Nigerian designer makes BOF top 500 global fashion influencers with Amal Clooney, Caitlyn Jenner...

Nigerian designer Lisa Folawiyo and Nigerian owner of top luxury boutique Alara make Business of Fashion's 500 list joining Amal Clooney, Caityln Jenner and other renowned names in the industry from across the world.

Lisa Folawiyo with Miroslava Duma

Nigeria based fashion designer Lisa Folawiyo and Reni Folawiyo make top 500 of Business of Fashion's revered list of global fashion influncers.

Lisa Folawiyo owns her eponymous womenswear brand that has showcases across major runways across countries while Reni Folawiyo owns top Lagos based lifestyle boutique; Alara.

The BoF 500 list "is a professional index of the people shaping the global fashion industry, based on hundreds of nominations received from current members of the BoF 500, data analysis and months of research to unearth names from all corners of the globe" choosing people who have impacted their fashion world across countries.

The fashion experts join famous names from around the world including Amal Clooney, Bruno Pavlovsky  of Chanel, Caitlyn Jenner and more who made the list.

Nigerian, Omoyemi Akerele who owns Style House Files and Lagos Fashion & Design Week initiative made the BoF 2014 list last year.

The excited designer shared intimate photos from the exclusive dinner with the new members on her Instagram, check on them above.

Read BOF bio on Lisa Folawiyohere

Read BOB bio on Reni Folawiyohere

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