New York based celebrity fashion stylist and the Kach Me If You Can Showroom founder, Kanayo Ebi, who has styled the likes of Kate Winslet, Angela and Vanessa Simmons, Tiwa Savage and J Cole in collaboration with Pop Up Africa, the curators of London’s biggest African inspired shopping event ‘Africa at Spitalfields’, is set to launch its third and final instalment of 2017 in a series of pop-up events.
After successfully launching The Kach It Project, in the Olympic Park Village in London and the historical neighbourhood of Harlem in Manhattan, New York, its third pop-up shop will be launching for the first time ever in Africa for its most anticipated event.
Showcasing a collective of fashion forward and groundbreaking designers and brands from ready to wear to haute couture clothing and accessories inspired by Africa, in an exclusive one day shopping and lifestyle experience event, The Kach It ProjectLagos Edition will take place on Friday 29th December 2017 at the upscale retail store – ZAZAII, in the affluent area of Victoria Island, Lagos.
Fashion, beauty, lifestyle and food lovers will enjoy a selection of African enthused and contemporary brands from this year’s one to watch list, plus interactive demos, tasters and talks. Brands include 10 Bows Boutique, FIA Factory, Gregariana, HBJ International, Lumiere Couture, Kike by Delancey, Kiki Kamanu and Woen ILGA, whose pieces have been worn by celebrities Angela Simmons, Chimamanda Adichie, Maria Okanrende, Toke Makinwa and more; in addition to live art by Dricky, plus an exclusive intimate two hour panel discussion and networking brunch titled Kach Your Dream with US celebrity stylist Kanayo Ebi, Shoe designer and US celebrity stylist to Kelly Rowland, Jhene Aiko and Big Sean Ade Samuels, musician Tec from Show Dem Camp, fashion/travel blogger Fisayo Longe and The Voice Nigeria TV host and presenter Stephanie Coker.
Organisers Kanayo Ebi, Francesca Adjei and founder of Pop Up Africa, Jessica Laditan, said: “We’re ecstatic to finally bring The Kach It Project pop up series to our roots. After much demand, we’re excited to showcase some of the most talented African fashion designs and international brands who have been inspired by the Diaspora from across the globe together with home-grown talent, to the beautiful and atmospheric district of Victoria Island. The Kach It Project is the only place to shop for the most sought after emerging fashion and art, coupled with exceptional food and drink, an exclusive celebrity panel discussion and live entertainment all over a one day shopping experience, this December!”
The Kach It Project & Kach Your Dream Brunch
Date: Friday 29th December 2017
2pm-4pm (Kach Your Dream brunch only)
Address: 36 Balarabe Musa Crescent, Off Samuel Manuwa, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria
Admission: Free (pop up shop event only)
18,000 NGN ($50) – Kach Your Dreams (panel and networking brunch)