Hey beautiful people, so we missed out on our man crush Monday for this week, buh hey! It’s woman crush Wednesday and we can’t afford to miss that also. This week, we decided to go away from the music and movie industry, we moved into the fashion industry where we got our woman crush inspiration for this week. If you recall vividly, we reported a wedding some weeks back, it was the wedding of our woman crush for this week, if you missed it, click Here to check it out
She is a Nigerian fashionista, an entrepreneur and one of the very best and top fashion designers in Nigeria, the beautiful and ever talented lady, Olakunbi Oyelese. Olakunbi is the founder and creative director of April by Kunbi, a leading Nigerian fashion brand. Olakunbi launched her fashion house in April 2010 after she graduated from New York Fashion Institute of Technology, isn’t it obvious where she got her label name from? Lol!.
April By Kunbi, as a fashion label specializes in both custom made and ready to wear apparel, jewelry and accessories for women of great fashion sense. April By Kunbi’s designs are always new, fresh and colourful. Six years down the line, with an already grown ready to wear and custom made fashion items, April By Kunbi has become a one stop source and a lifestyle brand for everything. She designs wedding gowns, bridesmaid dresses, sleepwear, casual wear, footwear, accessories and lingerie. Ahhhh! Did I forget to mention that she made the beautiful weeding dress she wore on her wedding? Yes! You will get to see all that in a bit.
Just so you know how good our #wcw is, she has designed beautiful dresses for a lot of Nigerian and international female stars, from Genevieve Nnaji, Agbani Darego, Mo Cheddah, Tiwa Savage and a whole lot of others. The epic little dress she designed for Mo Cheddah which she wore at the MAMAs awards got great reviews and gave Kunbi a great boost.
Here are pictures of our #WCW wearing her own designs and designs she made for other celebrities, scroll down and check them out.
what do you think about our woman crush inspiration for this week? Which of her designs do you like? Share your thoughts with us in the comment box below
Photo credit: www.aprilbykunbi.com