Ruth E. Carter, the legendary costume designer behind Black Panther’s now infamous Afro-inspired looks is no newbie to the business of majestic movie magic. Yet with over 30 years in the business and two Oscar nominations, she considers Black Panther to be one of her greatest honors because, according to Carter, “I was able to touch people with the artistry of Africa.” From gorgeous head wraps to regal tribal-inspired collar necklaces, we’ve rounded-up the fiercest Afro-inspired accessories to help you channel your own inner Black Panther mystique.
Wrap the crown of your head like the queen you are. Opt for bright primary colors and bold patterns to help create the perfect center piece for any look.
Free People Kai Turban ($98)
SSK Beautiful Metallic Turban ($12)
Purple And Fuscia African Print Head Wrap ($16)
She Is Royal African Head Wrap ($25)
Royal Head Wraps ($19)
Gucci Square G Happy Turban ($670)
Look for oversized tribal-inspired jewels with heavy beading, chunky metallic accents, rich layering, and/or fantastic colors scheme. The bolder the better!
Free People Bali Beaches Necklace ($68)
Rolling Rocks Tassel Pendant ($68)
Free People Elcipse Stone Pendant Necklace ($118)
Bauble Bar Malibu Statement Necklace ($24)
Free People Caralarga Fantasma Necklace ($88)
Topshop Layered Disk Sparkle Necklace ($36)
Nasty Gal Going For Gold Ovesized Choker ($8)
Channel your inner-warrior with some industrial strength arm cuffs. Opt for chunky pieces, warped plating, or deeply textured cuffs to solidify this regal look.
Nordstrom Sullivan Della Cuff Bracelet ($117)
Athena Statement Cuff ($69)
Karine Sultan Four Row Cuff ($98)
Shoptiques Black Vegan Cuff ($42)
Karine Sultan Hammered Cuff ($78)