Arise Magazine Fashion Week ends in style

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Updated March 12, 2012

Athough the Arise Magazine Fashion Week had a slow start, the climax of the event was filled with glitz and glamour with about 77 designers from Africa and beyond show casing their works on the runway.

The annual event which had drawn an impressive attendance ended yesterday with organizers handling out awards to some outstanding participants. .

Tara Durotoye

MNet Face of Africa winner Oluchi Orlandi walked away with the coveted Style Icon award while Kluk CDGT and Maki Oh were named the Designers of the year.

Other winners of the night included Dudley O’Shaughnessy and Temple Muse who were named the Male Designer and Fashion Brand of the Year respectively.

See detailed winners list below.

1.Male model of the yearDudley O’shaughnessy
2.Female Model of the yearGeorgie
3.Designer of the yearKluk CDGT & Maki Oh
4.Style Icon of the yearOluchi Onweagba Orlandi
5.New Designer of the yearPetrou/Man
6.Women’s Designer of the yearTsemaye Binitie
7.Fashion Brand of the yearTemple Muse
8.Best Innovative DesignersDavid David & Odion Mimonet
9.Emerging Designer of the yearLoza Maleombho
10.Young Designer of the yearLaquan Smith
11.Lifetime Achievement AwardOzwald Boateng
12.Designers going to New York Fashion weekTsemaye Binitie, Maki oh, Gavin Rajah, Tiffany Amber & Ozwald Boateng
13.Model going to New YorkAlvin , Sebastian, Anthony and
Gbemi Abimbola
Ameen Couture
Karolyne Ashley (Designer)
Muka Nwokedi
Nkwo (Designer)
Blossom and Adesuwa
Chika Emmanuel (model)
Chanielle and Danielle Dwomoh (Designer)



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