This year Heineken Lagos Fashion Week will premiere at the prestigious Balmoral Convention Centre, Federal Palace Hotel, Lagos.
With #BeyondCreativity as this year’s theme for the event, the theme re-enacts LFW’s authentic roots, which focuses on generating impact beyond the runway, on fashion with a purpose, moving the fashion conversation forward to a position of economic viability in the continent.
will feature a first of its kind cross-cultural exchange and exhibition. Six emerging designers from Africa and Japan will be participating in ‘Fashion & Culture Exchange Africa-Japan’ (FACE.A-J). The designers will be showcasing their designs at Rakuten Fashion Week Tokyo and during Lagos Fashion Week. The FACE.A-J initiative is owned and managed by Awa’Tori with support from United Arrows Japan to promote culture and creativity between Africa and Japan.
Lagos Fashion Week Tents will open for runway shows from 24th to 26th of October from 6 pm daily. Designers, fashion experts, enthusiasts and media from across the continent and beyond, will reunite in Africa’s most populous city to view the new season’s collections from designers.
Runway schedule, as well as ticket information, will be released shortly.
Heineken Lagos Fashion Week is a Style House Files owned platform title sponsored by Heineken and sponsored by Fets Wallet, Darling, LIRS, Sunlight, Fayrouz, NEPC, DSTV/AfricaMagic.