The highly anticipated Winasbet Nigerian Student Fashion and Design Week has come and gone but its memories will not be forgotten anytime soon.
The 2nd edition of Africa’s Biggest Student Fashion Week which now has Winasbet as the official sponsor was held at the Indoor Sports Hall of the University of Lagos, Nigeria on the 5th and 6th of June. It had over 2000 guests, over 40 emerging designers, and over 20 exhibitors.
Day 1 was hosted by Didi from J-Management and Yemi Obamedo of Ynaija, while on the second day of the event; it was hosted by Arole, Larry Foreman of Wazobia TV and Yemi Obamedo of Ynaija. Some of the designers that showcased at the first day were: Mistress,
Bane, Vicehouse of Roy, Linesbychaab, MojiBanks, Fortunita, Makani Couture, 17.09 couture, Ema Griffins, Mofannie’s Kouture and a few others.
While the 2nd day had Ovems Fashion, Tunde Couture, S-Plus clothing, Koffykombs Klothings, Michael Charles Couture, Hembadoon clothing, Linda Midu, Lah’delle, Belle Array, Sway Switches, GLAMstitches, Couture Royale, Harriet Kollection, Naija’s Very Own,Shoge Fashion, and more.
Vovwe Omoke, a graduate designer from OSC College of Fashion emerged as the Most creative designer of the fashion week, as this was announced by Ronke Ademiluyi, founder of Africa Fashion Week London and Africa Fashion Week Nigeria, she will be showcasing for FREE at the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria. DJ Switch (Winner of Glo X Factor), Emeka were some of the artistes that wowed the crowd.
Mr. Yemi Adegbite CEO Winasbet said his company showed an interest in the event because of its target and prospect.
NSFDW is an initiative of award winning BlackNBold Fashion House, in partnership with Africa Fashion Week London and Mahogany International. The event was also supported by Lacasera and Mall for Africa. With Spice TV as the Official TV station and Pulse.ng as the Official Online partner.
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