Nnooll and Onomen have been listed as designers set to showcase their latest collections at the Africa Fashion Week London 2016.
The 6th edition of the anticipated fashion event will hold at the London Olympia West Hall, Kensington London on the 9th-10th September 2016. The Lagos edition (AFWN 2016) was held recently at Eko Hotel and Suites with Yemi Alade as the ambassador who debuted her own collection alongside around 70 others designers who showcased their latest collections at the grand event.
Nnooll is a Gambia based luxury fashion brand known for her sophisticated pieces handmade ethically in Gambia.
Onomen is a unisex streetwear brand launched in 2014, the brand is known for infusing ancestral aethetics into their creations. The designer joins others at the showcase that will see 60 different brands from all over the world on five catwalk shows with a first time conference on the 'Globalization of African fashion'.
The organizers have already unveiled O'Saunders, Victoria Grace, AAugust, Sherene Melinda, JAUA, Alexander Akande, Agatha Moreno and more designers.
Nnooll's mantra is "Your Style Is our Command. You are unique, so why bother trying to dress like everybody else? You are playful, yet sophisticated and always ahead of the game. You are a Style Rebel, and this collection is our celebration to you."
Each Nnooll garment is ethically handmade in The Gambia.
Onomen are a new street wear, fashion and lifestyle brand. Established in 2014 by Aiwan Obinyan.
After a successful launch she took a short hiatus and now this year with a renewed energy as well as some bolder designs they are relaunching with their second collection - extended our ranges into winter wear with the addition of our unisex reversible hoodies and a women’s line of T-shirts alongside the men’s.
Onomen’s motto is “Traditional Streetwear: Ancestral Aesthetics, concisely reflects who we are and where we are going, but also reminds us where we came from.”
Date: 9th to 10th September 2016
Venue: London Olympia West Hall, Kensington London
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