Two Nigerians, Lisa and Reni Folawiyo makes BOF top 500 Global Fashion Influencers

Nigerian based fashion designer, Lisa Folawiyo and the Chief-Executive Founder of lifestyle boutique, Alara Reni Folawiyo have joined the Business of Fashion (BoF) revered list of global fashion influencers.

Lisa & Reni Folawiyo join two other Nigerians, Omoyemi Akerele who owns Style House Files and Lagos Fashion & Design Week initiative Tayo and Ayo Amusan who joined the list in 2014 & 2013.


The fashion experts join famous names from around the world including Amal Clooney, Bruno Pavlovsky of Chanel, Caitlyn Jenner and more who made the list.

The excited designer took to her Instagram page to share intimate photos from the exclusive dinner with the new members of the BoF.

The BoF 500 list is a professional index of the people shaping the global fashion industry, based on hundreds of nominations received from current members of the BoF 500, data analysis and months of research to unearth names from all corners of the globe, choosing people who have impacted their fashion world across countries.


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