My favourite collections from Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2014. IamISIGO I didn’t exactly love the IamISIGO 2015 Resort collection ‘White Noise’, something about the plain lines and the dearth of colour didn’t sit well with me. Resort collections are supposed to be the bridge between couture and ready to wear, beautiful enough that the […]
Five years after Anisa Mpugwe conquered the Nigerian highstreet market in its collaboration with Mr Price, I ask why more collaborations of this nature haven’t happened?
The most successful Nigerian fashion brands are the ones with an international presence but a strong Nigerian brand, is it time we all considered making our brands dichotomous?
Orire Omatsola’s ReBahia has had a great year. First of all, the brand put out a Fall collection in April, ‘Minimal Dreams’. It was a collection that played on the contrast between White and electric Blues and Pinks, marrying louche sheer pantsuits with sleek spaghetti strap dresses, deconstructed jackets and flowy tunics. The brand also […]
Republic of Foreigner’s last collection before their four year hiatus was a real triumph of originality.