BBC Profiles Lisa Folawiyo Owner of Jewel by Lisa

“She is the founder and creative director of Jewel by Lisa, a brand that specialises in Ankara textiles, the vibrant wax-resist dyed fabrics characteristic of West Africa and widely used across the continent. These clothes, originally based on traditional Indonesian batik and formerly known as Dutch wax, have been popular[…]

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Jewel by Lisa Releases 1st Ever Fashion Film Video!

When Obsidian Control launched the first ever Nigerian fashion film video back in May of this year, LadybrilleNigeria.com predicted and said, “watch, everyone will start making short fashion film videos, but we are sooooo not complaining! The more, the better.” Four months later, designer Lisa Folawiyo follows suit with her[…]

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LDA, Jewel by Lisa, Zebra Living, Zizi Cardow, Ituen Basi Nominees 2010 ELOY Awards

Fashion designers Lanre Da Silva Ajayi/LDA, Ugoma Ebilah-Adegoke/Zebra Living, Lisa Folawiyo/Jewel by Lisa, Zizi Cardow and Ituen Bassey/Ituen Basi have all been nominated for the 2010 ELOY Awards. The ELOY Awards produced by Exquisite magazine honors individuals and brands that deliver on their promise through service delivery, integrity, commitment, innovation,[…]

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