Tag Archives: IAMISIGO

IAMISIGO’S AW19 Collection Looks To Change The Narrative Of African Textiles

For AW19, Lagos-based designer Bubu Ogisi of IAMISIGO gives praise to the east African legend of Queen Nyabingi, and her earthly priestess Muhumusa, who is famed for using both her spiritual and military might to fight colonialism and establish women’s rights. This narrative is then woven into a different tale, that of the troubled history…

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Here’s What Went Down At Lagos Fashion Week’s “Between Us” Launch At The Shop At Bluebird London

On the 2nd of April 2019, Lagos Fashion Week launched “Between Us” in partnership with The Shop at Bluebird, one of the Lagos Fashion Week Presents: London activities. “Between Us” welcomed the versatile and effervescent spirits of Africa to the The Shop at Bluebird’s London flagship store with the first multi-brand pop-up since opening the…

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3 Woman-Led Brands Changing The Fashion Game In & Outside Nigeria, Find Out!

Sylvia Enekwe-Ojei and Olivia Enekwe-Okoji Of Gozel Green Hello Style Revolutionists! Have you ever sat to wonder how the world would be without fashion and latest trends? Trust you don’t want to think about it. Here are some top notch designers who have been given juicy designs back to back to suit your taste. Sylvia…

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Who Wore It Better? Naomi Campbell & Abi KD In IAMISIGO Hand Woven Agbada

International supermodel Naomi Campbell and Socialite/Style Influencer Abi KD both looked flawless in this SS18 Hand woven agbada by Nigerian fashion house IAMISIGO. Naomi styled her outfit with a hausa hat and a black purse while Abi KD Styled her outfit with a head gear aka GELE, a pair of yellow strap sandals and a…

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Lagos Fashion Week A/W18 Presentations: Day 1- Gozel Green, Mo Agusto, Iamisigo

Day one (Friday, 23rd March) of the Lagos Fashion Week (#LFWNG) Autumn/Winter 2018 Presentations kicked off with a bang with collections from Gozel Green, Mo Agusto and Iamisigo.  The Wings – Oando in Victoria Island, Lagos (Venue for the presentations) was the perfect backdrop for each designer’s collections, they presentations brought the space to life, plus…

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#OBDesignerFocus: Bubu Ogisi Of IAMISIGO

Bubu Ogisi   Hello Style Revolutionists! We are back with another edition of Designer Focus (#OBDesignerFocus). The fashion game in Nigeria has really come a long way. Fashion designers in Nigeria continue to push boundaries and release spectacular collections for public consumption each year. From the mainstream traditional clothing to western like wears, the Nigerian…

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Inspired By Strength! Fashion Brand IAMISIGO Releases SS18 Collection Titled “Mino”

“Mino” meaning our mothers in Fon, is a collection inspired by the strength and ruthlessness of a group of chosen women known as the Dahomey Amazons who were created as a military force in the 16th century and obligated beyond any reasonable doubt to fight against slavery and to protect for their Kingdom of Dahomey (in present day known…

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#HLFDW2017! Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week 2017: Day 4 – IamIsigo

Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2017 Day 4 has come to a close with designers like Bridget Awosika, Christie Brown, Kenneth Nze, Gert Johan Coetzee, Kiki Kimanu IamIsigo and other. Themed ‘Africa: Shaping Fashion’s Future’, the 7th edition of the highly anticipated runway show returned with lots of innovative African designs and techniques. Photo Credit- Kola Oshalusi…

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IAMISIGO’s AW16 ‘Uncaved’ Collection Is Very Earthy – Here’s The Lookbook!

Bubu Ogisi’s IAMISIGO fashion brand has released the lookbook for its Autumn/Winter 2016 collection dubbed ‘Uncaved’. The collection features frocks, loose pants, skirts and more in earthy tones of brown, tan, green, mellow yellow, peach and more. According to the label, this collection explores how natural fashion can come to anyone with no underlying systems,…

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iamISISGO Unveils SS16 Collection – Modern Hunters

Top womenswear brand, iamISIGO owned by stylist & designer BubuOgisi has released its SS16 collection lookbook entitled ‘Modern Hunters’. Previously showcased at the recently concluded Heineken LFDW, the collection consists of pieces reflecting a female Ghanaian hunter. Inspired by the 17th century folktale surrounding an ancient fabric technique called Kente, it pays homage to the modern…

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