Rhema, Kunbi, Walter Drenth, Team Meddlelane, Mai Atafo, Nnena and Kelechi Amadi
On Saturday, 25 July, the beautiful Grand Ball Room of Oriental Hotel, Lagos witnessed an unusual convergence of the most fashionable personalities in Nigeria to experience the glitz and glamour of the grand finale of Season Two of Fayrouz L’Original Expression Show.
During the night, Team Meddlelane emerged winners of the 2015 edition competition and walked home with the grand prize of N4 million.
According to the L’Original jury consisting of ace photographer, Kelechi Amadi-Obi, make up expert, Rhema Akabuogu of House of Tara and creative fashion designers, Mai Atafo and Kunbi Oyelese, the choice of Team Meddlelane as winners of the competition was in recognition of their display of originality, creativity and confidence as displayed in the “Enchanted” theme, which was evident in their creation.
“Success in the fashion world is based on how creative you can be and this is the yardstick with which we have been judging the competition from inception. Not just that, the confidence in which you defend your creativity also matters. We have found all of these in Team Meddlelane which is why they are winners of the competition,” Mai Atafo explained after the show.
Team Hai, who came second, also received the sum of N1.5 million, while both teams also went home with MacBook laptops as well as cameras for each photographer.
Along with the grand cash prize, Team Meddlelane will also enjoy fashion opportunities including an automatic entry to showcase their designs at the Lagos International Design Fashion Week just like winners of the maiden edition, Team Elan who are currently doing exploits in their chosen careers.
Nnenna Ifebigh-Hemeson, Senior Brand Manager, Fayrouz, while speaking shortly after the event, expressed her confidence in the judge’s decision and in the ability of the winning team to …Read More
Source:: PM Newspaper