“Behind a successful family Enterprise , certainly there is a trace of an ideological contribution from an experienced family member”.
Recalling 15th century in Africa, 60% of Africans already acknowledged the values of organic African textiles, but they probably lacked how colourful it was followed by incapability to Market their craft to the world. Early fashionist in Africa were focused on linen, 100% cottons, as time goes on, they realised the imporatance and higher demands of the African organic fabrics. On this Fashion topic, PJ fashion show is about to expatiate and digress a legendary and historical family of fashionists , from Nigeria.
Fashion designers in Ireland will be incomplete without including names of veterans , with the likes of AC SHALOM Fashion ventures, situated in Lucan- Dublin (Ireland) , founded by a monarch affliated personality “Chief Anthony Okafor” in conjuction with his wife “Lòlò Chika Augusta Okafor” popularly known by her monarch title” Lòlò” in Dublin-Ireland. One of most celebrated acclaimed Fashion designers, tailoring company with only dedicated workers, comprising sales personnels to serve over 90 percent of the handmades produced by the company to African fabric consumers, both in customized custumes for special events in Europe and Africa. Lòlò grew up to see her biological mother seriously dedicating her time in custumizing fabrics for big events, either by hand or with Singer machines, no doubt, her family became prominent in Nigeria based on their Fashion creativities. The emerged of Lòlò Chika Augusta into Fashion model and stylist industry wasn’t an impromptu professionalism, herself and husband previously paid their dues, studying tecnics to a well structured business plan, that catapulted the family’s enterprise to stardom. Its crystal clear that AC SHALOM Fashion ventures was an inherited ideology of Lòlò’s mother, popularly known for her fashion designing nationwide and international. The living veteran Fashionist still booming at Onitsha in Nigeria. The AC Shalom Fashion ventures is also stationed at Onitsha and in Lekki, branded by the name (AUSKNEK FASHION BOUTIQUE COLLECTIONS LEKKI LAGOS NIGERIA). Thanks to Lòlò Chika Augusta, who previously studied industrial design at ABU Zaria and today specialised in Textiles.