Pulse List Top 4 traditional menswear designers in Nigeria

Modern menswear in Nigeria has become very big over the years, however, men still have not forgotten their roots. Thus, we still have traditional menswear designers who give us beautiful designs.

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Olajumoke Orisaguna and Tinie Tempah

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Modern menswear in Nigeria has become very big over the years, however, men still have not forgotten their roots. Thus, we still have traditional menswear designers who give us beautiful designs.

Of all the many traditional menswear designers and tailors in Nigeria, here are 4 who have made their skills into well known and profitable brands:

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Olajumoke Orisaguna and Tinie Tempah

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Okunoren Twins: The two brothers, Taiwo and Kehinde Okunoren, have managed to make a name for themselves as a premiere menswear brand in Nigeria, dressing the types of D’banj and Tinie Tempah amongst other high profile clients.

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Kola Kuddus: Aside from being one of four to showcase recently at South Africa Menswear Week, the native attire designer boast of clientele, which include Olusegun Obasanjo, Kunle Afolayan, Ugo Mozie and so many others.

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Yomi Casual: Olorunyomi Omoniyi has been able to establish himself as a traditional designer with an edge. His modern looking traditional designs attract the youthful celebrity crowd, consisting of Alexx Ekubo, Ik Ogbonna and more.

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Agbadas by Deco

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Deco:  He is one of the new age designers and has helped redefined and made popular the cropped agbada style. His clients include the very modern and stylish Noble Igwe and Ebuka Obi-Uchendu. He is definitely one to watch out for.

Check out these four designers and let us know who is your favorite.

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