Lagos Fashion Week – Pettre Taylor
Lagos Fashion Week 2023 has taken center stage as the much-anticipated in-person runway shows commenced on October 26th.
Fashion aficionados and key players in the industry united to celebrate the profound legacy of craftsmanship, which serves as the bedrock of African fashion. This was exemplified as both established and emerging designers unveiled their impeccable collections.
Pettre Taylor is a Nigerian fashion brand owned by Peter Acha. This brand specializes in crafting distinctive, practical handmade items, skillfully weaving narratives into their designs by seamlessly blending time-honored artisanal skills with contemporary techniques.
Pettre Taylor’s SS24 collection titled “Let Our Differences Bloom”, seen on day 1 of the Lagos Fashion Week incorporates hand embroidery with natural fibers, patterns, and craftsmanship techniques from different cultures.
The colour palette pulls inspiration from a multitude of sources, embracing the vivid hues of various cultures, representing joy, optimism, and the shared experience of humanity. Featuring a variety of silhouettes and draped fabrics, structured tailoring, and innovative combinations highlight the beauty of differences.