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Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi – “Red 2011″ for the UBA CEO Awards

Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi – “Red 2011″ for the UBA CEO Awards

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi adopts a different approach to presenting collections. Rather than sticking strictly to the fashion season schedule, LDA actively collaborates with companies including real dutch wax manufacturer Vlisco …and also presents special “inspired” collections throughout the year.
This weekend,

A peek into the “Gallery of Poems” – Collection by Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi for Vlisco

A peek into the “Gallery of Poems” – Collection by Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi for Vlisco

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

With the forthcoming ARISE Magazine Fashion Week which “lands” in Lagos in March 2011, every designer is bringing their A-Game.
According to our sources, Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi… is one of the designers that will be showing at the ARISE event. In

HauTe and 37thState introduce African fashion lifestyle program – ‘HauTe TV’

HauTe and 37thState introduce African fashion lifestyle program – ‘HauTe TV’

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Sticking to HauTe’s commitment to be the promote African fashion, HauTe is pleased to partner with 37thState, an indigenous production company to introduce HauTe TV… a new fashion lifestyle program that gives you full behind-the-scenes access to your favourite African

BN Online Exclusive: Genevieve Magazine presents the “Ultimate Fashion Swap” – Lisa Folawiyo in LDA & Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi in JBL

BN Online Exclusive: Genevieve Magazine presents the “Ultimate Fashion Swap” – Lisa Folawiyo in LDA & Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi in JBL

Thursday, October 7th, 2010

Two of Nigeria’s brightest design talents; They are both on top of their game right now. Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi‘s eponymous label LDA… is one of the most sought after labels in the country with a devoted client base and consistent 

“La Dame, La Muse” by Temple Muse – Fashion Collective in Tribute to Nigeria at 50 & Celebrating the Formidable African Woman

“La Dame, La Muse” by Temple Muse – Fashion Collective in Tribute to Nigeria at 50 & Celebrating the Formidable African Woman

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

For us at BN, this is the most perfect way to begin our Nigeria at 50 independence celebrations.
We can go on and on about all the shortcomings and struggles – there are many.
However, in the midst of that,…

A Closer Look at the “Reflet de Lumière” Collection by Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi for Vlisco

A Closer Look at the “Reflet de Lumière” Collection by Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi for Vlisco

Monday, September 20th, 2010

With the global explosion of ankara from Iya Sikirat’s tailoring workshop to the international catwalks such as Gwen Stefani’s LAMB show… at the New York Fashion Week just a few days ago, we often wonder if ankara has “jumped the

EMLN 2010 models rock Bridget Awosika, LDA & Christie Brown frocks for an exclusive shoot by Photographer Toni Tones

EMLN 2010 models rock Bridget Awosika, LDA & Christie Brown frocks for an exclusive shoot by Photographer Toni Tones

Friday, September 17th, 2010

In true top model style, the models from the 2010 edition of Elite Model Look Nigeria have already featured in their first fashion photoshoot.
The spread was shot by fashion photographer – Toni Tones… and features pieces from Nigerian designers

Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi, Odio Mimonet, House of Farrah & a host of promising designers dazzle at the Vlisco Fashion Show for American International School Abuja

Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi, Odio Mimonet, House of Farrah & a host of promising designers dazzle at the Vlisco Fashion Show for American International School Abuja

Monday, September 13th, 2010

It was a wonderful day for fashion collaboration on the 11th of September 2010 at the Transcorp Hilton Hotel in Abuja as designers from Lagos and Northern Nigeria teamed up with premium real dutch wax manufacturer Vlisco… for a fashion

BN Exclusive: Lanre Da-Silva Ajayi 2010 Summer Collection

BN Exclusive: Lanre Da-Silva Ajayi 2010 Summer Collection

Monday, July 12th, 2010

It’s a ‘turn of the century’ with the Lanre Da- Silva Ajayi summer collection. It’s less of the Victorian era, more of the contemporary woman and yet so LDA!
LDA… creations are usually associated with a certain kind of

On Set with Nigeria’s rap princess Mo’Cheddah: Behind the Scenes at the video shoot for “If You Want Me”

On Set with Nigeria’s rap princess Mo’Cheddah: Behind the Scenes at the video shoot for “If You Want Me”

Tuesday, April 27th, 2010

BellaNaija brought you the exclusive first listen of Mo’Cheddah‘s official debut single “If You Want Me…” in 2009. Mo’Cheddah has built her rap credibility via scene stealing features on Knighthouse tracks. She also excelled during last year’s

Lanre DaSilva Ajayi @ Couture Fashion Week

Lanre DaSilva Ajayi @ Couture Fashion Week

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

Lanre Da Silva Ajayi at Couture Fashion Week
Manhattan has become the playground for Nigerian designers. Building on the momentum from the ARISE Promise Collective, designers Lanre Da Silva-Ajayi, House of J’Ola, Hallero and Zizi… presented at the Couture Fashion

Sneak Peek: Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi, House of J’Ola, Hallero and Zizi at Couture Fashion Week

Sneak Peek: Lanre DaSilva-Ajayi, House of J’Ola, Hallero and Zizi at Couture Fashion Week

Wednesday, September 16th, 2009

This weekend was all about fashion for our BN team, our ladies – Louisa and Cornelia… were backstage and front row at the ARISE Promise show on Friday then on Sunday, they did it again at the Couture Fashion Week

From Collection to Closet: The African Fashion Scene in Motion

From Collection to Closet: The African Fashion Scene in Motion

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009

The start of New York Fashion Week is only a few days away and it is so exciting to know that once again, our African designers will be represented as part of the ARISE: African Promise Collective…. So far,

Another Fashion Destination Launches in Lagos as Taé Opens Flagship Store

Another Fashion Destination Launches in Lagos as Taé Opens Flagship Store

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Much loved Nigerian label Taé opened its flagship store in GRA Lagos some weeks ago and BN was on the scene to capture the moments. Taé is the brainchild of designer Bisola Edun… – Bisola was a finalist in the

Arise Africa Fashion Week: Lanre DaSilva Ajayi

Arise Africa Fashion Week: Lanre DaSilva Ajayi

Monday, June 15th, 2009

LDA…’s collection filled the runway with yards of lace, Tartan and adorable flower applique. She features dresses which can be worn out to lunch and those  that will definitely make statements in social events! She mixes soft colours with

Lanre DaSilva opens new store + launches Ready-to-Wear Collection

Lanre DaSilva opens new store + launches Ready-to-Wear Collection

Monday, June 15th, 2009

Lanre DaSilva… recently opened a new store and launched a Ready- to -Wear collection. The new store is undoubtedly a client’s haven; finely furnished with exquisite taste and an impeccable eye to create the allure of a store that’s not

BN EDITS: Pink Ball 2009 Best Dressed

BN EDITS: Pink Ball 2009 Best Dressed

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

While everyone who attended the Genevieve Pink Ball put their best foot forward, some decided to put out two feet! So here you have it, the Best Dressed… of the Night.
With these individuals, it was about giving a new

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2009 Genevieve Pink Ball

BN Red Carpet Fab: 2009 Genevieve Pink Ball

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

Genevieve Magazine recently hosted Pink Ball…. An event aimed at being a platform to raise awareness on breast cancer and raise funds. Nothing beats the explosive combination of a good cause and fashion. And a good day for fashion

BN Red Carpet Fab: Boutik YuRok/Ituen Basi Show

BN Red Carpet Fab: Boutik YuRok/Ituen Basi Show

Thursday, April 9th, 2009

Photos from the last Boutik YuRok shopping event (designers including Okunoren Twins & Lanre DaSilva Ajayi sold at the event) and Ituen Basi Ankara & Beads… fashion show held at TerraKulture.
A mix of laid back  Lagos daytime fab and

Lanre Da Silva, Jewel By Lisa, Tiffany Amber & Odio Mimonet alongside budding designers do Vlisco Urban Beat this weekend

Lanre Da Silva, Jewel By Lisa, Tiffany Amber & Odio Mimonet alongside budding designers do Vlisco Urban Beat this weekend

Thursday, February 19th, 2009

We told you about the Vlisco Fashion Academy some weeks ago and now the finale is here! On February 22 at the Eko Hotel, Vlisco Nigeria will host a fashion competition that will transform the life of one lucky winner…

BN Red Carpet Fab: Inspire Africa Benefit Concert

BN Red Carpet Fab: Inspire Africa Benefit Concert

Thursday, February 12th, 2009

The recent Inspire Africa Benefit Concert for all about raising funds and awareness on the plight of homeless and exploited street children in Nigeria. We have gathered that several millions of naira was raised by the initiative and UNICEF… is

A Sneak Peek Inside ThisDay’s ‘ARISE’

A Sneak Peek Inside ThisDay’s ‘ARISE’

Friday, November 21st, 2008

For the past few years, there have been whispers about ThisDay Media Group launching an international style magazine. There were world renowned photographers flown into Nigeria, photoshoots featuring African supermodels all over the world and finally the series of ThisDay…

BN Style Spotlight: Ifeoma Williams

BN Style Spotlight: Ifeoma Williams

Tuesday, November 18th, 2008

Hey! And welcome to BN Style Spotlight; a periodical feature on the Bella Naija Style page providing detailed fashion analysis of the personal style of a budding fashion star.
For our premiere feature, we chose Ifeoma Williams. This fashion

ThisDay Africa Rises to Loud Applause in London

ThisDay Africa Rises to Loud Applause in London

Wednesday, October 15th, 2008

The trek from Abuja to Lagos to Washington DC all led to a dazzling climax at the Royal Albert Hall in London, the ThisDay Africa Rising campaign for 2008 has come to a close. The London event took place on…