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The Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week 2017 will hold this weekend, 19th & 20th August at the Federal Palace Hotel & Casino.

This year's edition of the fashion showcase which aims at promoting emerging/young designers is the 5th installment with top menswear enthusiast/influencer Akin Faminu and OAP Maria Okan unveiled as faces.

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NSFDW will hold in Lagos on 19th- 20th August 2017



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Upcoming brands including Apparel By Pearl, Pinkies Stitches, Threads By Nessa, Makaris Wears, Adara Atelier, Kolzy Couture, Aumoh, Carl Andrews, Idiol Nupo and Tiny Fittin will be introduced to the runway.

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Hym Signage to showcase at NSFDW 2017



NSFDW 2016's 2nd runner up; Hym Signage, 2016 Most Creative Designer; Ashillarozae, 2013's Most Creative Designer; Yrc Nigeria, 2014's Most Creative Designer; Ovems will also showcase their new collections at the fashion event.

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YRC Nigeria to showcase at NSFDW 2017



Each year the 'Most Creative Designer' is chosen based on creativity and detail in design. The winner will go away with benefits including a feature showcase at the Africa Fashion Week in Nigeria, exclusive interviews, business & fashion mentorship and lots more.

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Follow @nsfdweek on Twitter and Instagram for updates.


Date- August 19th-20th 2017

Venue- Federal Palace Hotel, V.I Lagos

Red carpet- 4pm

Time- 5pm

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