Category Archives: FASHION

MTN Lagos Fashion And Design Week 2011- Exclamations Couture

Babajide “Babs” Familusi aka FAB is the Founder of Exclamations Couture.  He is a Designer, Stylist and Image consultant. The clothing design and production outfit was founded in 2001 when he discovered his interest in making his own clothes haven traded clothing and accessories for 2 years. Mostly self-taught, the young designer used his background…

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MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2011- Maki Oh

Amaka Osakwe, creative director of Maki Oh a ‘Made in Nigeria’ brand whose ethos centres around the appreciation of beauty and individuality.   Maki Oh incorporates African culture, traditional structure and creativity to produce stylish and detailed garments.   The label has been a fixture on catwalks for many years and consistently produces rich textures…

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MTN Lagos Fashion And Design Week 2011- Xclamations

What catches your fancy in AyotomiRotimi creative designer of Xclamations interpretation of colours and her unique finesse with the linen fabric.     The array of colors, elegant cuts and unrivalled finish only entrenches their position as one of Nigeria’s fastest rising fashion Brands. Although she possesses an uncanny knowledge of the linen fabric which…

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Lanre Da Silva Ajayi Presents “Labour Of Love” Spring/Summer 2012 Lookbook

The major theme of Lanre Da Silva (LDA) spring/summer 2012 collection ‘Labour of Love’ takes trends of bright clashing looks and a refined lady-like silhouette that is infused with fresh new ideas. It features modern classic cuts and architecture that results in a cutting-edge collection.     The inspiration for this collection is got from…

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LaQuan Smith Presents LQS “Eclipse” Fall 2011 Lookbook

“Eclipse” is the latest collection from designer LaQuan Smith’s ready to wear/diffusion line, LQS.   Futuristic and subtle, the foray includes an array of textures, sharp silhouettes, cute cut outs, and bold shoulders   Gone are the electric pinks, blues, and peaches characterizing LaQuan’s last Hard Candy collection. Fall/Winter 2011-2012 is all about neutral blacks,…

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