Category Archives: Show Reports

#HeinekenLFW18: Lagos Space Programme Debuts A Gender-Blurring Capsule Collection

Lagos Space Programme SS19 Following hot on the heels of ‘The Dew Collection’ by Betty Irabor, which kicked off this year’s fashion week, came the one we’ve all had our eyes on Lagos Space Programme. Creatively directed by Adeju Thompson, the relatively new label challenged our perception of menswear with Japanese silhouettes and gender-neutral identities…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Ladunni Lambo Unveiled An Elegant And Sexy Collection

Ladunni Lambo SS19 Ladunni Lambo truly went for elegance as she debuted a striking collection in a sea of blues and greys on the first day of Heineken Lagos Fashion Week. One striking thing about the pieces was the use of traditional cowrie detailing. The first model appeared wearing satin dresses before others came down…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Cycling Shorts And Cultural Motifs Are Hot For SS19 At Nack

The Nack V2.0 SS19 Nack, everyone’s favourite lifestyle brand revealed a stunning collection that left us all in awe on the first day of the 2018 Heineken Lagos Fashion Week. Titled the ‘The Nack V2.0 collection’, the presentation took place right after Fruche with Afrobeats star Wande Coal in the front row. At the center…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Fruché Pays Homage To The Benin Culture For SS19

Fruche SS19 Fruché debuted a new drop-dead-gorgeous feminine collection on the first day of the Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018. Presenting as the fifth designer, creative director Frank Aghuno brought all the trends for SS19 with his signature silhouettes while celebrating femininity throughout the collection. From polka dots to exaggerated sleeves, feathers, stripes, metallic Aso oke,…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Anyango Mpinga Presents A Country-Chic Collection For SS19

Anyango Mpinga SS19 Award-winning Kenyan designer Anyango Mpinga won hearts on the Day 1 of Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018 as she showcased her rave-worthy “Phonology” collection. Drawing inspiration from her spiritual life as a Bahá’í, her love for the arts, her travels, and rich multi-cultural heritage, the womenswear designer splashed the runway with laser-cut…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Cynthia Abila Clashed Elegant Silhouettes And Colorful Stripes For Her Runway Debut

Cynthia Abila SS19 Womenswear designer, Cynthia Abila, who was also one of the Fashion Focus Finalists, unveiled a stunning collection that explored modern silhouettes whilst still being very much rooted in the African culture. According to the creative director, the collection was inspired by the glamorous celebration of the dead in the riverine area of Nigeria.…

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#HeinekenLFW18: Betty Irabor Makes Runway Debut With A Collection Inspired By Mental Health

The Dew Collection A few months ago, Betty Irabor shared her struggles with depression in a new book titled ”Dust To Dew” and recently she teamed up with 12 talented designers to create ‘The Dew Collection’ that centers around mental health awareness. Making her official runway debut, the media entrepreneur gathered creativity from Mai Atafo,…

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Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018: Day 1- Hephzibah

The OnoBello.com Fashion and Style Department brings you the Show Reports on all designers from this season’s Heineken Lagos Fashion Week 2018, Lagos. Heineken Lagos Fashion Week opened with Hepzibah’s collection and this time her pieces came all in one; the calm, colourful and neutral designed just to make every woman feel pretty in her own body. Scroll to see the entire collection.  …

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Glitz Africa Fashion Week 2018: Day 3 – Nonnistics

The OnoBello.com Fashion and Style Department brings you the Show Reports on all designers from this season’s Glitz African Fashion Week 2018, Accra. Amongst the spectacular designs showcased on Day 3 was Nonnistics founded by Nonye Goodie-Obi. Nonnistics which is a full-fledged design house operating from Lagos, Nigeria designs apparels across the full spectrum of apparel design as it is inspired by the world’s dynamic taste…

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Show Report: Glitz African Fashion Week 2018: Day 3- Vanskere

Glitz African Fashion Week 2018 is in full swing in the one of the fashion capitals of the world. The OnoBello.com Fashion and Style Department is doing Show Reports on all designers showcasing their latest collection this season. Evans Akere is the creative director and founder of Vanskere, a ready-to-wear African brand, which was established in 2004. The aim of the…

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