It’s that time of the year – it’s Fashion Week! This is my first ever Fashion Week in Lagos and I’m super excited!
Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2014 is holding from Oct 29th to Nov 1stat The Federal Palace Hotel and it promises to be a whole lot of Fashion and Fun. OmogeMuRa promises not to leave you hanging as we plan on reporting the best in fashion and beauty happening at LFDW. Before the days come, let’s just get you brushed up on some facts you may not know about LFDW. This is everything you need to know about Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2014.
Tzar presents it’s debut capsule collection, ‘Conundrum’. It is inspired by preference, an exploration of constrasts. What side of the coin would a person choose if they could only either wear brilliant technicolor pieces or be brazen in monochrome. The aesthetics of the collection is a mix of sportswear influenced pieces fused with elements of functionality, a minimalist approach to silhouette with occasional quirk to spruce things up.
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Sophia Amoruso, Nasty Gal’s founder, has teamed up with MAC Cosmetics for a line of three lipsticks and a nail lacquer. The teaser image features a model wearing the lip color shades with some futuristic effects. Look out for the collaboration on December 4th.
I simply can’t wait and I hope it comes to Nigeria!
Stranger presents its first editorial lookbook for the AW14 season – STATIC. Featuring clothing from designers such as Abasi Rosborough, Iamisigo, Kelechi Odu, Marvielab and Peir Wu, STATIC plays with light, shadow and geometric distortions to further highlight the clothing and how each piece is worn.
With work comes events and with events come pictures and posts lool. Edwin was around and we attended the GTB Lagos Fashion and Design Week Opening Cocktail held at Miliki. It was a way for invited guests to meet the 15 Fashion Focus Finalists. and talk, network and other things people do at these events. Continue on for images from the event.
I attended the StyleMeAfrica Bloggers Party a week ago and part of the gifts we received was a goody bag from House of Tara. You know I love me some makeup! In the bag was brush wash, makeup remover and a High Intensity Pigment Eyeshadow Palette called Hajia Gambo Sawaba. Edwin came over and we played around with the colorful palette and came up with 3 interesting eye looks. Continue on to see what we did!
Founder of Style Me Africa, Adedunmola Kolawole (picture taken by Mide Coker)
Last week, I heard that StyleMeAfrica, an Afrocentric fashion and beauty website, is having a launch party with fashion and beauty bloggers and I had to attend! The event was done at Pattaya and in conjunction with brands such as Grey Velvet, Kamokini, House of Tara, RnR Luxury and STYD. It was great way to meet new bloggers and catch up with the ones I already knew. Continue on with images from the event.