Lagos Fashion Design Week 2017

Lagos Fashion Week 2017: The Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design week is upon us and this is no news for most Lagosians as the event has garnered the attention of loyal fashion lovers from within Nigeria and beyond. This year’s edition of LFDW is produced by one of Nigeria’s best fashion business development agency “Style House Files”, which focuses on the advancement of the Nigerian and African fashion industry – a platform that showcases Lagos fashion designers, as well as local talents across Africa.

Kente is a type of silk and cotton fabric made of interwoven cloth strips and is native to the Akan ethnic group of South Ghana. Credit: Lfdw_ng/Instagram

LFDW is known as the leading fashion event on the African fashion Calender, which leads the way with exceptional initiatives that strengthens and develops the fashion industry. It also provides physical platform which is known to have positioned fashion as a useful tool for commerce and creativity in Nigeria.

The event which has been scheduled for the 25th – 28th of October 2017 at Eko Atlantic will be graced by the most sorted and best fashion brands, models, style influencers amongst many others.

Maasai beaders from Ngong Hill, Kenya who specialize in the bead craft. Credit: Lfdw_ng/Instagram

We’re looking forward to seeing jaw dropping collections on the runways of LFDW by Nigerian Fashion houses like Lanre Dasilva Ajayi (LDA), Mai Atafo, Orange culture, Lisa  Folawiyo, Grey Velvet, JZO, and many others.

Lagos Fashion Design Week
Akwete is a unique hand woven textile produced in the Akwete and Ndoki community, Abia State, Nigeria. Credit: Lfdw_ng/Instagram

The Lagos Fashion Week Show is known to always bring a massive buzz into the city of Lagos and we just can’t wait to see all the newest eye-catching fashion collections and presentations on the runway as well as some lagos street style appearances from the best fashionistas and trend setters at the event’s grounds.

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