Thursday 21st June, Lagos’ trendy and fabulous converged at Tommy Hilfiger’s flagship store at The Palms Mall, Lekki, for an exclusive cocktail party as Tommy Hilfiger’s Spring ’18 collection debuted in Nigeria. The bold ready-to-wear collection features pieces modeled by Formula 1 racing driver Lewis Hamilton as well as international supermodel Gigi Hadid and her siblings in top fashion capitals London & Milan.
With hors d’oeuvres provided by celebrated British-Nigerian chef, Daniel Olurin as well as lush cocktails, the guests were treated to a lavish party unlike any other. Among the illustrious guest list were new wave media & fashion giants Toolz, Beverly Naya, Timini Egbuson, Mimi Onalaja, Adebayo Oke-Lawal, Maria Okanrende amongst many more.
The Spring ‘18 collection is inspired by Tommy’s love for motorsport combined with Gigi Hadid fast-paced lifestyle. It is a daring representation of the vibrant, fashion forward culture of the young urban dweller. International lifestyle magazine, Vogue, referred to the collection a wardrobe as well as a state of mind for young people.
With a brand portfolio that includes TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS, Tommy Hilfiger is one of the world’s most recognized premium designer lifestyle groups. Its focus is designing and marketing high-quality men’s tailored clothing and sportswear, women’s collection apparel and sportswear, kidswear, denim collections, underwear (including robes, sleepwear and loungewear), footwear and accessories. Through select licensees, Tommy Hilfiger offers complementary lifestyle products such as eyewear, watches, fragrance, swimwear, socks, small leather goods, home goods and luggage. The TOMMY JEANS product line consists of jeanswear and footwear for men and women, accessories, and fragrance. Merchandise under the TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS brands is available to consumers worldwide through an extensive network of TOMMY HILFIGER and TOMMY JEANS retail stores, leading specialty and department stores, select online retailers, and at tommy.com.