In a week’s time, anyone who is anyone in the world of fashion and showbiz will descend on London for the 5 day marathon of first class shows that is otherwise known as London Fashion Week. Ahead of that though, all the craziness is currently centred on the city that never sleeps- New York as New York Fashion week kicked off over the weekend.
In further proof that African fashion is definitely staking a claim in the global scheme of things, African designers Jewel by Lisa and Washington Roberts showcased their collections at this year’s Autumn winter 2015 show.
Jewel by Lisa founder, Lisa Folawiyo who has been keeping fans updated of the brand’s preparations via her Instagram page made her New York Fashion Week debut on Saturday morning. She was ably supported by familiar faces on the front row with supermodel Oluchi orlandi and Stylist to the stars Remi Fagbohun on hand to show their support to the fast rising designer.