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Luxury Handbags & Accessories Brands “Nichole by Haguaana” & “Ahme Couture” launch in Style – View Photos from the Event in Lagos



Amen Bazunu & Aisha Ugah Igbinovia

On Sunday 8th July 2012, two style savvy handbag and accessories designers – Aisha Ugah-Igbinovia of Nichole by Haguaana and Amen Bazunu of Amen Couture hosted friends, family and other dignitaries at the Avenues Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos for the official launch and exhibition of their handbags and accessories labels.

Guests who came out in full force to see the creative works of the talented designers and also buy some of their pieces were treated to refreshing glasses of champagne, cocktails and canapes. BN was on the scene at the event, here are all the photos.


Amen Bazunu (Creative Director, Ahme Couture)

Aisha Ugah Igbinovia (Creative Director, Nichole By Haguanna)

Coco LaDiva

Dereck Arubayi

Seyi Omoyeni

Martins Igbinovia

Erica Ifeke

Anita Omoile

Joy Dodo Williams

Bolaji Jibani Kuti

Ann Egwe

Osayi Ozigbo-Esere

Efe Lawanson

Ian Audifferen

Nonny Saint-Claire


Precious Aman

Seun Wey

Tunde Dodo Williams

Oly Uwakwe

Angela Ekwem

Azuka Ogujiuba

Rosalinda Fredericks


Oluchi Ihemadu

Maureen Okwali


Femi Atilade

Tope Onitiri & Adebisi Balogun

Ahme Couture by Amen Bazunu

Nichole By Haguanna by Aisha Ugah Igbinovia

Ann Egwe

Anita Omoile (L)

Barbara & Oly Uwakwe

Ify Ejikeme

Jennifer Okoye

Jumoke Adedigba

Mai Atafo

Osa Aisien

Tonia Osagie

Uju Iwenofu

Pastor & Mrs Olugbende with Amen Bazumu

Vivian Enone, Amen Bazumi & Jumoke Okuwobi

Mr & Mrs Igbinovia with Ify Ejikeme

About the Labels
Nichole by Haguanna
Since the label’s inception in 2011, creative director Aisha Ugah-Igbinovia has worked tremendously to make the brand which is one of Nigeria’s emerging handbags, leather goods and accessories label, popular with its distinctive personality, attention to detail, intricate materials and unseasoned style. Aisha’s inspiration behind every piece is born out of raw passion and quest to show talent in the creation of well finished handmade exquisite pieces of jewelry and leather goods. Nichole By Haguanna pieces which are handmade and tailored to each individual’s taste with all designs remaining true to the label’s aesthetics, influence and inspiration, are intricately cut out from real Crocodile, Alligator, Buffalo, Calf and Snake skin and further embellished with Swarovski crystals, Corals, Pearls and Precious stones. All materials are sourced and produced in Africa making Nichole By Haguanna – a truly African fashion accessories label.
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Ahme Couture
Ahme Couture was established in 2009 by Head Designer Amen Bazunu who decided to go into the production of leather goods out of her love and passion for creating beautiful clutch bags. The brand is a modern, luxurious and sophisticated one with a specialty in designing envelope clutch purses in genuine leather and animal skin (faux and real) which are handmade in Nigeria by skilled craftsmen who have mastered various leather weaving techniques that makes the label stand out. The label prides itself in designing purses to the highest standards with attention to detail which has made the brand one of Nigeria’s favorite with a vision of expanding products and sales to the global market and building a brand that will be known internationally. To this effect, Ahme Couture identified Browns as one of the foremost and stylish boutiques in the heart of London’s fashion district. The label which is known for its chic clutch bags that can go from day to evening  promises to have something for every woman.
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The event was supported by PR UNO and
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