The organizers of Africa Fashion Week London in partnership with Ebonyworths and Mahogany productions are delighted to announce the launch of a designer’s competition reality show Nigeria’s Next Top Designer otherwise known as NNTD
NNTD is a platform for young Nigerian designers between the ages of 18-30 to show their creativity to a wider audience, it will also create unique opportunities and reputable platforms for Nigeria’s undiscovered talent
As contestants are registering to participate from across the nation, NNTD is surely going to be the most sought after competition for emerging designers. With the debut edition taking place in Dec 2013,
it is an initiative that will help facilitate and manage young Nigerian designers who wish to enter into the fashion industry, with the intention of building talented entrepreneurs through fashion, it will include mentoring and the winner gets to go home with a start up fund and tools to assist them with potential for commercial growth.
NNTD is about establishing and encouraging the best emerging fashion designers from Nigeria and promoting and showcasing them on a world stage platform Africa Fashion Week London, as part of the winning prize is an all expense paid trip to showcase their collection at the 4 edition of AFWL in August 2014, a Fashion Week that celebrates the work of African and African inspired designers in the UK that has become the single, biggest African fashion festival in the UK . The annual event debuted in 2011 and has welcomed over 200 African designers, created by Ronke Ademiluyi CEO.
As contestants are registering to participate from across the nation, NNTD is surely going to be the most sought after competition for emerging designers, the reality show will also include models, makeup artists and stylists, and will be highly entertaining as the designers will be tasked weekly.
The organisers of the NNTD designer’s competition are excited to have Daviva on board as an official sponsor, and guest Judges such as Mrs Joan Okorodudu CEO Isis Models, Alvince couture, Toyin Lawani celebrity stylist, Yomi Casuals.
The debut edition of Nigeria’s Next Top Designer in 2013 invites designers throughout the country to participate and stand a chance of becoming Nigeria’s Next Top Designer.
Nigeriasnexttopdesigner will be starting off our 1st weekend of Audtions on sat 26th of october @1 cottage Drive off Abeke Animasahun,off Durosimi Etti,lekki Phase1 Registration will be from 10am-3pm please come early! We can’t wait to see Amazing talented designers pls come with 5of your designs or sketches-for more info contact firstname.lastname@example.org- NNTD Team!!
For more information about Nigeria’s Next Top Designer please visit www.nigeriasnexttopdesigner.com