Saturday, 8 February 2014

Ghana Fashion Icons Awards set to launch

The maiden edition of the Fashion Icons Awards is set to be launch at the Alisa Hotel later this month. “We hope that Fashion Icons Awards will motivate and encourage old and new generation of fashion entrepreneur, and increase their brand worth and awareness,” Bashiru Olu, Event Director

Below are the categories of People’s Choice awards that would be given out this year:

Wednesday, 5 February 2014

African Fashion Week Nigeria set for May 17th - 18th

For the first time in history, Nigeria will be hit with the biggest platform dedicated to African inspired fashion, African Fashion Week Nigeria (AFWN).

The two-day spectacular show which will be held between Saturday, 17th and Sunday, 18th May 2014 at Intercontinental Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos will showcase everything that defines fashion from an African point of view.

African Fashion Week Nigeria will give equal opportunity and priority to top fashion designers alongside new and emerging designers to celebrate culture, style and increase their passion for fashion.

This is an opportunity for all aspiring or emerging designers to use as a platform to showcase their talent to the right people. Designers and exhibitors who want to participate are required to log on to their website, to download the application form.

The event which will feature designers from the whole of Africa, offer those in the fashion industry a free platform on which to showcase their brands, act as an opportunity for fashion designers to network among each other, create a portal for new designers to enter into the market and integrate into the international fashion system, highlight the African textile Industry to a global audience, enable African countries to showcase their national fabrics through their designers, make African textiles visible to the rest of the world , and lots more.