If you are Nigerian, love fashion and into any form of social media, then hey! you already know Lagos Fashion and Design week is the buzz right about now. It has become the most anticipated fashion event of the year andd this year’s kicked off exactly yesterday October 29 and will run till Nov 1st. The show seeks to create a platform for young talents across the country but also showcases and supports top and established nigerian fashion brands.
I am not at the shows physically but thankfully, the brands website – lagosfashionanddesignweek.com updates on all the collection not in real time though but within 24hrs so I am able to view the collections. I must say that for day one, the showing have been a tad bit disappointing. Day one had 24 designers walk the runway and its quite sad that after going through all, I couldnt pick out any designer whose collection had me completely enthralled. Most of the collection lacked cohesiveness and creativity, the designs, choice of material and tailoring was quite poor. However there were a few “looks” not collection that I found quite inspiring.
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