Lagos Fashion and Design week

The week is a platform both for Nigerian and also for African design and fashion.

As well as the catwalk shows there are awards, conferences, competitions, classes and a fashion business series. One of the key foreign sponsors is the British Council.

For more details see the LFDW website.

During the week there is also the Nigerian Ethical Fashion Show on 30 Oct with the theme Fashion a Prism not a Prison.