AFU FASHION SHOW 2023 3RD EDITION SELECTION OF YOUNG DESIGNERS Ibrahim TAJU from NIGERIA
Date: Fri. 07 July | Musée du Quai Branly
Schedule: 5:30 pm
Venue: Musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac, 25 Quai Jacques Chirac, 75007 Paris, France
TJWHO is a luxury menswear brand based in Lagos, Nigeria. It was founded in 2018 and is known for infusing cross-cultural references with a modern twist. Head designer Taju Ibrahim always keeps an African perspective in mind when constructing garments.
His work and designs have been seen on the likes of Burna Boy, Ladipoe and Lucky Daye, and his collections have been presented at Arise Fashion Week and Lagos Fashion Week.
He represents a group of formidable young Nigerian designers who have succeeded in creating self-sustaining fashion brands through unique, avant-garde creations. TJWHO is forging its own path and exemplifying the possibilities of the African fashion industry.
Bubblegum Club caught up with Ibrahim to talk about the brand and the burgeoning Nigerian fashion scene.
TJWHO is a luxury menswear brand
This edition was supported by Balenciaga, Binance Charity, Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann, Sisley and HEC Paris, partners, and on the media side by Trace, Brut, France Médias Monde, Brune magazine and 35°Nord.
AFRICA FASHION UP: VALERIE KA HONORS FASHION TALENTS.
After having walked the runway for the greatest designers, from Yves Saint Laurent to Jean-Paul Gaultier, via VivienneWestwood and Alphadi, model Valérie Ka founded « Share Africa », a platform of projects that aims to highlight those who undertake and create in Africa.
Her goal is to encourage a vibrant African fashion, between tradition and modernity, between heritage and international openness.
Creations honored during the Africa Fashion Up event that just took place in Paris.
Created at the initiative of Valerie Ka, international top model, Africa Fashion Up is conceived as both a program and a fashion show whose goal is to accompany the contemporary African fashion in full effervescence.
Africa Fashion Up welcomes companies and individuals to sponsor this growing program, offering emerging and international designers the opportunity to showcase their collections and gain visibility.
For more information on how you can get involved, please contact us: email@example.com