It was born out of a need to redress the current situation in the leather industry, with the aim of unlocking the huge potential in the leather industry and to empower the upcoming entrepreneurs.
The Fair will provide an opportunity to discuss the challenges facing the industry, promote leather designers, provide training for artisans and ultimately improve the quality of finished products.
Theme: ‘Changing the Narrative’
Date: 2nd to 4th of June, 2017
Venue: Federal Palace Hotel in Victoria Island, Lagos.
The event is the first of its kind in the country and is expected to be educative, fun and interactive with exhibitions from over 50 leather goods designers, workshops, a panel discussion and masterclasses featuring both local and international speakers.the event will incorporate exhibitions, masterclasses, a panel discussion, workshops, brief catwalk presentations and a unique retail experience.
Other side attractions include exhibitions, masterclasses, a panel discussion, workshops, brief catwalk presentations and a unique retail experience.
His Highness Muhammad Sanusi II, Emir of Kano is expected as the chief guest of honour.
The Lagos Leather Fair is proudly supported by Lagos State, Bank of Industry and the Nigerian Export Promotion Council.
For more information about the fair, please visit www.thelagosleatherfair.com