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Welcome to Nigeria's Next Top Designer

Nigeria’s Next Top Designer (NNTD) is an initiative of Africa Fashion Week Nigeria.

The growing of fad and attraction for African inspired designs globally and the level of creativity displayed by Nigerian designers at Africa Fashion Week in London, provided ample inspiration for the emergence of Nigeria’s Next Top Designer.

NNTD is a designers competition aimed at promoting African inspired designs from Nigeria and fostering the promotion and development of aspiring Nigerian designers on the world stage.

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Participants should have originality and flair for fashion.

  • Applicants must have the skill to create their own pieces.
  • Applicants must understand the trends of modern fashion.
  • Applicants must have the ability to translate ethnic to western culture.
  • Applicants must have the ability to research and Source for required materials.
  • Applicants must be able to show their source of inspiration.
  • Applicants must be able to do a summary of how they see their business moving forward in the next two years (two year feasibility projection).

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