This year's Nigerian Fashion Week will be held at the Muson Centre in Onikan, Lagos on November 17-19th. nigerian_Fashion_WeekThe Nigeria Fashion Week provides the most appropriate atmosphere & opportunity for fashion, beauty & hair products and accessories to meet with both local and international wholesalers, buyers, retailers, end users, distributors and fashion press. n its fifth year, the Nigeria Fashion Week is fast becoming the most sought after fashion event in Africa. Over the years, it has played host to both local and international luxury brands. For the Nigerian participants, it offers a wide marketing opportunity for showcasing new designer products and services and for international exhibitors, it welcomes hospitality and patronage of the friendly Nigerian people.

Legendary Gold Limited annually organises The Nigeria Fashion Show, The Nigeria Fashion Week, The Nigeria Fashion Awards, The Nigeria Model Awards, Bayelsa Fashion Week and Benue Fashion Week. It has been in operation for the last 16 years and has become a leader in organizing fashion and modeling events in Nigeria.

For this seasons event of NFW, they wish to contribute to sustainability so the event recognises this need for environmental awareness and as part of the runway event will showcase a “Going Green Collection” to draw that awareness to climate change. Designers participating in this slot will be using recycled materials to create their collection and the last day of the event on November 19th, will be dedicated to a climate change awareness week and a tree planting exercise.

In 2005, Legendary Gold Limited was appointed by the Federal Ministry of Information and Communications to produce fashion shows as part of the Heart of Africa project.  In 2007, Legendary Gold Limited got Nigeria endorsed as the 41st country approved to participate in the first World Fashion Week scheduled for New York,2011.

The Nigeria Fashion Week was endorsed in 2008 by the World Fashion Organization the regulatory body of the international fashion industry with membership of over 53 countries. Nigeria Fashion Week also is an affiliate of the World Fashion Week which is organized by the World Fashion Organization.

Source: African  Fashion Guide