Tag Archives: Cynthia Abila

OB Designer Focus: Cynthia Abila Is The Designer Celebrating The Value Of The African Woman

After making her runway debut at the 2018 Lagos Fashion Week, Cynthia Abila is the Abuja-based Nigerian designer that should be on your radar right now and (maybe) forever. Cynthia who is the creative director of her own eponymous brand, Cynthia Abila started her venture for the travelling woman that loves to explore the diverse culture of worlds beyond…

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Cynthia Abila, Adenike Adegboye And More Emerge Winners Of The Fashion Focus Fund Live

On Friday 5th April, 2019, Lagos Fashion Week hosted Fashion Focus Fund Live, a business plan pitch presentation to determine the recipient of the Fashion Focus Fund. This year, the Fashion Focus Fund Live presentations involved past Alumni of the programme and raised the stakes with a N10,000.000 (Ten Million Naira) grant for the 2017/18…

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Cynthia Abila Journeys To Niger-Delta For SS19 Collection Titled “Alydia”

Heels on the Lagos Fashion Week runway, womenswear designer, Cynthia Abila has released her Spring/Summer 2019 collection titled ‘Alydia’. According to the designer the collection was born after a trip made to the South-South Niger-Delta part of Nigeria in July. “A trip filled with unusual emotions and ungodly awareness, witnessed the most elaborate burial festivities, exaggerated…

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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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Sultry Silhouettes & Modern Aesthetics! Cynthia Abila Debuts ‘KruKrubite’ A/W ’18 Collection 

Womenswear brand Cynthia Abila unveils its Autumn /Winter 2018 collection titled “KruKrubite”. The collection is inspired by the the  riverine  culture  and serves  as  a  ode  to the  women in the  region of Niger Delta in Rivers State, Nigeria where the collection was shot   Designed by the brand’s creative director Cynthia Abila, the Spring…

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