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The Making Season 2 – Shoot 1: “Edge of Fame” by Telvino Kouture



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After a successful premier edition, BellaNaija Style presents another edition of The Making, a fashion and photography project initiated in 2011 to provide visibility for unknown creative designers and open up distribution and retailing channels for their brands.

For its second edition, the creative team behind the project Insigna and the BN Style team will bring you designs from 10 designers. At the end of the season, one out of the 10 designers will walk away with a cash prize as well as retail and sponsorship contracts.

First up is Telvino Kouture.
Brief Bio
Telvino Kouture is a brand established by Telvin Nwafor in 2011. A marketing and extension graduate of The Enugu State University of Science and Technology who also holds a certificate in fashion designing from Nobel Afrik Lagos.

Before venturing fully into the world of fashion, he served as freelance personnel, sketching designs for friends and helping to buy outfits, shoes and accessories before realizing he could also produce them himself and sell to them.

According to Insigna, “Telvino Kouture is a unisex brand whose designs are versatile, timeless, notably classic also clean-cut and urban. The brand is focused on delivering the highest level of service to all its customers regardless of their status.”

The theme of the shoot is “Edge of Fame”.  Check it out!

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Designer: Telvin Nwafor
Photography: Lolu Osinbanjo
Photography Assistant: Ebenezer Dada
Stylist: Sharon Rekana Ojong
Make-up: Selina of Kuddy Cosmetics
Model: Toyin & Bisola (BETH Models)
Location: Insigna Studios Lagos

T: +2348037503107
E: [email protected]

For more info on The Making project, log on to their website –


  1. KikiN

    June 15, 2013 at 2:09 pm

    Keep trying

  2. Me andYou

    June 15, 2013 at 3:18 pm

    Really lovely outfits 🙂

  3. Mma

    June 15, 2013 at 3:52 pm

  4. tantan

    June 15, 2013 at 7:46 pm

    WowWwwwwwwwwwww,awesome,I love all his outfit

  5. FAR

    June 15, 2013 at 10:14 pm

    Great Initiative!!

  6. Keeping it real!

    June 16, 2013 at 7:03 am

    Not bad!

  7. hauwa

    June 17, 2013 at 10:56 am

    Uhm am I the only one that thinks this collection is not up to par???Yeah I understand he’s upcoming but it could be better..and edgy??please try sumn else..Kudos for the effort tho

  8. Richie's momma

    June 17, 2013 at 11:56 am

    Chai! That female model…no comment. And the outfits? Bewildering. Don’t be discouraged sha, keep trying. I know say one day you go bring us fame (a parody of papillo peak milk advert) lol

  9. lara

    June 18, 2013 at 12:01 am

    Shut ur mouth can u do what he did,he did his best,I so much love the vintage jacket and the white sheer shirt with the lacy black net with a red heel, nice shoot,found my outfit for tomorrow hurrayyyy

  10. plastic girl

    June 18, 2013 at 5:40 pm

    tacky and nasty

  11. June 22, 2013 at 1:58 am

    Nice patterned pants….

  12. amokeodo tobi

    October 12, 2013 at 1:39 pm

    Very good styling…..

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