Day 1 of fashion week and it’s already exciting.
Some of the most creative designers like Morafa, Omilua, Titi Bello, Style Temple, and so many more got to showcase their newer collection pieces on Day 1. We selected 5 of our favorite designers of the Day 1.
StyleTemple is one of the most prestigious fashion house in Abuja founded by a young female serial entrepreneur, Ogugua Okonkwo. The fashion house is poised to dominate the bespoke female fashion industry and pioneer a new school of thought in the Nigerian fashion designing industry as evidence in their newly launched fashion school.
Ugo Monye, one of Nigeria’s top fashion brand, known for its trend setting styles has designed and produced attires for Nigerians, foreign corporate personalities and celebrities including Jidenna, Joke Silva, Uti, Alex Okubo and Gbenro Ajibade.
Nokwanda Ngcobo is a Durban-based fashion designer who graduated from DUT with a national diploma in Fashion Technology. In 2013, she won the David Tlale Extravaganza Internship, in partnership with the KZN Department of Economic Development and Tourism. This gave her opportunity to be part of the assisting team for David Tlale in New York Fashion Week. She is now back in Durban, and has relaunched herself as Nokwanda of 8th Wanda Designs.
MORAFA is a menswear and women’s wear brand that deals with the production of the best Bespoke tailored wears with a perfect finishing of the finest and most exclusive fabrics.
EJIRO AMOS AFIRI
Ejiro Amos Tafiri is an amazing fashion brand that embodies the ideology of the modern woman’s taste in fashion and her sensuality and her sense of style. Her collections are inspired by Culture, imagination, literature, and travel.
Photo Credit- Kola Oshalusi (Insigna)