Africa’s largest financial hub city, Lagos set to host this year edition of African Kids and Teens Fashion Week 2016 from December 9th- 11th 2016.
African Kids and Teens Fashion Week, is a platform created to showcase the best of African fashion for kids and teenagers and it also gives talented designers a platform to showcase their design, promote their brands and raise their visibility on a global fashion stage, teaching the children and members of the society the beauty and value of our cultural heritage.
The event which is packaged by SmartCode Africa and is set to showcase and promote the best of African fashion for kids and teenagers and also project the African fashion industry for kids and teenagers not only in Africa, but all over the world.
The African Kids and Teens Fashion Week 2016 will be a 3-day event which will be held in the city of Lagos Nigeria. The first day will be a fashion summit which will be held at Ibis Hotel Ikeja Lagos, the second day will be a media parley while the third day will be the fashion show proper. Exhibition for designers and companies with products that centers on kids and teenagers will be held on the same day of the fashion show which is 11th of December, 2016.
At the fashion show, we will be having African designers in the kids and teens fashion industry come showcase their outfits. Apart from wonderful African designs that will be on display on the run way, brands will be able to meet with customers directly to market and sell products at the exhibition stand. Celebrity guests from the entertainment circle will also be part of this year’s fashion week.
In the press statement made available, Mr Ajibola Akande the Creative Director SmartCode Africa and the Organizer of AKTFW said :
“Teaching our children the beauty and value of our heritage, we prepare them to be confident individuals where ever they go in the world. So the the African Kids and Teens Fashion Week is an event created to showcase an intrinsic part of culture both parent and kids needs to be more familiar with.
“We are committed to empowering and enlightening members of the society on the physical and non-physical abilities and inherent talents embedded in this future leaders. Our mission remains to showcase and promote African fashion for kids and teenagers all over the world. ’’Like Previous years, Our designers and Models are the best in their fields.
The Africa Kids and Teen Fashion week is Supported by Bank Of Industry and Peak Milk, Official Media Partners are Guardian ,TVC, Punch, Channels, EbonyLifeTV and Nations.
Official Online Partners are Bella Naija, Olori Supergal, Y’Naija ,Pulse TV Inside Lagos TV and Naij.com, official bloggers are GY Online NG, Publicist Specialist and Helen Event Blog.
For more information, visit www.africankidsfashionweek.com @africankidsandteensfashionweek on Facebook, on twitter is @afrikidteen while on Instagram is @africankidsfashionweek Instagram.The official hashtags are #AKTFW and #AKTFW2016.