Events, Fashion

Africa Fashion Awards Winners 2010

Africa Fashion Week South Africa wraps up its week long fashion shows and seminars with an award show honoring and rewarding excellence in Africa’s fashion industry. The winners are:

Retailer of the year: Africhic.com
Top Makeup Artist: Pat McGrath
Designer of the Year: Black Coffee (SA)
Stylist of the Year: Edward Enniful (Ghana)
Emerging Designer of the Year (Africa): Ituen Basi (Nigeria)
International Designer of the Year: Duro Olowu (Nigeria)
African Emerging Designer of the Year (International): Bunmi Koko (Nigeria)
Accessories Designer of the year: Albertus Swanepoel
Menswear designer of the year: Stiaan Louw
Menswear designer of the year: Ozwald Boateng
Male Style Influencer: Michael Jackson
Miriam Makeba Female Style Influencer: Grace Jones
Outstanding Contribution in Photography: Koto Bofolo
Outstanding Contribution to Fashion Communication: Bella Naija
Outstanding Contribution for Hair Direction: Saadique Ryklief
Best Model: Sessilee Lopez
Most Outstanding Fashion Contribution: Marianne Fassler
Lifetime Achievement Award: Yves Saint Laurant, Azedine Alaia and Joseph Etigiue

Congratulations to all including Ladybrille’s Uduak Oduok who was nominated in the “Outstanding Contribution to Fashion Communication” category!

~Maque De Gorgeous (list of nominees)

~Photocredit: Simon Deiner
~Photodescription: Supermodel Sessilee Lopez Happily Accepts Award

Ladybrille Magazine

Founded in 2007, Ladybrille® Magazine is a California based pioneer digital publication demystifying the image of Africans in the west through contemporary African fashion and celebrating the brilliant woman in business and leadership, with an emphasis on the African woman in the diaspora. Our coverage includes stories on capital, access to markets, expertise, hiring and retention, sales, marketing, and promotions.

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1 Comment

  1. Beauty Is Diverse says:

    Congrats Sessilee

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