The #HeinekenLFDW (Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week), Autumn /Winter season Presentation at Red Door Gallery entitled “identity” is less than ONE week away!
Fashion meets Art with AAKS, Gozel Green, Kelechi Odu, Lisa Folawiyo, Maki Oh,Orange Culture, Post Imperial, Ré and Shem Paronelli as they showcase their Autumn/Winter collections.
‘Identity’ will explore how fashion and dress is expressed in the Nigerian society and how the difficulties of producing locally affects the way in which it is expressed. Each designer will be designated a space, one in which they can distill these and other themes further, engage directly with guests, be they buyers or editors and most pertinently, present their Autumn/Winter Collections 2017.
A few of the designers share their insights on what “identity” means to them.
Also look out for the screening of “Eko For Show History of Lagos Fashion”, a fashion documentary by Bolaji Kekere-Ekun, Francesca Tiller-Gyado, and Sesu Tilley-Gyado.
The fashion film explores the origins of Lagos Fashion, the traditional fabrics such as Adire and Aso-Oke and the historical events that shaped the ever evolving Lagos fashion scene into what it has become today.
#HeinekenLFDW (Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week) A/W Presentation will run from the 31st March – 2nd April 2017.