The much awaited annual event, Africa Fashion Week Nigeria 2015 kicked off today, on 23rd May 2015 ushering in an impressive list of emerging and new fashion brands.

Fashion brands including Owems, On-ru Couture, Saziis, OmaEhime, MyOlaedo, Ady By Linda, African Things, Eminence 1129, Colours of C.U.E, Qozie Wears, Mbana house of styles, Hse of Panbal.

Alabi Couture & Ruth 1470, De Laurels Outfit, Hemera, Souza, Buchiver, Anuba Couture, Zeeno Dee, Morin O, Grazee Stitches, Bisola Daramola, Adaora's and more showcased their best designs to fashion lovers.

Notable trend on the runway included crop tops, thigh high slits, delicate cut outs, frills, tassels, sequin, sheer and more. The upcoming brands showcased breathtaking designs.

See gallery random photos from Day 1.