Introducing the fab four designers for Fashions Finest Africa Renaissance – Maiden Edition
MEET OUR MAIDEN EDITION DESIGNERS
1407Style is a local brand with a global appeal. The brand was started by Ugochukwu Onukwubiri, in a bid to address accessible and affordable pieces which would stand the test of style and time.
In the six years the brand has been in business it has gathered fans as well as collectors both locally and internationally.
The choice of fabric and cut on most of the pieces mean that they can fit into a variety of wardrobes as stand alone items or can be worn as part of a look. The idea being that pieces can be dressed up or down and still stand the test of style and time.
Sally Bawa is a Nigerian fashion brand that made its debut in 2008. Each piece is carefully designed and finished using careful finishing with hand painted detailing and embellishments for one of a kind piece. The brand offers ready to wear and bespoke pieces with a vision to deliver taste, Style, fit and timeless elegance. The Sally Bawa brand is where Europe meets Africa. Delivering quality pieces made in Nigeria and designed in classic European style.
The creative director Julcit Sally Bawa is a graduate of the University of Lagos Nigeria, with extensive experience as a Petroleum Safety specialist and HSE Advisor in Oil & gas. She personally hand-paints all the design elements in all of her collections. She has been a two-time nominee and one-time winner of the ELOY Awards Nigeria as Best up and coming designer.
SGTC Clothing is a ready-to-wear, lifestyle Afrocentric brand; which focuses on making affordable, stylish African inspired pieces available to women of every shape and style preference. All the pieces are contemporary styles uniquely designed with specially selected Ankara fabrics. The vibrancy and uniqueness of each piece ensure the SGTCCLOTHING woman is the centre stage wherever she goes.
The SGTCCLOTHING woman is versatile, unapologetically stylish, unafraid to stay connected to culture and power.
Nkadz represents the very edgy, classy and sophisticated woman. Nkadz’s major goal is to use mind blowing aesthetics to define the right body curves with her pieces social media handle.
Fashions Finest Africa is a platform that brings together fashion industry talent with the aim to educate, support and promote African industry creatives. Fashion is the most profitable industry in the world, thus we encourage fashion entrepreneurs to showcase their talent and express their versatility with one of the biggest fashion events in Africa.
Fashions Finest Africa not only pays attention to fashion designers but we deal with the entire fashion industry, i.e. models, photographers, makeup artists, hairstylists etc. Fashions Finest Africa is focused on supporting up and coming designers in Nigeria and Africa as a whole and providing them with an affordable and professional showcasing platform to take their brand to the next level.
Fashions Finest Africa is produced by Mahogany Production & Events, Pr and Brand Management by YD Agency in partnership with Fashions Finest UK.