What is an award show without mesmerizing, over the top, fashion extravaganza? Hopefully we’d never know. African celebrities from all over the continent shut down Lagos yesterday for the AMVCA 2022 and we can tell you for free that the red carpet was all we hoped it would be. Even better, we are sharing what we saw on the red carpet. From the best dress winners (male and female categories) to the best dressed nominees and some other notable fashion mentions, you’re going to love this list.
AMVCA 2022 ultimate best dressed! Who wore what?
Idia Aisen is a vision in this purple dress by Anjy Luminee Couture for the AMVCAs.
Showed up and showed out in an Igbo traditional attire, complete with a red cap and native hand fan.
Lady in RED! Nengi knows how to give everything that is expected of her to give. We’re here for this gorgeous dress by Xtra Bride Lagos
The best dressed male at the AMVCAs, Dénola Grey in a 3 piece burgundy satin tux by ATAFO?
Glazia 2021 cover girl, Alex Unusual in Idion Nupo for the AMVCAs
Big bow, open back, Rapunzel-long hair and a beautiful smile, Lala Akindoju was ready for fashion fun in this Ann Cranberry look.
We’re green with envy seeing Neo in this flawless two-piece suit by Ima Manell.
Queen T has entered the chat! Tacha is sitting pretty in this silver number from Xtra Bride Lagos.
Osas Ighodaro won it all last night: Best Actress in a Drama, and best dressed female at the AMVCA. She wore a custom dress by VeeKee James.
Hair, makeup, dress, poise; Erica Nlewedim in Ślubne Atelier, equals a total shutdown…
Alexx Ekubo in a white Deji and Kola tuxedo, styled by Swanky Jerry
Glazia 2021 cover star Timini pulls off the ultimate drip stunt in a ravishing custom Sevon Dejana royal purple crystal embellished jacket and pleated pants.
Winner of the Best Supporting Actress in a Movie/TV Series category, Omowunmi dazzled in a yellow dress by SOMO.
Actress Bimbo Ademoye in a custom red number by SOMO.
Nana Akua Addo
Fashionista extraordinaire, Nana Akua Addo is a marvel in a creative dress by Cary Santiago.
Tope Tedela in Taryor Gabriels.
Oh the sparkles on Dorathy Bachor
When simplicity meets elegance, you get Chioma Akpotha in a grey number by Becca Needles and Stitches.
Mrs W didn’t come to play! Adesua stunned in a custom sequin dress by Matopeda Atelier
Dapper as ever, the one and only Deyemi Okanlawon styled by Bimbo Shafau.
Catch up on the full list of last night’s awardees here.
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