NIVEA X MAI ATAFO AT FASHIONS FINEST AFRICA EPIC SHOW 2018
From the desks of corporate Nigeria to the streets of Yaba and Falomo, to prestigious Savile Row. Ohimai Atafo, popularly referred to as Mai has emerged to become one of the foremost contemporary fashion designers in Africa.
Mai Atafo is not only known for his eclectic collection of bridal wears, men’s wear, suits and accessories; but also for his clientele who range from celebrities and industry leaders to top government officials. He has worked on record-breaking projects as well as with very well-known brands.
Nivea, the world’s no.1 skincare brand, is partnering with Mai Atafo in a bid to promote the best of fashion and style. This comes on the heels of the re-launch of the Invisible for Black and White product range, a deodorant specially formulated with anti-stain technology for the fashion conscious individuals, protecting your most prized apparel.
Ladies and gentlemen, please welcome, the official designer for the Nivea Black and White collection, Mai Atafo.
Mai Atafo (formerly Mai Atafo Inspired) is a fashion brand founded by Ohimai Atafo that drives on its delivery of opulence through bespoke services. The brand focuses on its high-end clothier, which creates glamorous dresses for women and well-crafted bespoke tailored suits for men.
The brand is recognized for its clean cuts and fit while maintaining a concise attention to detail. With several features in shows across the globe including the J Spring Fashion Show Paris, Glitz African Fashion Week Ghana, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Africa, Arise Magazine Fashion Week and Lagos Fashion and Design Week both in Lagos to mention a few.
In the summer of 2011, Mai Atafo announced the launch of “Weddings by Mai Atafo” now Mai Atafo Bridal Atelier, an extension of the brand’s service to deliver on all the clothing needs to achieve a dream wedding.
Mai Atafo continues to bring it clear vision of lavishness in style through luxury fashion and Atelier is in the highbrow area of Lekki in Lagos, Nigeria.
2009: Hottest New Male Designer – City people Fashion and Style
2010: Special Recognition – City people Fashion and Style
2010: Fashion Designer of the Year – Mode Men Magazine
2010: Best Dressed Man – Mode Men Magazine
2010: Fashion Brand of the Year – FAB Magazine
2010: The Redefinition Contribution to Fashion – Covenant University
2011: Top 10 Best Dressed Man – Mode Men Magazine
2011: Most Stylish Man – Vanguard Allure Magazine
2011: Top Best Dressed Men for the year – Thisday Style
2012: Designer of the Year – Glitz African Fashion Week Ghana
2012: Fashion Brand of the Year – FAB Magazine
2013: Bridal Fashion Designer of the Year – WED Magazine
2013: Nigerian Designer of the Year – Sideview Magazine
2013: Named one of the 50 best dressed under 40 – Thisday Style
2013: Named most stylish man of the year – Vanguard Allure
2013: Menswear Designer of the Year – City People Fashion and Beauty
2013: Bridal Designer of the Year – City People Fashion and Beauty
2014: Man of the Year – EbonylifeTV Sisterhood Awards
2015: Menswear Designer of the year – Lagos Fashion and Design Week
2016: Fashion Designer of the Year West Africa – Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards Uganda
2017: African Designer of the Year – Glitz Style Awards Ghana
2017: Fashion Brand CEO of the Year – La Mode Magazine Ever Green Event Awards
2017: Man of The Year – (The Man Award) Men’s Fashion Week Nigeria
2017: Lifetime Style & Fashion Icon Achievement – Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards Uganda
2018: Person of The Year (FASHION) – Glazia Magazine