Nigerian author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie launched a “Wear Nigerian” campaign in May 2017 and since then, she wears mostly Nigerian brands for her public appearances. This is in a bid to support and promote local designers. She is using her style-icon status to support local designers from Nigeria through her Wear Nigerian campaign.
Several designers have benefited from this great cause. Some of these designers are Gozel Green, ForStyleSake, The Muse Factory, Lola Baej, Zinkata amongst others.
Live in Lagos with Maria Grazia Chiuri and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
To furthermore support local designers, Chimamanda Adichie organized a ‘Wear Nigerian’ event some days ago here in Lagos. The event was tagged Live in Lagos with Maria Grazia Chiuri and Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. The event was organized and put together to enlighten designers about the future of fashion in Africa.
Maria Grazia Chiuri, the creative director at Dior was present at the event, including several fashion designers and fashion influencers.
Below are some pictures of Chimamanda in outfits from different Nigerian designers.
Chimamanda Adichie in a dress from Lola Baej
This beautiful dress is from Zinkata
A stunning piece from TaeAfrika
Dress from Ejiro Amos Tafiri
This Lovely Dress is from Nkwo
Outfit here from Orange Culture Nigeria
Dress from The Muse Factory
This Outfit set is from JZO
Mums can also rock these styles effortlessly. So if you are looking for what to wear for your next event, here are some style inspirations for you.
Join the ‘Wear Nigerian’ campaign by shopping from fashion designers right here in Nigeria.
You can also share pictures of your outfits on Instagram using the #wearnigerian #madeinnigeria and #LagosMums
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