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LFDW ‘Fashion Focus Talk’ Empowers Fashion Entrepreneurs

Eku Edewor giving a talk at HeinekenLFDW

Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week (LFDW) recently hosted a Fashion Focus Talk to empower fashion entrepreneurs.

Ink Eze at HeinekenLFDW Fashion Focus talk

Fashion Focus Talks, the annual seminars held before the Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week, ended with the finale in Lagos on Friday August 11, 2017. The fashion seminar featured Eku Edewor, TV presenter and model; Ink Eze, founder AsoebiBella; and Tsemaye Binitie, fashion designer as speakers.

Tsemaye Binitie giving a talk at HeinekenLFDW

The events, targeted at emerging and aspiring fashion entrepreneurs between ages 18 and 35, were held between August 7 – 11 in Enugu, Abuja, Port Harcourt and Lagos respectively.

Themed ‘From Passion to Profit’, the 2017 Fashion Focus Talks featured a series of carefully curated classes aimed at opening up creative minds to explore different, and sometimes alternative ways of making their careers profitable.

Participants at the HeinekenLFDW Fashion Focus Talks

This year, the series also featured fashion industry stakeholders Kelechi Amadi-Obi, Photographer and Publisher of Style Mania Magazine; Zara Odu, Brand Developer; George Okoro, Photographer; Omoyemi Akerele, Founder of Style House Files; Yummie Ogbebor, Bolaji Fawehinmi, Few Model Management Director; and Ezinne Chinkata, a Fashion Consultant.

Lagos Fashion and Design Week is sponsored by Heineken, an international premium beer brand and a committed partner of Africa’s biggest fashion events, who creates opportunities for young, emerging fashion entrepreneurs to discover more about the fashion industry.

Founder, AsoEbiBella, Ink Eze_ Assistant Brand Manager, Heineken, NB Plc, Aminah Jagun, _ , Tsemaye Binitie, Eku Edewor, Londe Thompson

The Heineken Lagos Fashion and Design Week 2017 themed, ‘Africa: Shaping Fashion’s Future’, will return for its 7th edition from 25-28 October, 2017, so make sure to be prepared for it.

Participants at the HeinekenLFDW Fashion Focus Talks


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