On the 5th of November, award winning afro-pop star Yemi Alade and online jewellery atelier and retailer, Bland2Glam, will be launching the first ever ‘Yemi Alade Collection’ at the Civic Centre in Lagos. The collection is an exclusive range of exotic costume jewellery inspired by the career and personality of Yemi Alade. This was announced at a press briefing which took place at the Plosh Lounge in Gbagada Lagos on the 5th of October, 2015.
“This is a very personal project for me,” explained Yemi Alade. “It has been a long year of planning with Bland2Glam and I am very excited that finally we are ready to unveil all the love, innovation and hardwork that went into every single one of these pieces,” she added.
Also to be launched on the same platform is the ‘Get Mented’ initiative: An innovative mentorship network for girls and women across Nigeria which aims to provide a platform via which girls and women across Nigeria are given theopportunity to give and receive mentorship in vocational/career development, self-improvement, financial intelligence and intellectual development.