Tag Archives: Alara

OB Crush: Meet Tokini Peterside, The Founder Of Art X Lagos

This week’s crush is none other than Tokini Peterside, the founder and director of` West Africa’s first international contemporary art fair, which she founded to widen Nigeria’s connection to the contemporary art scene in Africa and internationally, to contribute to the increased visibility of contemporary artists from Africa, and to position Lagos as an emergent…

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See All The Fun Red Carpet Moments At Tiffany Amber’s 20th Anniversary

Earlier this month, Tiffany Amber, an iconic heritage luxury brand, marked its 20th anniversary in partnership with French luxury cosmetics house Lancôme and luxury concept store ALARA. The brand also showcased it’s SS19 collection titled ‘Made in Africa, Made For Now’. Fashion insiders who attended the event include Folake Akindele Coker, the founder and creative…

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“Women Are Meant To Rule The World” – Reni Folawiyo Talks On “Against The Odds”

Nigerian businesswoman Reni Folawiyo is the founder of ‘Alara’, a concept store in the heart of Victoria Island, Lagos that seeks to redefine luxury fashion for Nigerians. On this episode of Against The Odds with Peace Hyde, she shares with Forbes Woman Africa, her incredible experience building the next luxurious fashion destination for Nigerians and westerners alike. Watch…

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Jumpsuits, Dresses & Bridal Gowns! Ferona Presents Spring/Summer 2017 Couture Collection

Ferona proves you can make sparkles and colours classy! The British-Nigerian couture brand recently unveiled its Spring Summer 2017 Haute Couture collection with a runway show at Nok, the restaurant by luxury concept store, Alara. Ferona’s stellar collection features palazzo jumpsuits, cape dresses, bridal gowns and Ankara imbedded evening gowns. View collection below!    …

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Joke Silva, Olu Jacobs, Mai Atafo, Simi Esiri, More, at Top Beauty Brand Event in Lagos!

Top beauty brand, Tom Ford Beauty has now officially launched its signature ‘Private Blend Collection’ in Nigeria. The intimate evening had influencers, media personalities, consumers and more at the exclusive launch which took place at Alara on the 14th and 15th of December 2016. Guests in attendance included Ezinne Alfa, Joke Silva, Olu Jacobs, Mimi…

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Deola Sagoe, LDA, Iyanya, Tania Omotayo, Seyi Shay, Ozzy Agwu as Alára Launches Christian Louboutin

Reni Folawiyo & Lanre DaSilva Ajayi On Saturday the 19th of November luxury lifestyle concept store ALÁRA launched its official partnership with Christian Louboutin, one of the world’s leading luxury footwear and accessories designer brands, whose shiny, red-lacquered soles have become a global signature. Present at the event was Reni Folawiyo (CEO and Founder of…

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Eku Edewor, Nana Otedola, Ruth Osime, Attend Tiffany Amber & Maki Oh’s Presentation At Alara!

Amaka Osakwe & Temi Otedola  Nigeria’s first luxury concept store, ALARA and leading Nigerian fashion labels, Tiffany Amber and Maki Oh, gathered a glamorous crowd on Saturday, October 31st to a private presentation of their Spring/Summer 2016 collections at the eclectic luxury store in Victoria Island, Lagos. Nigeria’s most glamorous women such as Temi Otedola, Eku…

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The Alára Sale! Stella Jean, Dries Van Noten, Raf Simons, Christopher Kane, Balenciaga & More

As its contribution to the festive inaugural weekend, ALARA, the luxury concept store in the heart of Victoria Island, Lagos, is throwing open its doors for a special Inaugural Weekend Sales.  The sale is featuring men and women collections from designers such as Stella Jean, Dries Van Noten, Raf Simons and Christopher Kane, and new…

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ALÁRA! Designed By World-Acclaimed Architect, David Adjaye, A Concept Store Founded By Reni Folawiyo

 Reni Folawiyo  ALÁRA was conceived by Reni Folawiyo, a lawyer turned furniture designer. After yearsof working with Nigerian artisans in her home city of Lagos, Reni’s passion for design and her love of fashion led to the idea of creating a beautifully crafted space for curating and celebrating Africa’s vast wealth and heritage of craftsmanship…

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