Grey Velvet: Home To African Designers- The Launch Party!

Isioma Onochie-Aihie and Terae Onyeje formally launched their fashion retail boutique-Grey Velvet on Saturday 5th of May at the Ikeja City Mall, Alausa Lagos. The exclusive black carpet event was a gathering of the crème de la crème in Nigerian fashion.

Grey Velvet is a home to collections from African designers, the boutique sells pieces from Remi Lagos, Isi Brown, BebeGrafiti, Virtue Clothiers, Xclamations, Kiki Kamanu, Design for Love, RN Jewelz, T.T DALK, Dehadza, Ejiro Amos Tafiri, Republic of Foreigner, House of Farrah, DOT, Nick & Grace and Kola Kuddus.

A first of its kind in Lagos,the Grey Velvet houses a wide range of fashion pieces from clothing, shoes, handbags, jewellery to other accessories.

Highlights of the day included special fashion presentations of some of the pieces in store by live models plus an overflow of champagne, wine, cocktails and finger foods to the delight of guests present.

According to the owners of Grey Velvet, the store is here to take away the hassles of acquiring your favourite pieces off the runway as it offers the style-savvy customer exactly what is needed in today’s world; unprecedented access to the hottest looks of the season and more Nigerian labels are expected to be in store soon.

 

This launch party was supported by OnoBello.com.

 

The Guests

 


The Fashion Presentations

Peach silk and Ankara mix top worn with black Ankara mix pants with tassels on the side both from Republic of Foreigner
Chiffon and cotton Ankara mix fitted dress with drawstring detail around the waist by Alter Ego
Peach silk and Ankara mix top worn with black Ankara mix pants with tassels on the side both by Republic of Foreigner
Long white jersey dress with print fringing and cape neck detail by Kiki Kamanu
Silk nude shift dress with beaded Ankara detail by Ejiro Amos Tafiri and precious stone dropping earrings by RN Jewellery


Silk nude shift dress with beaded Ankara detail by Ejiro Amos Tafiri and precious stone dropping earrings by RN Jewellery



Long white jersey dress with print fringing and cape neck detail by Kiki Kamanu  and precious stone dropping earrings by RN Jewellery

 



Peach silk and Ankara mix top worn with black Ankara mix pants with tassels on the side both by Republic of Foreigner



Chiffon and cotton Ankara mix fitted dress with drawstring detail around the waist by Alter Ego



 Burgundy Velvet and cream lace mix dress by Isi Brown



One-shoulder blue draped dress by House of Farrah and beaded Ankara purse by Design for Love



 Chiffon Peacock print flowing dress by Ejiro Amos Tafiri

 Long lace and sequin mix yellow dress by Bebe Graffiti

 



Metallic black mix camisole worn with a metallic flowing skirt and matching jacket by Remi Lagos



Flowing Chiffon asymmetric dress with jewellery detail on top by Remi Lagos and precious stone dropping earrings by RN Jewellery

 



Multi colour Chiffon top worn with black flowing skirt by Remi Lagos



Short black and polka dot mix dress by Remi Lagos and precious stone dropping earrings by RN Jewellery


Other Supporters of this event are: House of Tara, Sleek Nigeria and Millaman & Lautrec Wine & Champagne.


For sales and commercial and general enquires, please contact:
Address: Shop L34 Ikeja City Mall Alausa Lagos, Nigeria.
Mobile: +234 (0) 708 861 7035
Email:sales@grey-velvet.com

 

For press and publicity enquiries, please contact:
Ono Bello
Press, Publicity and Fashion Consultant

Mobile: +234 (0)-705-810-8738
Email:pr.uno@onobello.com
Website: www.onobello.com

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