AFWN2016 – Africa’s top diva Yemi Alade is set to debut her first ever collection from her House Of Tangerine (H.O.T) fashion label at the Africa Fashion Week Nigeria.
The singer who was unveiled as the ambassador for the 2016 Africa Fashion Week Nigeria & London at a press breakfast meeting at Samantha’s Bistro in Ikoyi on 26th April 2016, will be performing as well as unveiling her fashion label with a showcase which promising to be electrifying.
The showcase will feature the H.O.T brand in partnership with top fashion brand Iconic Invanity‘s diffusion line for the first time at this year’s fashion show.
Yemi Alade who made a bold fashion statement at the 2016 BET Awards, when she attended the ceremony wearing a N2.5 million dress from Zuhair Murad 2016 Resort Collection as a nominee; revealed that the collection she will showcase at the #AFWN2016 will be limited.
Expect drama from the self-proclaimed Mama Africa, as she closes the show at the fashion event dedicated to emerging fashion designers in Nigeria and beyond.
Watch Yemi Alade – Africa Fashion Week Nigeria Brand Ambassador in the AFWN2016 Promo
Africa Fashion Week Nigeria – Date: 1st-3rd July 2016 | Venue: The Eko Hotel & Suites
AFWN 2016 Will Include 5 Catwalk Shows | 50 Designers | A Fashion Gala & Awards Night & Panel Discussions Aimed At Promoting Nigeria As A Production Hub.
AFWN Textile & Garment Manufacturing Conference Friday, 1st July 2016 – (9AM Conference ….Making Nigeria the Fashion Production Hub of Africa) –FREE ENTRY
SATURDAY, 2ND OF JULY (EXHIBITION opens at 12 noon) – FREE ENTRY [1st SHOW @1PM – N3000 | 2nd SHOW @4PM – N3000 | 3RD SHOW @8PM – N3000)]
SUNDAY, 3RD OF JULY [1st Show– Nigeria’s Next Top Designer Grand Finale (1 pm) – FREE ENTRY | 2nd Show – AFWN Fashion Gala Night – (6 pm) VIP TICKETS & VIP TABLES ONLY]
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