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Orange Culture & Maki Oh at the LVMHPrize Young Fashion Designer 2014 Showcase in Paris Today!



Orange Culture and maki Oh for LVMH Prize in Paris - BellaNaija - Fenruary 2014

Adebayo Oke Lawal, Amaka Osakwe and Tokini Peterside

Today, Wednesday 26th February 2014, Nigerian designers Adebayo Oke Lawal of Orange Culture and Amaka Osakwe of Maki Oh will be showcasing their collections at the LVMHPrize Young Fashion Designer 2014 competition showcase in Paris!

The competition had over 1,221 applicants of which 30 were selected including the Nigerian Creative Directors. They will show their designs to an exclusive panel consisting of prominent editors and stylists like Net-a-Porter Founder & CEO Natalie Massenet, Stylist Olivier Rizzo, Editor-in-Chief – Vogue China Angelica Cheung among others. They will streamline the list to 10 finalists.

Up for grabs are 300,000 Euros and a Year of expert mentoring from an internal team at LVMH. The activities are already well underway and here are some shots of what’s going on right now!

Check out backstage shots

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Hair & Makeup

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Maki Oh’s Showcase

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Orange Culture’s Showcase

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Adebayo Oke Lawal talking with Jean-Paul Claverie on his designs

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BN Style wishes them all the best and may the best designer (hopefully one from home) win.

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  1. Cancel Reply

    February 26, 2014 at 2:40 pm

    Goodluck guys!

    • Al Blossom

      February 27, 2014 at 12:28 pm


  2. no heart to hate

    February 26, 2014 at 3:54 pm

    Wishing you guys the very Best

  3. Kelz

    February 26, 2014 at 4:08 pm

    Go bayo and maki oh!!

  4. ContessaVlad

    February 26, 2014 at 4:33 pm

    Go Naija Go! Wish them good luck!

  5. Ola

    February 26, 2014 at 4:54 pm

    Best wishes to them!

  6. Anonymous

    February 26, 2014 at 4:56 pm

    Congrats Guys! I am so proud of Maki Oh most especially but best of luck to the both of you. This is just the beginning, the only way is up

  7. @edDREAMZ

    February 26, 2014 at 5:13 pm

    Gudluck to my fellow country people……
    ***COMMENTING FRM 1770***


    February 26, 2014 at 9:08 pm

    So proud of them! wish them the very best

  9. white'n'ruddy

    February 27, 2014 at 12:15 am

    I’m very proud of nigerian fashion industry and the growth it has achieved so far,wishing u guyz all the best.

  10. mlg

    February 27, 2014 at 10:50 am

    So happy for them! All the best, guys.

  11. Godwin Wi

    February 28, 2014 at 10:46 pm

    #TeamOrangeCulture…hopefully the Nigerian flag flys high again

  12. Aghogho (ZFSowho)

    March 6, 2014 at 5:02 pm

    So proud of both of them!!! They are extraordinarily talented!!!!

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