic day and an even better Independence Weekend!!! . Mwwwah mwwah mwwah #nigerianindependence #culturalday #nigerian #naijakids #stylishkids #fashionkidsafrica #cutekids #fashionkids #naijawedding #bellanaijastyle #nigerianwedding #ilovemykids #childrenofinstagram #instakidsfashion #instakids #tegaandtallulah #lolamaja

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4. Love the Yoruba + Hausa twist

 

5. Cha cha cha, igbo kwenu!

Mazi Chukwudubem & Lolo Chikaima 😍😍😍 #culturalday #nigerianculture #Igboamaka…#onenigeria #asoebibella

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6. Look at how she’s serving.

 

7. Flavour and Anna Ebiere’s daughter is a queen.

IGBO KWENU‼️‼️ #igboprincess #schoolculturalday2017 #PrincessCHIMAMANDA #Anambragirl #UmunzePrincess

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8. Love the poses.

#Culturalday#naijaheritage#.celebrating [email protected]

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9. OMG look at the gele on the little boy

 

10. So adorable

 

11. Do it for the gram.

 

12. Look at these Esan royalties

13. Why and how are they so cute?

 

14. This Edo prince and his princess are giving us life.

Obong Ekpe and his leading #princesses 👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑👑 Ooh ebendo oooh ebendo Happy #independence #nigerian #children 🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬 Today would be #lit as orders were pouring in and all clothes #fit 💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻 #onyonyo #calabar #outfit • • • • • When I say I AM #ANKARA4KIDSBOSS I DO NOT MINCE WORDS … We didn't need to measure and all fit 😍😍😍😍 #abuja #designer #buylittlests #wearlittlests #orderlittlests #buy #ankareadymade4kids #calabar #independenceday #culturalday #fav #triplets #asoebibella

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15. A LOOK!

 

16. Absolutely beautiful

 

17. A classic Igbo maiden

Adaeze. Orumba kwenu!! Ifite kwenu!! Igbo kwezuenu!!!.. #culturalDay#

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18. There’s something heartwarming about this picture

Samara n Ethan repping Yoruba n Igbo cultures, #culturalday

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19. Ahn ahn, look at these children looking all gorgeous

 

20. Thinking of kids yet so you can dress them up?

Happy #independence #nigerian #children Strength in diversity #edo #princess and #hausa #men #alhaji #kids #culturalday #north • • • 🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬🇳🇬 💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻💃🏻 • • • • • When I say I AM #ANKARA4KIDSBOSS I DO NOT MINCE WORDS … We didn't need to measure and all fit 😍😍😍😍 #abuja #designer #buylittlests #wearlittlests #orderlittlests #buy #ankareadymade4kids #ankarastyle #independenceday #madeinnigeria #asoebibella

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21. Love love love!

#culturalday #igboandyoruba #demboyz

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22. Unity in diversity.

One love#culturalday#independenceday#cuties#

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23. So fine!

Cultural day ready!! My Yoruba angel and Fulani princess 😍😍 #nigeriaat57 #culturalday

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See what some children wore last year for the Independence Day celebrations.