Nigeria based fashion brands Tasha Gillies and Somandra Stitches have been unveiled as designers showing at the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria.

The brands who are both focused on exporting the best of African styles beyond the shores of the country will show their latest collections at the fashion week set to hold between 1st to 3rd July 2016 at the Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos.

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The 2016 show will see 60 designers on the runway with five (5) Catwalk Shows and a fashion gala & awards Night. A conference with panel discussions aimed at promoting Nigeria as a production hub will open this year's event which makes the third edition of the fashion event.


Date - 1st-3rd July 2016.

Venue -The Eko Hotel & Suites

Friday 1st July 2016

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

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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

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About Tasha Gillies

Tasha Gillies is a Nigerian based clothing brand that offers a fresh thoughtful perspective fashion.

Our Ideology is, It takes a common interest in order unity and the love for fashion is shared by people from every imaginable background as such Tasha Gillies refers collectively to the fashion lovers of the world.

Tasha Gillies mission is to defy convention by engaging consumers with personal stories told through the development of uniquely stylish and supremely crafted fashion.

About Somandra Stiches

Somandra Stitches is a Nigerian based fashion house focused on delivering impeccably tailored outfits for various occasions. Known for it’s contemporary structured designs and clean finishing. With an African view at heart, the brand creates unique ready to wear and couture designs that matches up to international standards.