They test masculinity and celebrate indigenous African prints in new ways.
These crop of designers are ones to look out for at the Lagos Fashion and Design Week starting October 25 to 28.
Since it was established in 2011, the Lagos fashion and design week has become the most important fashion event in Africa, shining a spotlight on local designers.
Of the 49 designers showing this year, CNN spotlights ten designers who will be unveiling their Spring Summer collections.
Caterina Bortolussi and Francesca Rosset's Nigerian based brand will be showing at this year's show. The brand, which launched in December 2010 reflects "the vibrant colours and traditions of Africa" Bortolussi told CNN in 2011.
The designers' SS17 collection featured sporty styles and prints.
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