Events

Feb
13
Sat
Nigeria: Feron Lingerie Fashion Show 2016 @ Cova lounge, Mega Plaza
Feb 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Nigeria: Feron Lingerie Fashion Show 2016 @ Cova lounge, Mega Plaza | Lagos | Nigeria

Come 13th February 2016, top Nigerian Designer FERON will be unveiling his 2016 Lingerie collection in a VIP Lingerie Fashion Show titled The Art of Seduction 2, featuring over 50 Lingerie collection , 20 beautiful and sexy Models, love songs, Valentine Lingerie sales, comedy and more.

Venue : Cova lounge, Mega Plaza, 14 Idowu Martins Street, Victoria Island, Lagos. 6pm – 10pm. Dress Code is Short and Sexy. This event is the biggest and the sexiest Lingerie fashion show in Nigeria. The Best Valentine Show ever. Powered by Cova. Get ready to attend. See poster for details. For enquiries or participation call 08023520536.

Tickets N10,000 Table for two N200,000 Table for five N500,000.

Tickets available for purchase from Feb 1st at Rhapsody’s Ikeja Shoprite and Cova lounge Mega Plaza 14 Idowu Martins Street Victoria Island Lagos.

Feb
27
Sat
Ghana: Accra Men’s Fashion Week 2016 @ World Trade Center
Feb 27 – Feb 28 all-day
Ghana: Accra Men’s Fashion Week 2016 @ World Trade Center | Accra | Greater Accra | Ghana

The Accra Men’s Fashion and Accessories Week will be an exclusive event featuring fashion trends and products for men dubbed ‘fashion forward Man’. It is an event for designers, brands, men’s products and service providers to showcase upcoming collections to press, media, stylists, buyers, fashion trailblazers and the general public and will also showcase a selection of talented Ghanaian and international designers and models to present the trends in fashion and accessories for men.

There will also be the “Men’s Gallery”; a space designed for the exhibition and display of products and services for men during the day time as well as a daily two (2) hour runway shows for selected designers per night during the two day event. According to Nana Mensah, C.E.O of Fame Model Management, organizers of the event, the World Trade centre in Accra will host the event slatted for February 27 and 28, 2016 to coincide with the valentine day weekend.

The Business of Fashion and Modeling seminar on Friday February 27 will also be organized for fashion models, photographers, make-up artist and accessories providers to discuss issues affecting operators of the fashion industry. Four (4) men comprising an actor, musician, fashion icon and a model will be unveiled as the faces for the Mens fashion and accessories week 2016 at an official press and sponsors launch in January 2016 in Accra.

Interested designers, accessories providers and men targeted brands can email [email protected], call 0243150698 or visit www.facebook.com/accramensfashionweek to be part of this historic and great experience in Ghana.

Mar
10
Thu
Niger: Niamey Fashion Week 2016 @ To Be COnfirmed
Mar 10 – Mar 12 all-day
Niger: Niamey Fashion Week 2016 @ To Be COnfirmed

The first edition of Niamey Fashion Week 2016 in Niger will be held on 10-12 March 2016. The event aims to be an alternative fashion week to others in Africa given a great platform to the designs and creations by designers in Niger.

During the week will be a great set of designers both local and international, mainly from Francophone Africa.

Mar
26
Sat
Nigeria: West Africa Fashion Awards 2016 @ Oriental Hotel
Mar 26 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Nigeria: West Africa Fashion Awards 2016 @ Oriental Hotel | Lagos | Nigeria

The West Africa Fashion Awards (WAFA) is proud to announce Fashion Instinct as the official partner of the 2016 West Africa Fashion Awards for a second consecutive year.

Last year’s ceremony saw over 500 VIPs and industry heavyweights in attendance, the global growth and positioning of West Africa fashion has helped establish the West Africa Fashion Awards as one of Africa’s most anticipated fashion events.

This fashionable event starts at 4:30PM with red carpet arrivals, the VIP reception and media opportunities. Guests will be seated at 5:30PM, and the awards show begins promptly at 6:00PM.

A limited amount of tickets are on sale, for ticket reservations, kindly email [email protected] or on the WAFA WEBSITE www.westafricafashionawards.com

The 2016 West Africa Fashion Awards nominees are:

Fashion Stylist of the Year
House Of Cramer (Ghana)
The West Cote (Liberia)
UGO MOZIE (Nigeria)
MEMSOR KAMARAKE (Sierra leone)
dieudonne senato (Ivory Coast)
Tiannah Styling (Nigeria)

Female Model of the Year
Rexy Night (Ghana)
Julee Djoulde Bocoum (Ghana)
Garmai Klee (Liberia)
Imade ogbewi (Nigeria)
Lucky Favour (Nigeria)
Betty Adewole (Nigeria)

Male Model of the Year
Stephen Owusu (Ghana)
Maxwell Annoh Yeboah(Ghana)
Phillip Kekula (Liberia)
Okechukwu ojukwu (Nigeria)
Adonis Bosso (Ivory coast)

West African Fashion Event of the Year
Glitz Africa Fashion Week (Ghana)
Mercedes Benz African Fashion Festival (Ghana)
Gambia Fashion Weekend (Gambia)
afrik fashion show (Ivory Coast)
GHANA FASHION & DESIGN WEEK (Ghana)

Women’s Wear Designer of the Year
Duaba Serwa (Ghana)
Pistis  Designs (Ghana)
Tekay Designs (Liberia)
korto momolu (Liberia)
April by Kunbi  (Nigeria)

Pageant Of The Year
Miss West Africa (Regional)
Miss Malaika Ghana (Ghana)
Miss Cote d Ivoire (Ivory Coast)
Miss Tourism (Nigeria)
Mr Ideal Nigeria (Nigeria)

Men’s Wear Designer of the Year
Abrantie The Gentleman (Ghana)
Kola Kudus (Nigeria)
OZWALD BOATENG (Ghana)
Big Ben Kilani(NIGERIA)
Taryor Gabriels (Nigeria)

Online Fashion Media of the Year
Fashionghana (Ghana)
fallinmode.com (Ivory coast)
Liberian Star View  (Liberia)
Kamdora.com (Nigeria)
Bella Naija (Nigeria)

Fashion Media of the Year
FashionGHANA TV (Ghana)
FashionistaGH  (Ghana)
CompleteFashion (Nigeria)
Lofa Magazine (Liberia)
Black n Bold Magazine (Nigeria)

Make Up Artist of the Year
Priscilla Nyarko of Glam Faces (Ghana)
Omobola Bolaji of Glam O’ Sphere (Nigeria)
Juon Gerald (Nigeria)
Lewina David (Liberia )
Lola Maja of  My Sacred Beauty ( Nigeria)

Modelling Agency Of The Year
Few Model Management ( Nigeria)
Exopa Model Agency (Ghana)
Sparkzuta Model Agency (Ghana)
Gold Model Agency (Ghana)
5 Star Int’l Model Management  (Ghana)

Fashionable West African Celebrity Female
Lydia Forson (Ghana)
christabel ekeh (Ghana)
Munnah (Liberia)
Aryike Akinbobola (Nigeria)
Beatrice Bee Arthur (Ghana)
Zainab Sheriff (Sierra Leone)

Fashionable West African Celebrity Male
Chris Attoh (Ghana)
Uti nwachukwu (Nigeria)
Grize (Liberia)
Bryan okwara (Nigeria)
Oc Ukeje (Nigeria)
IK Ogbonna (Nigeria)

West African Fashion Entrepreneur of the Year
Claudia Lumor – Glitz Africa (Ghana)
Bashiru Olu-Ayinde – Fashion Icon Awards (Ghana)
Tianna Sherman – Afropolitan Boutique (Liberia)
Toyin Lawani – Tiannah styling  (Nigeria)
Mina Evans Anfom (Mina Evans , Ghana)

Model Search Of The Year
Elite Look Nigeria (Nigeria)
Pearl Look (Nigeria)
Nigeria Next Super Model (Nigeria)
Elite model look (Ivory Coast)
Sleek Make-Up & Model Search (Ghana)

Fashion Photographer Of The Year
Emmanuel Bobbie of  Bob Pixel Photography (Ghana)
Paul Hance (Liberia)
hakeem salaam photography (Nigeria)
Studio 24 (Nigeria)
Omar Victor Diop (senegal)

Urban Wear Designer /  Accessory Designer of the Year
N.A.C.K Apparel (Nigeria)
Aya Morrison (Ghana)
Msimps(Ghana)
Adal Jewelry (Liberia)
ADU Amani Klodin ( VAAD Style ) (Ghana)

West Africa Fashion Academy of the Year
Tiannah Styling fashion Academy (Nigeria)
Osc College of Fashion (Nigeria)
Zaris Fashion & Style Academy (Nigeria)
Valisimo fashion and make up school (Nigeria)
Sleek Fashion Institute (Ghana)

Fast rising / next rated fashion entrepreneurs
Uchenna Okwudima (creative director ecowas fashion week International fashion week)
Biola Orimolade (Black and Bold Fashion House)
Stephanie Oduenyi (Makani Couture )
Herty  twens ( gold TV / gold modeling agency)
Michy Okafor (miss fashion nigeria world )

Fashion Lifetime  Achievement Award
Abraham Pelham- Designer to the President of Liberia (Liberia)
Nora Bannerman (Ghana)
Agbani darego (Nigeria)

Other awards to be announced on the night include: West Africa Special Recognition Award

For more information about West Africa Fashion Awards visit www.westafricafashionawards.com.

For media inquiries or interviews contact adewole olanrewaju [email protected] or call 08123194178.

For sponsorship information or Fashion Programme advertising space contact [email protected] or call 08029314720.

Apr
1
Fri
Sierra Leone: Music Meets Runway 2016 @ Youyi Building Garden
Apr 1 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Sierra Leone: Music Meets Runway 2016 @ Youyi Building Garden | Freetown | Western Area | Sierra Leone

First Face International is set to relaunch Music Meets Runway in Sierra Leone. Join them celebrate the return of First Face International on the 1st April 2016 at Youyi Building Garden. Get your ticket to this exciting event VIP 250,000. Regular Le175,000 RSV +23276723690.

Oct
6
Thu
Ghana: #AFWK Accra Fashion Week 2016/7 @ International Trade Fair
Oct 6 – Oct 9 all-day
Ghana: #AFWK Accra Fashion Week 2016/7 @ International Trade Fair | Accra | Greater Accra | Ghana

With the various fashion weeks across Africa and a growing thirst for African fashion creativity across the world, Accra Fashion Week aims to fill the void which seems tremendous creativity and culture across the continent with the absence of an operating fashion infrastructure.

Accra Fashion Week will be operating to level a platform for African designers that which can be compared to fashion weeks across the major capitals. Ghana has held the flag for most of what many class as African fashion and will act as the main melting pot for Fashion business in Africa.

With great tourism ratings, this will be an amazing opportunity for those looking to expand their relationships with African fashion. Accra Fashion Week will also welcome a number foreign designers seeking to expand into Africa.