NEEDLEPOINT TAKES PART IN LONDON AFRICAN CULTURAL EVENT (LACE) 2014

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One of Nigeria’s top fashion brands, ‘Needlepoint Women’ is scheduled to showcase at London African Cultural Event (LACE) which will be held on the 17th of October at Westminster Kingsway College in London and will be hosted by songwriter and artiste Michelle Escoffery aka Maya Blu, who had a hit song titled Think About Me featuring Artful Dodger.

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London African Cultural Event (LACE) is an event to celebrate Black History Month and raise funds for The African-Caribbean Leukaemia Trust (ACLT). The aim of LACE is not just to organize a fashion show but provide promotional opportunities for emerging designers and artists inspired by Africa to showcase their work to a global audience including the provision of useful information and experience to build a profitable and sustainable brand.

For more information about the event, please visit the LACE WEBSITE

ABOUT NEEDLEPOINT

Needlepoint Women is a brand that exhibits African culture and fashion. Established in 2006 by Creative Director, Theresa Onwuka, who has a passion for making women look amazing in her timeless pieces. According to her,” It’s all about adding that touch of effortless chic to every piece”. Her collection is a fusion of Linen and Ankara fabrics with Needlepoint’s signature embellishment to create outfits that a woman who has style and elegance would love to have in her wardrobe.

For more information and to view newest collections please visit:
WEBSITE
Twitter: @dneedlepoint
Instagram: @needlepointwoman

DESIGNER SPOTLIGHT: AKWA MENSWEAR

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Akwa Menswear is an indigenous clothing brand designed to cater to the needs of the young working stylish man with its range of stylish, classic and trendy pieces.

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This fashion label, founded in 2014 by a talented Nigerian designer offers casual statement shirts, shorts and native tunics for the simple yet stylish man.

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With a focus on affordability (from N3,000 -N5,000) All pieces in this collection are created with a fusion of breathable tropical fabrics such as cotton and linen combined with traditional African print for a unique vibe.

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Did you miss the Akwa Menswear pop up shop yesterday at Mente Moda? October 5th, 2014? Not to worry. You can follow them on Instagram @akwa_menswear for news on upcoming collections and to view pieces in detail.

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CONTACT AKWA MENSWEAR

Instagram: @akwa_menswear

INTRODUCING: DRIK URBAN CLOTHING NIGERIA

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DRIK is a Nigerian based Urban Clothing design and retail company. Founded in November of 2013, this company offers a collection of pieces for both males and females inspired by the true rebel art form and graffiti.

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The DRIK Urban Clothing collection offers affordable and great quality, indigenously designed sweatshirts, t-shirts, tanks, polos, polo and tank dresses, college football jackets, sweat pants, yoga pants, beanies, caps and headwear etc. suitable to be worn as casual-wear, exercise/ work-out gear or simply dressing with a little edginess (think Rihanna or Miley Cyrus).

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With the an advantage of comfort flexibility, durability and fun, you are sure to express youthful freedom and total coolness when wearing any of the DRIK pieces.

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DRIK also customizes clothing pieces for special events such as Bridal Showers, Company Cocktails, School parties.

For contact and worldwide delivery please contact their Customer help center at +233-8038262336 or +234-7033939396.

To learn more about DRIK Nigeria…..

SOCIAL MEDIA:
Twitter: @drik_47
Instagram: @drik_47
BBM: C0024F68D

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