VLISCO STARTS TAILORING MASTERCLASS NIGERIA

VLISCO STARTS TAILORING MASTERCLASS NIGERIA Vlisco Group and Kinabuti Fashion Initiative unite forces by offering a specialized tailoring master class training to local women who desire to take their passion to the next level of international standard. On the 22nd of September 2014, 15 motivated and talented tailors started a masterclass at Kinabuti’s premises in Lagos. The aim of the training is to acquire high level tailoring skills and education in business administration. The training will run for 4 months. At the end of the training in December the best students will be retained and offered to work with Vlisco
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A MOMENT WITH… FASHION DESIGNER LANRE DA SILVA

A MOMENT WITH… FASHION DESIGNER LANRE DA SILVA Famous in Nigeria and beyond, Lanre’s style is rich in femininity, using a multitude of embellishments – the perfect match for this season’s ‘Splendeur’ concept. We spoke with her in Lagos about her brand, her future dreams and this collaboration with us. By way of introduction my full name is Lanre Da Silva Ajayi and I live in Lagos, Nigeria. I’ve been a Nigerian fashion designer for over nine years and I love every minute. My passion for the industry is my major driving force, which stirs me to work hard all
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10 FACTS ABOUT VLISCO

  1)    VLISCO GROUP VLISCO IS PART OF THE VLISCO GROUP WHICH CONSISTS OF FOUR FASHION TEXTILE BRANDS THAT ESTABLISHED THE WORLD OF AFRICAN PRINT: VLISCO, WOODIN, UNIWAX AND GTP. VLISCO IS THE PREMIUM BRAND IN THE PORTFOLIO. Vlisco is a premium, textile brand primarily used for occasion wear. Woodin is the fast-fashion, textile and Ready to Wear brand. Uniwax is a contemporary textile brand for everyday use and GTP, with four fabric labels, addresses different fashion purposes e.g. contemporary styles, daily wear, uniforms and private label.   2) ORIGINAL DESIGN VLISCO HAS A TRULY UNIQUE DESIGN LANGUAGE AND ALL
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VLISCO NIGERIA LAUNCHES NEW DESIGNS

Vlisco Nigeria launched their new design and pattern for the first quarter of the year at Civic centre on the 3rd of March,2013. LKA Fabrics had the singular honor of exhibiting their fabrics at the event. The Vlisco launch was a runway affair with different designers showcasing their creative skills, the quests had a good view of all the fabrics in the before state just at the entrance of the hall for the show. Then they went in and saw the possibilities that existed with the various ankara fabrics that were tastefully made. The models strutted to the beat of
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MISS NIGERIA 2011

VLISCO SUPPORTS MISS NIGERIA 2011 Vlisco is one of the official sponsors of this year’s Miss Nigeria Pageant. During the airing of the reality show on 11 November, Vlisco will be surprising the contestants with a styling workshop. And, during the finals show on 18 November, the finalists will shine in Vlisco evening gowns made with fabrics from the new ‘Delicate Shades’ collection. Vlisco has decided to work together with the Miss Nigeria Pageant because it wants to give young female talents the chance of a good future. For years, Miss Nigeria has been an established name and offers an
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MMKA EXHIBITION: SIX YARDS GUARANTEED DUTCH DESIGN

29 JANUARY — 6 MAY 2012 As early as 1846 Vlisco served the West and Central African market with Dutch Wax textiles. From 29 January through 6 May, 2012, the Museum voor Moderne Kunst Arnhem will present Six Yards Guaranteed Dutch Design, an exhibition about how Vlisco’s Dutch textiles became a part of various West African cultures and found their way into international fashion, the visual arts, and photography. The exhibition Six Yards is a tribute to Vlisco textiles: over a hundred years old, born in Indonesia, designed in the Netherlands, loved in Africa, and desired in the West. These
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LKA Fabrics Launch

On Sunday the 25th of November 2012, LKA Fabrics opened the doors to its flagship store exclusively styled by, Vlisco at 16 Ajao Street, Off Adeniyi Jones, Ikeja, Lagos. The store which deals exclusively in premium and luxury VLISCO designs including metallic and non-metallic pieces from its Woodin range was opened in grand style.
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