Photos: Veuve Clicquot & Genevieve Magazine “Fashion & Style Day Out” Lagos Polo President’s Cup

Nkiru Anumudu Betty Irabor

We have been oohing and ahing over these photos from the VeuveClicquot and Genevieve Magazine’s“Fashion & Style Day Out” at The President’s Cup at Lagos Polo Club in Ikoyion Sunday, 19th January 2014.

Lagos fashion lovers dusting off their finest frocks and mingledduring the one day racing festivities. A first of it’s kind in Nigeria, Genevieve Magazine had prior to the event announced the ‘Ascot dress code’ and there was‘style police’ patrolling the grounds as awards were given to the ‘Most Sauve Male’, ‘Best Dressed Female’ and ‘Best Dressed Couple’ attendees.
Ladies showed up in dramatic hats, fascinators and perfectly tailored, luxurious fabrics and accessories in simple silhouettes. As for the men, some of them dished out some cool dapper style!

Monalisa Chinda Omowunmi Akinnifesi
Stephanie Coker Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi
Latasha Ngwube Ono Bello
Orire Omatsola Ann Ogunsulire, Stephanie Coker
Peaceful Owoghiri Isi Atagamen

Another highlight, amongst several of the event, was the presentation of medals and gifts given to ‘Most Elegant Female’, ‘Best Hat, Best Accessory’ and more.

Everyone put an effort into their ensembles, which can only mean one thing: scene-stealing style and huge hats.
Also, during half time, guests had fun wandering across the field stomping the torn up turf while also socializing, you know just like we saw Julia Roberts and Richard Gere do in the 1990 American romantic movie “Pretty Woman”.

Some of the winners include; Osas Ighodalo – Best Dressed (Female), Omawunmi Akinnifesi – Best Hat, Ene Maya-Lawani – Most Elegant Female, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegbi – Most Elegant Hat, Kazeem Suleiman – Best Dressed (Male), Taryor Gabriels – Best Dressed (Male), Olumide Ogunnusi and Victoria Uilyams – Best Dressed Couple.

Nkiru Anumudu Lanre DaSilva Ajayi
Osas Ighodalo Monalisa Chinda
Ene Maya-Lawani Fade Ogunro
Femi DaSilva Jumoke Adekunle
Ono Bello Omowunmi Akinnifesi
Orire Omatsola Veronica Odeka
Azuka Ogujiuba Moriam Musa
Lanre DaSilva Ajayi & Femi DaSilva

Other A-list guests at the event are Nkiru Anumudu, Monalisa Chinda, Michelle Dede, Fade Ogunro, Lanre Da-Silva Ajayi, Bridget Awosika, Emmy Collins, Nimi Akinugbe, Taryor Gabriels, Lami Phillips, Olisa Dibua, Dolapo Oni, Olaotan Towry-Coker, Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Vanessa Banigo,Wole Aboderin, Timi Dakolo, Fauzi Fahm and many more.

Azuka Ogujiuba & Lara Rawa Betty Irabor & Mai Atafo
Betty Irabor & Nkiru Anumudu Bridget Awosika.jpg
Bukky Karibi-Whyte, Olayinka Epega,
Veronica Ebie-Odeka & Lara Rawa
Bukky Karibi-Whyte, Yinka Epega & Veronica Odek
Danielle Alakija Data Okorodudu & Vivian Oputa
Fade Ogunro & Dimeji Alara Lami Phillips (L), Noble Igwe (R)
Joy Chico-Ejiro, Monalisa Chinda, Azuka Azuka
Francisca Ogujiuba & Winnie
NK Ukonu
Michelle Dede, Thelma Ojiji, Azuka Ogujiuba, & Yinka Epega Joy Chico Ejiro
Nkiru with daughter Zina Anumudu
Saheed Sulaiman, Azuka Ogujiuba & Emmy Collins Osas Ighodaro & Tomi Odunsi 
Wendy Toni Kan Onwordi Winnie
Alibaba Denola Adepetun
Taryor Gabriels
Betty Irabor with guests Omowunmi Akinnifesi
Betty Irabor with guests

Photo Credits: | RB PR | Instagram | Facebook

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