With the numbers of Pinterest-worthy wedding gowns that Nigerian designers are churning out on the regular, it’s no denying Nigerian bridal industry is one of the fastest growing industries in Africa — which means the perfect time for a bridal fashion show is already due. Call Her Classic is gearing up to stage the first Lagos Bridal Fashion Week that will have wedding lovers, bridegrooms-to-be, buyers, and showgoers gather-up to witness the display of the latest wedding gowns offering at the prestigious Federal Palace Hotel in Lagos.
“Lagos Bridal Fashion Week is responding to the growing demand and patronage for indigenous brands with regards to bridal fashion,” the organizers, Call Her Classic, said in a statement. “This shift in the narrative is welcomed as it supports local businesses and their revenue-generating potential, and as such, it should be encouraged. It is for this reason Lagos Bridal Fashion Week was created – a platform that aims to promote Africa’s finest brands as well as facilitate an environment for commerce.”
Taking place on the 4th through 6th of May, the 3-day event will feature Nigerian designers as well as other African designers for the daily runway shows. According to the organizers, the LBFW promise an unforgettable runway display. ‘”Lagos Bridal Fashion Week is the ultimate destination for bridal fashion. We invite you, your friends and family to experience this innovative and awe-inspiring event. The atmosphere will be buzzing daily from 10 am till 10 pm. Be surrounded by interactive displays from a selection of the best wedding suppliers and bridal designers Africa has to offer.” Stay tuned!