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Here Are 5 Sustainable Nigerian Fashion Brands | The culture keeper

Over the past decade, several improvements have been made to the Nigerian fashion industry, drawing international attention to the huge potential. Today, there are more Nigerian fashion brands than ever, with distinct pieces that stand out from the crowd. As with all things Nigerian, much of our fashion is heavily influenced by our culture, from locally made fabrics to garments inspired by traditional Nigerian shops.

A key element that stands out for many Nigerian fashion brands is sustainability, as many Nigerian designers consciously focus on building ethical and eco-friendly businesses. The increase in the availability of fashion brands in Nigeria has provided a variety of options for customers and created more job opportunities.

We have compiled a list of five made in Nigeria fashion brands that prioritize sustainability.

Ayora shop

Shop Ayora is a Nigerian manufacturing, bespoke and ready-to-wear brand located in Lagos, Nigeria. The majority of their clothing is made from adire fabrics and the Ayora brand is focused on reducing their carbon footprint by providing durable fashion pieces that can stand the test of time.

Peridot

Peridot is a minimalist ready-to-wear brand made in Nigeria. Their pieces feature distinct prints and patterns while incorporating traditional Nigerian motifs such as kaftans and Ankara fabrics. Peridot favors timeless high-end pieces created for the elegant woman.

Melia by Jade

Melia By Jade is a clothing brand that creates women’s ready-to-wear in Adire, batik, tie-dye and Kampala. The brand incorporates old vintage art into contemporary fashion pieces for the modern woman.

Nyossi

Nyosi is a Nigerian fashion brand based in Lagos concerned with aesthetically complementing the everyday woman. The brand works with a range of materials including tie-dye to create wearable, casual and stylish pieces.

Anfani

Anfani is a contemporary unisex clothing brand produced with love from Lagos. The brand offers modern clothing and accessories made with tie-dye fabric and Adire/batik.