On October 24, 2023, the renowned Nigerian designer, Mai Atafo presented his Spring/Summer 2024 Collection, named “Sartorial Reverie“, at the luxurious Eko Hotel and Suites in Victoria Island, Lagos. The event was a showcase of style, craftsmanship, and elegance.
Prominent figures from the Nigerian entertainment industry graced the event. They included Richard-Mofe Damijo, Shaffy Bello, Banky & Adesua Etomi-Wellington, Timi Dakolo, IK Osakioduwa, Aituaje ‘Waje’Iruobe, Alexx Ekubo, Victoria ‘Veekee’ James, Prince Nelson-Enwerem, Gbemi Olateru-Olagbegi, IK Ogbonna, Asogwa Alexandra A., Akin Faminu, Idia Aisen, Dimma Umeh, Mimi ‘Medlin Boss Yina, and Ilebaye Odinaya. Their presence added to the event’s glamour and significance.
The showcase, sponsored by The Macallan, represented the second consecutive fashion show for Mai Atafo following a three-year break from the runway. It presented a diverse range of sophisticated and contemporary garments suitable for various life occasions.
The menswear collection incorporated formal silhouettes inspired by ATAFO’s iconic designs, such as the “schaket” and “tradxedo“. Meanwhile, the womenswear collection introduced a fresh and more feminine approach, blending contemporary design with traditional Nigerian style.
See the celebrities and the styles below: