BN Style Exclusive: Toolz in Ted Baker, Darey Art-Alade in Udeshi for Fusion Lagos, Seyi Shay in French Connection & More Fashion Scoop from the “Love Like A Movie Concert” in LagosPosted on Thursday, February 21st, 2013 at 7:10 PM
By Damilare Aiki
Darey Art-Alade‘s anticipated show Love Like a Movie took place on Sunday 17th February 2013 at the Eko Hotel & Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos.
The critically acclaimed show, co-hosted briefly by pregnant American reality TV star Kim Kardashian, saw celebrities including Tiwa Savage, Skales, Ramsey Nouah, Yvonne “Vixen” Ekwere, Annie Idibia, Chidi Mokeme and Don Jazzy in attendance.
From the red carpet to all the on-stage performances and pyrotechnics, the show was a sight to behold. BellaNaija Style brings you a few of the must see fashion choices of the night.
Eku Edewor in Bridget Awosika
M-Net’s Studio 53 Extra co-host Eku Edewor rocked an edgy ensemble to the Love Like a Movie concert on Sunday.
After dazzling in a Bunmi Koko Couture creation last Wednesday at the premiere of Flower Girl, Eku opted for another dress by a Nigerian design label – Bridget Awosika. Her sheer black long sleeve blouse and cut-out white and pink skirt from the label’s 2012 MTN Lagos Fashion & Design Week presentation complemented her black-and-white strap heels.
For her beauty for the evening, Eku Edewor who rocked bangs, opted for smoky eyes and a nude pout. We like her choice of not accessorizing as it made us effectively see the drama of the outfit.
Darey Art-Alade in Udeshi for Fusion Lagos
The man of the night Darey Art-Alade didn’t let the ladies take all the shine on Sunday evening.
The Soul Muzik exec arrived on the red carpet in a bespoke Udeshi for Fusion Lagos tuxedo. The tailored black single button suit which includes a trim shawl lapel and inset side pockets, was paired with a white shirt, a black velvet bow-tie and black shoes.
He also added a touch of sparkle with his diamond studs.
Toke Makinwa in Ejiro Amos Tafiri
Nigeria media personality Toke Makinwa knows how to make a statement on the red carpet and Sunday’s show was no different.
The 28 year old VHS TV presenter sashayed down the red carpet in an Ejiro Amos Tafiri number. Her off the shoulder grey sweetheart neckline ruffled dress with embellishments on the bodice and a slit was displayed at the 2012 MTN Lagos Fashion and Design Week.
Toke let her locks down and accessorized the frock with gold earrings and rings and a pair of grey pumps. Her look was completed with grey eye shadow and a pink pout.
Seyi Shay in French Connection
Pop music sensation Seyi Shay was also one to see at the Love Like a Movie concert.
The Erawo singer arrived on the red carpet in a blue French Connection spirit catcher dress. Her embellished mini dress with a square neckline and capped sleeves from the high street brand has previously been worn by X Factor winner Alexandra Burke and reality TV star Stephanie Pratt.
Letting her hair cascade down her shoulders, she opted for a nude pout, smoky eyes and completed her look with a pair of navy heels.
Tobi Banjoko-Oyelakin in Zara Woman
Former model Tobi Banjoko-Oyelakin flew solo on the red carpet at Darey Art-Alade’s “Love Like a Movie” concert.
The wife of Nigerian comedian/TV presenter Teju “Babyface” Oyelakin proved that she didn’t need her superstar husband to turn heads at the event, arriving in a Zara high neck long sleeve check dress.
She accessorized her dress with chandelier earrings with emerald studs, a silver wrist watch and blue and black strap sandals. Her look was completed with a sleek up do with center parting, smoky eyes and a red pout.
Annie Idibia in Vonne Couture
Mrs 2Face Idibia dazzled in black at Darey Art-Alade’s Love Like a Movie concert on Sunday.
The actress who is set to wed her beau in March 2013, arrived in a long sleeve jersey backless dress by Nigerian design label Vonne Couture. She accessorized her outfit with a statement gold neck piece and nude heels.
Annie who debuted her pixie hair cut at the event opted for purple nail polish and a pink pout. We like her minimal look.
Toolz in Ted Baker
Media personality Toolz brought the va va voom to the Love Like a Movie Concert in a flared grey Ted Baker dress.
Her metallic v-neckline dress was accessorized with drop pearl earrings, a black belt to accentuate her killer figure, a black clutch and red peep toes. She finished her look by sweeping her hair up into an elegant chignon and opting for pink lipstick.
Keep refreshing BellaNaija.com for all the red carpet and inside photos. Till then, let us know your take on the outfits above?
Photo Credit: Dare Koleaje for 360D Photography | Kola Oshalusi for Insigna | Not Just Ok
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