Following their big win at the second edition of Fayrouz L’Original 2 competition, Team Meddlelane will join top designers in the Nigerian Fashion industry to showcase their designs at the Lagos Design Fashion Week which holds from Wednesday, October 28 to Friday, October 31st, 2015.
The team who wowed guests and judges at the star-studded July 25th L’Original finale and went home with 4 million Naira alongside numerous fashion opportunities will now display their work on the Lagos Fashion and Design Week runway alongside major designers like Mai Atafo, Kunbi Oyelese, Fayrouz L’Original judges and Orange Culture, Jewel By Lisa, Kinabuti among many others.
Senior brand manager, Fayrouz, Nnenna Ifebigh-Hemeson commented, “We are pleased to give Team Meddlelane this great opportunity to showcase their work alongside top designers in the Nigerian fashion scene. The team paid close attention to detail and suggestions from mentors Mai Atafo, Kelechi Amadi-Obi & House of Tara during and after the competition, and their dedication and zeal is gradually paying off. Fayrouz L’Original is focused on building young and creative individuals to become the best in the Fashion & Lifestyle industry and beyond. The winners of the first L’Original edition, Team Elan have since become major players in their fields especially the designer, Temitayo Nathan and Model, Toyin Oyeneye who have since featured on international platforms like the Lagos Fashion and Design Week, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week SA and the London Fashion Week. We cannot wait to see what Team Meddlelane has in store for the LFDW runway.”
The Lagos Fashion & Design Week is a fashion event that creates a platform for African designers to showcase their collections annually and seek out various opportunities as well as International buyers for designers in Nigeria and beyond. This year it is christened the Heineken Lagos Fashion & Design Week which kicks off on Wednesday the 28th and ends on Saturday the 31st.