The fair which had over 50 leather designers in attendance held on the 3rd & 4th of June at the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island, Lagos.
There were over 50 leather designers in attendance with their wares on display at the exhibition hall.
Designers that had their products on display include Joel Lani, 87 origins, O’Eclat, Fori Fori, City cobbler, Mode, TPS, Timabee, Roda, Jidz and many others. Exhibitors showcased different leather products from shoes, bags, furniture, wallets, earrings, hand bands and many more.
Lagos Leather Fair 2017 also featured a grand finale runway show from four top Nigerian designers as they showcased their different leather masterpieces.
Masterclasses and workshops were also key highlights of the Lagos Leather Fair 2017 as experts in the industry shared practical knowledge and insights with guests that came for the event.
Industry experts such as Zainab Ashadu, Muni Shonibare, Reni Folawiyo, Tosin Dekalu, Olatokunbo Onagoruwa, Adeola Azeez, Nelly Wandji, Isioma Aihie, Bukky karibi- Whyte, Bayo Rotimi, Uche Nnaji and many more spoke at the different masterclasses and workshops.
The Lagos Leather Fair is pioneered by femihandbags and is proudly supported by Lagos State, Bank of Industry and the Nigerian Export Promotion Council.