Temple Muse Celebrates 15 Years
Temple Muse, the lifestyle concept store in the heart of Lagos and first of its kind in Nigeria, is thrilled to announce its 15-year Anniversary this month. Over the past decade and a half, Temple Muse has become an institution in the Nigerian fashion scene, setting trends and inspiring style enthusiasts both locally and internationally.
Since its launch in 2008, Temple Muse has redefined the meaning of luxury fashion, offering a curated selection of Fashion & Accessories, Home & Gift as well as Art & Design from some of the world’s most coveted brands. The store has worked with a number of major African designers and hosted exhibitions with decorated artists and curators. With a keen eye for fashion trends and a deep understanding of their customer’s needs, the team at Temple Muse has continuously pushed the boundaries of style, bringing cutting-edge fashion & design to Lagos.
As a result, Temple Muse has become a fixture in the Nigerian fashion landscape, influencing the way people think about fashion and style. The store has played an integral role in shaping the local fashion industry, nurturing and supporting local talent, and providing a platform for African designers, artisans, and luxury brands from around the globe. From hosting fashion shows and events to collaborating with local designers and brands, Temple Muse has helped put Nigerian fashion on the global map.
“We are incredibly proud of everything we’ve accomplished over the past 15 years,” says, Avinash Wadhwani the founder and CEO of Temple Muse. “Our goal has always been to provide our customers with a unique and unparalleled shopping experience, and we believe we’ve done just that. We’ve built a community of luxury enthusiasts who share our love of fashion and design, and we look forward to continuing to push the boundaries of fashion in Nigeria.”.
To celebrate its 15-year anniversary, Temple Muse has planned a series of events and collaborations throughout their anniversary month, including a special anniversary collection featuring exclusive pieces from some of the most sought- after designers on the continent. As Temple Muse looks to the future, the founders remain committed to its mission of bringing the best of luxury fashion to Lagos and beyond. With an eye for innovation and a passion for style, Temple Muse is poised to continue leading the way in Nigerian fashion for years to come.
Designer Collaborative Collection
An exclusive collaboration with some of the most talented designers Temple Muse have championed over the years will also be on display throughout the month. The collection, inspired by ‘crystal’ theme, features a unique blend of elegant designs, intricate details, and exquisite craftsmanship.
The installation features pieces from designers such as Dye Lab, Obida, IAMISIGO, Ituen Basi, Amrapali, L Collection, IDMA-NOF and more. Capturing the essence of Temple Muse’s sophisticated aesthetic and the designer’s unique vision, the aim of the collaboration is not only to celebrate the rich heritage of the store but also to showcase the creativity and talent of these designers.
This collaboration is a true testament to Temple Muse’s commitment to supporting emerging and established designers and its dedication to providing its clients with the most extraordinary and exclusive shopping experience.
15 Years Anniversary Event
The 15-year anniversary event was a night to remember, with guests in attendance including prominent fashion icons, celebrities, socialites and clientele. The atmosphere was electric as guests mingled and enjoyed cocktails from Chivas Regal and chilled champagne from G.H. Mumm together with delightful canapés. The store was transformed into a vibrant space, with stunning installations and captivating decor, creating the perfect backdrop for a memorable evening.
Championing Nigerian designers has been a hallmark of Temple Muse, and this was on full display at the anniversary party. Guests were treated to a fashion installation featuring their carefully curated collaborative collections with designers from Nigeria. The immersive experience continued with an exceptional set from DJ TGarbs, who kept the party going well into the night.
About Temple Muse
Located in the heart of Lagos, Temple Muse is Africa’s leading lifestyle concept store. Our mission is to create a luxurious shopping experience like no other through a thoughtful curation of fashion, homeware, gifts as well as art.
From the world’s most prestigious designers, to exciting new talent – including a number of top African artisans – our collections are set across two floors, with a vast gallery-like open feel and a dreamy Afro-Parisian aesthetic. The palatial main hall and towering walls with inviting windows act as a blank canvas for the curated collections on show.
Since it’s inception, Temple Muse has championed Nigerian fashion, supporting & nurturing local talent and providing a platform for African designers and artisans as well as luxury brands from around the globe, making it unlike any other. The iconic lifestyle concept store has mesmerised its clients with it’s unique take on luxury retail, an interactive events calendar and acted as an escape from the of metropolitan city of Lagos.
You can also follow Temple Muse on Instagram.