Designers

LOOKBOOK: Jennifer Okolo New York Presents “From Epic to Chic” 2013 Collection

“Born in the 80′s in a village in Nigeria, (Jennifer Okolo) grew up to nurture her creativity and love for fashion at a tender age when she would salvage her mums scrap cloths and use them to create stunning designs for her numerous Barbie dolls. Though she was studious at school her flare for handicraft …

Business

Fashion Business: Is Nigeria the Next Frontier for Fashion Retail? #Africanfashion

Is Nigeria the next frontier for fashion retail? While South Africa has enjoyed a thriving retail climate, Nigeria, especially when it comes to fashion, has been lagging. However, in just the past few years alone, it appears Nigeria may very well be the next frontier for fashion retail. From stores like Zara, Mango, Levi’s, Nike …