Hard work, creativity and passion, punctuated by a clicking of heels, conclude a singular impulse on a GTBank Fashion Weekend Runway Show. On Saturday, Nov 10th, and Sunday, Nov 11th, 2018, thousands of guest will be entertained by this singular impulse as inland and internationally eminent designers showcase their brands on a runway.
These are a designers slated for Day 1 of a 2018 GTBank Fashion Weekend:
Lanre da Silva
Lanre da Silva is one of Nigeria’s heading high-fashion couturiers. She started a LDA code in 2005, given then, her work has gained general recognition, featuring in tip magazines like Vogue. She was a initial African engineer to have her tag stocked during a Dolce Gabbana Concept Store in a heart of Milan, Italy, a heart of general fashion.
Taibo Bacar is a owner of Taibo Bacar, a conform code famous for a aberration and clever connection to a African heritage. He launched his self-named conform tag in 2008 in Mozambique that focused on formulating garments for a delicate, classical delicate woman. The tag grew fast and was named Emerging Designer of a Year during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa in 2012. It was also a initial African code to showcase during a Milan Fashion Week.
The IDMA-NOF womenswear code was founded in 2017. The code blends art, conform and craftsmanship in sparkling ways – this mix coincides with a cultured that is really confidant and strongly shabby by a colorful African heritage.
Gert-Johan Coetzee is a South African conform engineer whose designs are done adult of elaborately designed couture and ready-to-wear gowns. Gert-johan Coetzee designs have gotten general commend and have been ragged by a likes of Kelly Rowland and Kourtney Kardashian.
JI WON CHOI
JI WON CHOI is a connoisseur of Parsons School of Design and a mind behind a self-named conform brand, JI WON CHOI. Her work revolves around tellurian cultures and regulating pattern to foster certain change within societies. Since a entrance of her thesis collection, EXCESSIVISM, in 2017, she has enjoyed good success: her work has been featured in several general magazines, and disdainful interviews have been featured on Vogue Italia, Vogue USA, LOVE, Modern Weekly China, and Bullett Media.
LaQuan Smith has fast turn a domicile name in fashion. He is a favorite among a world’s many trending superstars like Rihanna, Kendall Jenner and Beyonce. Born in Queens, New York – a engineer started from common beginnings, building his code from a belligerent up. In 2010, a few years after an internship with Vogue Editor-at-Large, Andre Leon Talley – a immature engineer debuted his initial collection during New York Fashion Week.
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