LAGOS LEATHER FAIR 5: Two Thousand Key Stakeholders Converged to Promote the Nigerian Leather Sector

LAGOS LEATHER FAIR 5: Two Thousand Key Stakeholders Converged to Promote the Nigerian Leather Sector

To further drive growth within the Nigerian leather sector whilst also educating and creating maximum visibility for leading leather players across Africa, key stakeholders spread across Sub-Saharan Africa gathered at the just concluded Lagos Leather Fair (LLF) 5 to discuss the road map to the future of the leather industry. The 2-day event which sought [...]

The Big Bang of the Lagos Leather Fair 5th Anniversary

The Big Bang of the Lagos Leather Fair 5th Anniversary

There were thunderstorms, and the heavens opened with a downpour but that did not hinder the arrival of leather enthusiasts, fashion lovers, and fun-seekers at the Balmoral Convention Center of the Federal Palace Hotel, Victoria Island the venue of the 5th Edition of the Lagos Leather Fair. One can very well say that the leather industry [...]

LLF5 Conversations

LLF5 Conversations

A key focus of the Lagos Leather Fair has always been to transform the leather industry by creating greater visibility and opportunities across the African leather space. One of the ways we have sought to do this is by driving thought-provoking conversations amongst various stakeholders in the leather business.  Over the years, and through these conversations, we have addressed significant issues centered around sustainability, [...]

LLF5 Presents…

LLF5 Presents…

We are excited to be back and looking forward to bringing you a spectacular LLF5 experience!! This special edition will feature:  EXHIBITIONS  - Over sixty leather designers of footwear, handbags, and small leather goods will showcase their talent alongside other players such as raw materials, hardware, and accessories suppliers, refurbished, etc. Each one of our [...]

Mastercard Foundation and My World of Bags’ Kafawa Training Program graduates its first cohort of young talent

Ibadan, March 2022 – Following its launch in October 2021, the Kafawa Training Program, a partnership between My World of Bags and the Mastercard Foundation, has formally graduated its first set of fully-trained leather industry artisans, entrepreneurs, craftsmen, and women. The program's focus is to train young Nigerian women and men in leather and non-leather [...]

LLF Digital was a Blast!

LLF Digital was a Blast!

THE LLF DIGITALEXPERIENCE! After four incredible days of brilliant conversations, extremely insightful masterclasses, and a fascinating 3D exhibition experience, we are super excited to have made history by bringing you Africa's first digital leather fair. Just in case you missed any of it, here are highlights of the event: We featured 24 leather designers from across West [...]

LLF Digital Day THREE

LLF Digital Day THREE

LLF DIGITAL DAY 2 RECAPDay 2 was off to a great start with the very first conversation of the show titled  "Finding a Balance Between Creativity & Sustainability. The speakers - Lanre DaSilva Ajayi, Femi Olayebi, Gilles Acogny and moderated by Rukky Ladoja - critically examined creativity and all its possible methods of long-term sustainability.At 2pm, Otejiri [...]

LLF Digital is Live!

LLF Digital is Live!

Welcome to Africa’s first-ever digital leather fair! LLF Digital is live and promises to be worth your while.Visit ExhibitionAvailable are daily schedules to help you plan your day around the masterclasses, conversations and the virtual exhibition. If you are yet to register you might want to do so now! So you don’t miss out on [...]