Pulse Events The #ManItUp edition of Accra Men’s Fashion Week 2017 held

This year’s event which was hashtagged #ManItUp hosted some of the finest and creative men’s wear designers Africa has ever birthed.

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The much anticipated Accra Men’s Fashion Week which has become an annual event marked on the calendar of fashion enthusiasts took place on the 25th of May 2 017 at the Lifestyle Gallery located on the Spintex Road, a suburb in Accra- Ghana.

This year’s event which was hashtagged #ManItUp hosted some of the finest and creative men’s wear designers Africa has ever birthed.

The runway saw designers from Ghana, Gambia, Ivory Coast, and Togo amongst others who exhibited the latest works from their collections which undoubtedly depicted the diversity and beauty of culture and gave fashion enthusiasts memories they will cherish for a very long time and as well as give fashion critics topics to talk about and dissect for a very long time.

Some top notch designers who participated were; F2K, Zango, Eketino, Yaw Bako Clothing, Ethnik Mode, Bushai Weave Collection, Larry Jay Couture, Wanted collection, Marie Val Hagan, Nicoline Gh, Paja  among others had their creations strutted in on the runway by over forty male models from across the continent.

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Some of the designers whose creations and hard work couldn’t go unnoticed were Larry Jay Couture who was awarded ‘Discovery designer’, Yaw Bako Clothing was adjudged ‘Emerging designer’, and Carlos Desalles from Ivory Coast was named ‘Established designer’ at the Accra Men’s Fashion Week 2017 event.

A few of the models for the night who did spectacularly well were recognized as well. ‘The discovery model’ went to David Nii Otoo Lartey. ‘The emerging model’ went to Uthman Bangura While ‘The honorary model’ went to Prince IB who also doubled as the show choreographer.

The Masters of Ceremony at the event was Ghana’s fast rising talent Daniel Adapoe and Viennty of Tmgtvofficial fame. The event was organized by Fame Model Management and supported by Delay Mackerel and Sardine, The Lifestyle Gallery Africa, Fashiongh, Aloette Africa, AuntiOboshie, E’april PR, , Debonair Afrik, Trendsnblends, Manuel Imagery, TM management, Quentin Models, Fusion House multimedia, RytConcept Multimedia, Thepharmily,  Vine Imagery, Dols Media, Kuva photography.

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