‘Kunbi Oyelese, an alumni of FIT (Fashion Institute of Technology) New York, launched her first retail store for her growing fashion brand, April by KUNBI on Sunday, 1st of April 2012 in the heart of Lekki phase 1, Lagos.
The store opening was graced with the likes of Tiwa Savage(April by Kunbi Client), Sasha P, Linda Ikeji, Mai Atafo, Toke Makinwa, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, Bobo Omotayo, Ebuka Obi-Uchendu, Estanola Oyelese, Tosin Oyelese, Noble Igwe, Lucy Phil -Ebosie, Veronica Ebie-Odeka, Toju Foyeh, Valerie Obaze and many more.
April by KUNBI isn’t new to the Nigerian fashion scene or the entertainment world, her one-off pieces have been seen on the likes of Mo’Cheddah(remember Mo’s little blue sequinned dress she wore for her graduation party, that was an April by KUNBI outfit) and Tiwa Savage. The store houses all the beautiful and fabulous April by KUNBI’s ready-to-wear, accessories as well as her signature show-stopping made-to-order pieces.
The store opening was supported by Estanola Limited(Estanola Oyelese), Bella Naija and PowerHorse.
Here are some of the pictures to feast your eyes on starting with the front window of April by KUNBI, through to the red carpet pictures, then the inside of the glamorous store, to the amazing April by KUNBI items, also featured are APRIL’s little glammed up ladies. The attention to detail of the store is mesmerizing; from the Red door to the flower bed, the marble floor of the store and the other quirky fixtures. It’s definitely a store to visit if you are in Lekki Phase 1. There would be something you can take home with you.
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Visit April by KUNBI store at Davida Plaza, 31a Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Lekki, Lagos.
All pictures have been provided by Kola Oshalusi for Insigna