Lagos Fashion and Design Week which hold annually was Founded in 2011 by Omoyemi Akerele, Executive Director and founder of Style House, a fashion business development agency which provides a platform for buyers, media and fashion enthusiasts to view collections from leading designers from Nigeria and across Africa. LFDW has also expanded its scope of works, providing advocacy for the industry with government and investors, offering industry master-classes and incubation support for emerging talent and supporting all parts of the fashion industry value-chain to achieve their full potential.
This year’s shows (25-28 October) are taking place at Eko Atlantic in Lagos. here are some highlights so far.
All photos by Simon Deiner – SDR Photos