A two-day show showcasing fashion from an African point of view, the core aim of the African Fashion Week Nigeria is providing visibility platforms for new talent, who would otherwise not have the means to gather national attention and awareness of their own. This is an opportunity for all aspiring or emerging designers to use as a platform to showcase their talent to the right people. The event is intended to be used as a platform to launch the careers of the best emerging fashion designers in Nigeria and provide them with start up funds.
It will be an evening of fashion, music and dance with fashion shows that combine both contemporary and cultural fashion, fine dining, exhibitions of Nigerian fashion scenes and over 10 decades of fashion performances, gravity defying dancers to make it a delightful evening. The evening will consist of a red carpet welcome, cocktail reception, formal 5 course dinner, a fashion show with veteran designer, Hajia Abba Folawiyo (Labanella) closing the show. Tickets required. To book a table or to purchase tickets please call 08152122911.
Date: Saturday, 17th & Sunday, 18th May 2014
AFTERNOON CATWALK SHOW 2PM & 3PM
EVENING FASHION GALA 6.30PM
Venue: Intercontinental Hotel, Kofo Abayomi Street, Victoria Island, Lagos.