men's and women's apparel, shoes, accessories, jewellery from across the planet, in addition to furnishings and art works. store founder reni folawiyo knows a thing or two about luxury, and has selected all items from an interesting and distinctly african fashion perspective. think marni, maki oh, dries van noten, duro olowu, nicholas kirkwood, atelier vlisco etc.
nigeria's upper crust.
the store is a custom-built structure by starchitect david adjaye and features an interior designed by belgian practice zoom architecture. being a concept store with retail, gallery and café sections, it's divided into separate lofty spaces, some spectacularly terraced and with sleek contemporary decorations.
>> lagos 3000 <<
12a akin olugbade street, victoria island, lagos
+234 703 4119862
9 may 2015
home to an increasing number of big spenders, lagos has seen the rise of a new retail infrastructure that keeps pace with their discerning cravings. the very pinnacle of this trend is alára, a concept store extraordinaire the entire dark continent has never before seen [05.2015].