Category Archives: Events

Allure Hosts Style Icons Awards Party

An awards party organised by Allure the Sunday pull-out magazine from Vanguard Newspaper was held on the 17th of April 2011 at the Atlantic Beach Centre, Victoria Island.  This event saw style icon including Mrs Erelu Dosumu and ex beauty queen, Nike Oshinowo-Soleye. Omowunmi Akinnifesi– former beauty queen and Mai Atafo- upcoming fashion designer were this…

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Duchess Boutique Stocks London Based Label Issa Autumn/ Winter 2011 Collection

In Nigeria, Duchess is the main/exclusive retailer of Issa, a brand that celebrates a decade of effortless style and elegance – incorporating signature elements of past collections, but with her eye constantly on the future. Kate Middleton, England Princess to-be choose an Issa long-sleeved silk-jersey dress when herself and Prince William broke their engagement to the…

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Trend Huntress: Bill Clinton and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Visit Nigeria

  Last Friday 25th of March 2011 at the Expo Hall, Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island Lagos. Special guests of honour, President Bill Clinton and Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger both from the United States of America graced the Thisday awards event and spoke extensively on ‘Leadership, Nigeria and Our Common Humanity”. This year’s event was…

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Duchess Valentine Sales

Valentine season is a time to show a little extra LOVE. We love chocolate, we love flowers, we love nice dinners, but you know what else we LOVE, Clothes, Shoes, Bags and other lovely fashion accessories!!!… Duchess, Nigeria’s premier luxury fashion retailer offers the style-savvy customer the hottest looks of the season from various designer…

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Horse Play

Sunday the 16th of January 2011 was the finals of the Lagos Polo Tournament President’s Cup at the Polo grounds in Ikoyi. Polo lovers, fashionistas and socialites from around turned out to either watch the elitist sport or simply have fun. Most Nigerians head to the tournaments each year not necessary for the love of…

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