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Nigerian fashion brands Lanre Lagos and Vivian Bennet join the list of designers set to showcase at the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria from 1st-3rd July 2016.

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Lanre Lagos set to showcase at the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria

 

Easily the biggest fashion event in Africa, the 2016 show will see 60 designers after an initial announcement of fifty designers announced to present at the show) on the runway with five (5) Catwalk Shows and a fashion gala & awards night where awards will be presented to wrap up the 3-day show.

ALSO READ: Tasha Gillies, Somandra Stitches set to showcase at this year's show

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Vivian Bennet set to showcase at the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria

 

This year, a conference with panel discussions aimed at promoting Nigeria as a production hub will open this year's event which also marks the third edition of the fashion event.

Details:

Date - 1st-3rd July 2016.

Venue -The Eko Hotel & Suites

Friday 1st July 2016

Conference - 9am….Positioning Nigeria As a Production Hub – FREE ENTRY

Saturday 2nd July 2016

Exhibition - 12 noon - FREE ENTRY

1st show- 1PM – N3000 entry

2nd show- 4PM – N3000 entry

3rd show- 8PM – N3000 entry

Sunday 3rd July

1st Show – Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Grand Finale -1 pm - FREE ENTRY

2nd Show –  AFWN Fashion Gala Night – 6 pm   - VIP TICKETS & VIP TABLES ONLY

ALSO READ: Beryl Qouture, O'Saunders join list of designers for this year's show

Contact:  Info@africafashionweeknigeria.com for purchase/registration details.

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About Lanre Lagos

"Lanre Lagos Couture (Fashion House) was established in 2009 originally as OLANREWAJU. It was originally meant to be a shirt-making company but as time went on, with heavy demand, we delved into making on pants, suits and Native wear.  By mid 2013, we had a huge urge to rebrand, and in the process of rebranding, the name Lanre Lagos was formed.

With the birth of Lanre Lagos, we embarked on a journey of style and class. We redefined our mission and restated our visions. At Lanre Lagos, we believe fashion plays a huge defining role in enhancing a person's confidence and sense of self. This is why the Lanre Lagos Brand creates unique designs that leave unforgettable impression. We are a brand that adapts to every lifestyle and effortlessly fuses a variety of styles and designs to offer our clients a globally accepted and chic.

Our Aspiration is to be the biggest and best fashion brand from Africa, to globally compete with some of the biggest names in some of the fashion world. Style and quality, working on a basis of creativity, discipline and responsibility are at the heart of the brand's philosophy. These values have been our watchword and guide through every level, from the laid back tailoring to the made to last quality. Capturing latest fashion trends and colours, quality fabrics and expressing them in a relaxed and comfortable style. For every garment, Lanre Lagos pays maximum attention from the fabric selection to fitting and perfect quality.

Over the years, Lanre Lagos has grown from strength to strength - embracing change, redefining fashion, setting trends and making a difference. Our most valuable asset has been our very loyal, dedicated and growing team. We cater for unique individuals of style with our designs".

About Vivian Bennet

"Vivian Bennet’s clean cut, figure flattering and empowering dresses reflect contemporary classics and the latest trends. We challenge traditional fashion rules and offer choices of styles to fit and flatter every body shape.

Vivan Bennet fuses impeccable tailoring with elegant styling to create timeless, effortless chic dresses for every occasion.

Vivian Bennet is an emerging indigenous Nigerian brand for women's wear in Couture, African, Urban, Contemporary and Ready to Wear clothing items"

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