On the evening of March 22nd 2016 as the sun set at The Wheatbaker Hotel in Ikoyi, the same room where the master class was held was transformed into a floral haven courtesy of the most beautiful array of flowers in arrayed in heavily gilded centre-pieces.
This was to be the scene of the VIP cocktail party to culminate the 2-day event. Sponsored by Bollinger champagne, the evening kicked off to a great start with everyone having the chance to mingle with the star guest Jeff Leatham.
As the specially-invited guests tucked in to a five course meal, Comedian Bovi entertained with a repartee of reib-cracking jokes and Nigerian A-list singer Chee gave a powerful performance with her rendition of Whitney Houston‘s “I Have Nothing”, rendering guests speechless by the awesome power of her voice.
Lanre Da Silva, renowned Nigerian fashion designer had created a 10-piece Jeff Leatham-inspired collection, featuring a floral motif, which she unveiled at the event!
As the remarkable evening came to close, The curator of the event – Sade Awe of The Bridal Circle, thanked partners, sponsors, guests and especially Jeff Leatham for coming all the way down to Lagos.
The evening ended with an emotional speech from Jeff Leatham thanking Nigerians for all the love, and support and a wish to come back again.
Here are more highlights from The Jeff Leatham Floral Experience Dinner: