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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria’s 62nd Anniversary

Nigeria Fashion Designer Based in Dubai, UAE Showcases Afrocentric Designs at Fashion Exhibition Celebrating Nigeria @62

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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi and others showcase the rich diversity and creativity of Nigerian fashion.

On October 1st, 2022, at the Carlton Palace Hotel in Deira Dubai, a stunning fashion parade and exhibition was held, celebrating Nigeria’s 62nd independence anniversary. Among the highlights of the event were the exceptional collections of Nigerian designers based in the UAE.

The exhibition was a celebration of Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and the fusion of traditional Nigerian patterns and fabrics with contemporary Western styles. The Nigerian designers showcased their craft, creating stunning, Afrocentric designs that were both striking and unique.

The designs were a true representation of the beauty of Nigerian fashion, showcasing the intricate patterns and vibrant colours that are synonymous with Nigerian culture. The Nigerian designers merged their creativity with Western wear to create an Afrocentric design that was modern and unique.

The exhibition aimed to demonstrate to the world the beauty of wearing a Nigerian outfit and to encourage people to be bold and stand out in their own unique way. The Nigerian designers proved that African fashion is not just a trend but a timeless expression of culture and heritage.

Overall, the Nigeria Fashion Designer exhibition was a resounding success, showcasing the rich diversity and creativity of Nigerian fashion. It was a testament to the exceptional skills and talent of Nigerian designers and their commitment to promoting Nigerian culture and heritage through their craft.

The exhibition featured some of the most talented designers. Among them were Damilola Salu, CEO of Osalu Couture, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, CEO of Lanre Aro Signature, and Mrs Linda, CEO of Galatians Closet.

Damilola Salu’s collection showcased elegant and sophisticated designs that were a perfect blend of Nigerian and Western fashion. Her designs were made with high-quality materials and featured intricate patterns and details that highlighted her exceptional craftsmanship.

Damilola Salu's exhibition
Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary

Mrs Linda of Galatians Closet is a designer who is known for her creative and innovative approach to fashion. Her collections are a fusion of traditional and modern styles, with a strong emphasis on elegance and femininity.

Her designs are crafted with the highest quality materials, ensuring that each piece is not only beautiful but also durable and long-lasting. She pays great attention to detail, creating intricate patterns and embellishments that add a touch of glamour to her pieces.

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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary

Olanrewaju Aroworayi‘s collection was a unique fusion of African and Western styles, featuring bold prints and modern silhouettes. His designs were a reflection of his passion for African fashion and his commitment to promoting Nigerian culture through his craft.

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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary
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Damilola Salu, Olanrewaju Aroworayi, and Others Showcase Afrocentric Fashion at Nigeria's 62nd Anniversary

Together, these designers contributed to making the exhibition a huge success, demonstrating the creativity, talent, and diversity of Nigerian fashion. They showcased their exceptional skills and passion for fashion and proved that Nigerian fashion is a force to be reckoned with on the global stage.

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Damilola Salu (Left), Olanrewaju Aroworayi (Middle) and Mrs Linda (Right).

Overall, the exhibition was a remarkable event that celebrated Nigeria’s rich cultural heritage and the talent of its designers. It was an excellent platform for showcasing the beauty and uniqueness of Nigerian fashion, and it is clear that Nigerian designers based in Dubai are making significant contributions to the global fashion industry.

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