African Fashion and Design Week (AFDW) 2016, is set to hold on Lagos between October 7 – 9. The event will is scheduled to take place Lagos Oriental Hotel.
This year will be the 5th edition of the fashion and design week. The event which has been themed “Be Inspired” will feature stellar collections from leading established and emerging African designers, the prestigious annual African Icon of Hope Awards, which will acknowledge the continent’s top designers.
Each year, African Fashion and Design Week draws countless fashion entrepreneurs, buyers, industry professionals, and local & international media to preview the looks that will define the continent’s fashion trends.
The fashion week is expected to showcase the magnificence of Africa through the creativity of her fashion designers, providing more retail access for designers to consumers globally, invaluable networking opportunities and celebrating each other in the African Fashion Industry.