Guests, including celebrities from Nigeria’s entertainment industry who attended the maiden edition of Happenings.com.ng Best of Designs Fashion show tagged BOD 2014, have endorsed the event, describing it as huge a success.
The event which held Sunday December 14, at the Victoria Crown Plaza (VCP) Hotel, provided a platform to showcase a creative mix of colours and pattern of African prints from Daviva, by upcoming Nigerian designers such as Allenzo Clothing, DressUP, Gentle Inspired, Mistics Fashion, displayed by young and vibrant models.
Nigeria’s top hat maker, Graces Hat in her signature touch of class, also displayed trendy mini hats using Daviva’s patterned fabrics, accessorizing a blend of black vests worn over skin hugging blue jeans by models that pranced the run way with swift steps to match the beat of the musical sound that filled hall.
A sensational performance by Yemi Alade singing her top on the chart ‘Jonny’ and Seyi Sey’s killer dance moves elicited great feedback from the guests, as many swayed to the rhythm, while others seemed completely blown away.
Other performing artistes at the event include, Chuddy K, Charass etc.
The events was supported by Eudoka’s Place, FM Group, X-Pression, Jovago, Solami and Pongraz.
“It was an enjoyable evening for me, and I really would be glad to have some of the designs for myself,” said Claire Staal an expatriate of Jovago, a travel and hotels booking group.
An Oil and energy expert Mrs. Roselyn Okoji Uje-Eje said it provided an opportunity to meet some of the young fashion designers in Nigeria’s growing fashion industry, with a bid to support their businesses by helping create visibility for them.