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AFWH JOINS WITH NIGERIAN STUDENT FASHION & DESIGN WEEK.

African Fashion Week Houston Pairs With Nigerian Student Fashion Week.

Coming up designers around Nigeria should uphold preparedness and get set this summer to showcase their skills at the yearly event that awards outstanding fashion designers .

Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week, vows to award two of undisputed fashion designers with the advantage of visiting the United States, happenstance in a life time never like before, once in a lifetime indeed, The two winners  will be advantaged to unveil their contents right at the coming African Fashion Week Houston, that’s has been programmed to hold on October 22nd through the 28th at Houston.

Fashion designers who had been fighting for their own advent across Nigeria should be getting prepared to do what they couldn’t do without, do their own type of magic with needles, threads and fabric this summer for the coming annual event

Unusual pairing that consists of African Fashion Week Houston, which is a major U.S. based international cultural fashion showcase and the Nigerian Student Fashion and Design Week, one of Africa’s highly ranked fashion showcases, targeted to illuminate the obscurity of underground fashion designers who are highly talented but fighting to get to the top, both organisation now have come together to choose two  amongst the well deserving participants from this year’s roaster of Nigerian Student Fashion and Design Week, through a special audition that is scheduled to take place in Lagos.

Abiola Orimolade, who happens to be the founder of Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week, stated that, “NSFDW will use its platform and connections to push the African Fashion Week Houston brand and it designers to the African community.”

To add more the collaboration offers to promote a usual forum between organizations to develop opportunities for fashion designers who are fighting for advent to present their collections in the faces of the top ones that holds high places in the fashion sector, companies, sponsors and potential consumers within dual global market.

Judges who anchors the NSFDW will be the ones to oversee and moderate the contested designers, as to also decide the two showcasing designers that wins after all, as they will be opportuned to run skills with the other designers who are coming into limelight. During African Fashion Week Houston in October, Nkem Oji-Alala the founder of week stated that “African Fashion Week Houston is ecstatic about our new relationship with Nigerian Student Fashion Design Week. This gives us an opportunity to cont to build bridges in the fashion industry between Africa and USA, the biggest consumers of African fashion outside of Nigeria”

Interested Fashion designers who are would like to be participating in this year’s contest must meet the same requirements as designer entries for Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week.

About African Fashion Week Houston

African Fashion Week Houston is America’s premier international fashion experience, highlighting the essence of African culture and aesthetics through a series of fashion shows, networking and social events, seminars, and industry-focused workshops. Our annual week-long experience aims to promote world-class designers & labels that push the envelope, while staying true to the traditions and inspiration of the African continent and diaspora.

About Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week

Nigerian Student Fashion & Design Week is the first visibly known fashion showcase platform in Nigeria dedicated to discovering raw fashion talents, and giving them a unique platform to showcase on an international level. NSFDW has consecutively focused on recognizing emerging fashion designers by bringing their designs to the NSFDW runway, and giving designers the opportunity to be mentored by renowned fashion entrepreneurs.

Since its inception in 2013, NSFDW has showcased over five hundred plus breakout fashion designers, and continues to lead the way in producing innovative, indigenous, and contemporary favorites on the runway.