Kiki Kamanu of the self named label says she began her journey into fashion at the age of eleven when she started revitalizing her twin sister’s clothes, and now, decades after, she has become one of the largely talked about designers from African and Nigeria.
2012/2013 Fall/Winter Collection
Born to a Bostonian mother and Igbo father, Kiki Kamanu started her emergence in the fashion world with a modeling agency in Boston where she walked for several internationally acclaimed designers such as Chanel and Gucci.
2012 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week
The designer’s lively fashion fusions are available in limited editions for discerning men and women seeking superior personal style in casuals and formal wear. Her eclectic pieces include her revolutionary multifunctional ‘Comme Tu Veux’ wrap that wowed everyone at London’s Fashion week.
2011 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week
The Kiki Kamanu’s brand distinctive chic has been featured on several runways including Sleek, London Fashion Week and the ARISE Magazine Fashion Week. In addition, her designs have appeared in major American, European, Nigerian and Turkish media including CNN International and Russian Tatler.
2011 Fall Winter Collection
Kiki has dressed leading personalities such as Susan Taylor, Editor-Emeritus of Essence Magazine and French singing duo Les Nubians, and has developed a faithful following in the United States, Nigeria, the Persian Gulf and now the United Kingdom.
In Kiki’s role as a costumier she continues to collaborate with several leading production companies to interpret their visions onto the stage.
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