Arise Magazine Fashion Week 2012 is around the corner and will return to Lagos again! Its maiden edition which held at Federal Palace Hotel last year from 10th-13th March, was a resounding success applauded by many in the fashion industry. From available statistics, they were 5000 guests, 81 models, 51 designers and 6 artistes that included Estelle, Tinie Tempah, Naeto C, Dr. Sid, Darey and Mo’Cheddah. These musicians gave the audience a memorable performance.
The Publisher and Founder – Arise Magazine, Mr. Nduka Obaighena, is an astute businessman who knows roundly the business of fashion. He’s a staunch promoter of Africa’s fashions and has spared no dime in showcasing to the world what talents Africa is blessed with.
This year’s edition promises to be a scintillating one. It will start from 6th and end by 11th March. Just like last year’s, 50 designers will be selected and models will be cast by February. We will keep you posted on the selection process of the models and the artistes that will be performing.
As Arise Magazine Fashion Week 2012 beckons, let the countdown begin!