In time for the Lagos Fashion week, Vogue Magazine has profiled five young Nigerian women considered to be the “city’s coolest and most plugged-in women”.
Zainab Balogun is a London-raised Nigerian. She is a model turned TV host and actress
Farida helps run her mother’s in-store restaurant, Nok. Farida’s life revolves around style as her mother runs one of the most talked about fashion and design company, Alara.
Falana is a singer and she is helping to keep the Nigerian cultural hub on beat. A look into her Instagram page shows her love for African designers like Maki Oh and Loza Maléombho.
Lisa Folawiyo is a renowned fashion designer. Apart for being known for her beautiful designs, Lisa also draws attention through her personal style.
Adenrele Sonariwo is a young curator. A glance into her Instagram page shows that she is deeply invested in championing local artists and bringing international attention to the work of the young and established talents showing at Lagos’s Rele Gallery.