Foremost designer Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on the all round pricing of made in Nigeria pieces in a recent chat with Pulse TV.
Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on the all round pricing of made in Nigeria pieces in a recent chat with Pulse TV.
Tafiri who owns and is the creative director of her eponymous brand; Ejiro Amos Tafiri touched on how she developed love for the arts/ fashion and how she achieved her dream and currently doing well in the fashion industry in a recent chat with Pulse.
Reflecting on the industry and more the foremost Nigerian designer who agrees that Nigeria made fashion pieces are overpriced attributed it to cost of overhead; "Honestly sometimes Nigerian pieces can be overpriced but that said you can't put a price on creativity. What it take to build a brand costs a lot of money so it's not just the actual piece"
Pricing has been a sensitive topic in the Nigerian fashion industry as a lot of times, people have complained about paying far too more for nothing special raising a lot of arguments at a point sparking the #buynigerian movement of social media.
The designer opened up on how running a business in Nigeria doesn't come cheap revealing that combined with other factors make reasons why pieces may come more expensive than required.
Watch her address the issue in a chat with Pulse TV.