Morin O and Victoria Grace join 66 other designers set to showcase at the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria.
Set to hold at the Eko Hotel & Suites Lagos from 1st through 3rd July 2016, the show is set to be the biggest fashion event of the year with 68 designers showing their latest collection at the 'Connecting Africa' themed event.
Date - 1st-3rd July 2016.
Venue - 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
Email Info@africafashionweeknigeria.com for details
About Morin. O
Morin. O, is a contemporary global leather and accessories brand inspired by artistic innovation and ethnic designs that represents originality, quality and craftsmanship.
Founded by savvy contemporary African art collector and veteran Entrepreneur, Morin Obaweya, The Morin.O philosophy aims at showcasing timeless style, and originality created with utmost precision with positive values that shine through every aspect of their work.
The use of natural materials to produce the best quality leather products aid Morin.O’s aspiration towards creating outstanding value-priced handbags.
The brand’s tag line…”You. Leather. Artistry” reflects a genuine interest towards life that celebrates style in an effort to make its customers feel and look good.
The artisans in our workshop, are a mix from different parts of Africa and every product we make is driven by the latent African creativity and our passion for the medium and use of leather, precious stones, prints and accessories.
With headquarters in Nigeria, Morin.O, has a presence in Europe, and America, and our products are sold at exhibitions and high-end stores in Nigeria, Europe and America and via the company’s website. The company shares its values and brand essence with lovely and inspiring collections for Women and Men.
Above all, Morin.O, speaks timelessness in leather artistry aimed to accentuate you.
About Victoria Grace
Victoria Grace is an elegant fashion brand. The brand aims to dress women who love elegance, timeless style and luxury.
Victoria Grace blends either the East or the West with Africa. All Victoria Grace pieces speak elegance. The label closes the taste gap between cultures by creating a unique style; it is the ultimate taste of European-African joie de vivre.
Victoria Grace is an inimitable state of the art fashion label. Most pieces are limited and bespoke with an aesthetic towards couture-creation.
Profile of Founder: Ijeoma J. Roenne is a corporate and entrepreneur with a unique flair for Fashion and the industry. She has a degree in Marketing and Masters in Finance. She is a British-born Nigerian married to a German. She has worked with Condé –Nast UK - Vogue magazine and Calvin Klein. She joined Vogue after working as a freelance Fashion PR consultant. Her passion has taken her to the world’s best fashion & life style corridors where she draws and harnesses her unique style and taste.
Currently she extends her passion for Fashion towards supporting Nigeria as a hub for both textile and garment manufacturing. Victoria Grace though at its infant stage, graced the African Fashion Week London in 2015 and gained the interest of leading international buyers. Proceeds from Victoria Grace goes to supporting sufferers of Sickle Cell Anameia and issues that affect the safety and livelihood of Women in Nigeria. Ijeoma would like to use the brand to Advocate for such causes.