Ejiro Amos Tafiri Designer addresses why made in Nigeria pieces are overpriced

Foremost designer Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on the all round pricing of made in Nigeria pieces in a recent chat with Pulse TV.

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Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on the all round pricing of made in Nigeria pieces in a recent chat with Pulse TV.

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Tafiri who owns and is the creative director of her eponymous brand; Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on how she developed love for the arts/ fashion and how she achieved her dream and currently doing well in the fashion industry in a recent chat with Pulse.

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Ejiro Amos Tafiri

 

Reflecting on the industry and more the foremost Nigerian designer who agrees that Nigeria made fashion pieces are overpriced attributed it to cost of overhead; "Honestly sometimes Nigerian pieces can be overpriced but that said you can't put a price on creativity. What it take to build a brand costs a lot of money so it's not just the actual piece"

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Latasha Ngwube in the Rania Dress by Ejiro Amos Tafiri

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Ejiro Amos Tafiri's 2015 'The Madame' Luxury Resort Collection

 

Pricing has been a sensitive topic in the Nigerian fashion industry as a lot of times, people have complained about paying far too more for nothing special raising  a lot of arguments at a point sparking the #buynigerian movement of social media.

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Ejiro Amos Tafiri

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The designer opened up on how running a business in Nigeria doesn't come cheap revealing that combined with other factors make reasons why pieces may come more expensive than required.

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Watch her address the issue in a chat with Pulse TV.

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