10 Brands You Need to Know From Lagos Fashion Week

Fruché

The scoop: Designed in Lagos, Fruché is all about a discernibly metropolitan chic sensibility. Along with experimental wrap-tailoring techniques, the presentation made a strong case for saturated satins, captivatingly color-blocked for maximum impact. “The color palette, textures, fabric, and embellishment in this collection are things that remind one of Bini culture,” shared Frank Aghuno, the brand’s Creative Director. “Powder blue to represent water, feathers to represent the bird of creation, burgundy from the traditional…velvet wrappers tied by Bini women.”

Stand-out pieces: Skirts and sheath dresses slashed with daring leg-baring slits

Who we’d love to see in these looks: Bella Hadid, Angela Bassett