Upcoming Fashion Shows in the UK You Don’t Want to Miss!

FASHION and STYLE July 5, 2016 0 Comments

In the spirit of African Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN), we thought we should bring you some of the latest and forthcoming fashion shows in the UK. Fashion shows are great places to discover new ideas, get inspiration, gain new insights into global fashion trends as well as make new connections with industry professionals. The African fashion industry continues to evolve.…

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AFWN 2016: Cynthia and Angel

NEWS July 3, 2016 0 Comments

Cynthia and Angel is a feminine Nigerian brand founded by Cynthia Achama Otiyo-Abila. Started in 2015, Cynthia and Angel works to marry contemporary designs with a deep respect for African culture and diversity, while paying calculated attention to excellence, details, aesthetics and customer satisfaction aiming towards perfection. Cynthia studied Environmental Biotechnology in University of Port Harcourt but has always been fascinated by Arts, Creative wearable designs, style…

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Update: Swarovski Set to Collaborate With Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2016

NEWS June 28, 2016 0 Comments

Taking the concept of individuality and self-expression to a new dimension, Swarovski collaborates with` Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2016’ from 1-3 July 2016. In 1892, Daniel Swarovski invented a machine for making precision-cut, beautiful, high quality lead glass crystals using quartz, sand, and minerals. The exact proportions of these raw materials has remained a company secret. This specialized manufacturing process…

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 AFWL & AFWN Welcomes Architect Olajumoke Adenowo as an Advisory Member

NEWS May 23, 2016 0 Comments

“We are more than honoured and super excited to have her on board, and that’s because her contribution via direction and advises would be invaluable. We see her passion and drive to stamp Africa on the world’s map for all that’s great and excellent” – Ronke Ademiluyi. Founder AFWN & AFWL At Africa Fashion week London & Nigeria, It’s our pleasure…

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Yemi Alade: 2016 AFWN & AFWL Brand Ambassador

Celebrity News On The Scene April 26, 2016 0 Comments

Today at the exclusive press conference, Nigerian afropop artist, Yemi Eberechi Alade popularly known as Yemi Alade was unveiled as this year’s Africa Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN) & Africa Fashion Week London (AFWL) brand Ambassador. AFW promotes the beauty of Africa, from the creative side of fashion to the business of it (AFWL) while also discovering young new exciting brands and providing…

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Nigeria’s Next Top Designer (NNTD) Season Two: Audition Date

NEWS March 22, 2016 0 Comments

Nigeria’s Next Top Designer (NNTD) serves as a unique platform for i. Young Nigerian designers between the ages of 18-30 to showcase their creativity to a wider audience and on a world stage platform Africa Fashion Week Nigeria & London. It helps facilitate and manage young Nigerian designers who wish to enter into the fashion in also dustry, with the intention of…

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Calling On Designers, Media, Sponsors to Partake In AFWN & AFWL 2016

NEWS March 16, 2016 0 Comments

Calling On Designers | Media | Sponsors to Partake In Afwn & Afwl 2016 AFWN (Africa Fashion Week Nigeria) & AFWL (Africa Fashion Week London) are unique platforms that celebrate the best of Africa, showcasing her creativity and colours to the world. The first edition debuted in 2011, and this year the Lagos event is slated to take place at the Eko Hotel from…

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Season #2: Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Reality Tv Competition

NEWS February 3, 2016 0 Comments

Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Reality Tv Competition  Welcomes Season 2….Calling On Designers!!! It’s the 2nd edition of the highly acclaimed designer competition for emerging stars of the future. Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Competition Season 2 berths and it is powered by AFWL & AFWN.  The 2016 showcase has built on the fantastic momentum of the inaugural edition of 2015, which had…

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