It was pomp and pageantry during the 2012 Needlekraft Fashion Show as celebrities took turns to showcase the latest collections of fashion items, each in his or her peculiar swag. Before the show proper there was Red Carpet reception interviews by Sound City TV Crew led by Adams. Check out evergreen Patrick Doyle, swagalicious Dj Jimmy Jatt, Fine man Emeka Ossai, tourch bearer Zaky Aze and host of others display glamour on the Red Carpet comparable to the Oscars.
Another high point was the presentation of awards, where several personalities were given the Needlekraft Fashion Icon Awards for their contributions to the growth and development of the fashion industry. Amongst the recipients were Chief Mrs. Opral Benson, Hajia Abba Folawiyo and Paul Obazele who all came live to receive their awards.
Hilarious jokes and jabs was rendered by Okey Bakasi and Mandy that threw many people off their sits with laughter. The star hosts for the event, the duo of BBA Uti Nwachukwu and Ashionye had excellent chemistry as their unique style of presentation brought another innovation to duo compere.
The partnership support for the event was overwhelming as Dj Jimmy Jatt personally handled the music, K-square provided security, Charvet Group makers of powerhorse and Kiss mix provided drinks, SLOT provided IPads and Blackberry phones for the raffle draw, make up was handled by House of Tara, Divine Look, Divine Look, Omoge Adumaradan and Sandra makeover. Laredo provided small chops and refreshments, Paul Obazele for video coverage and production, Royal Damask handled decorations, Owntel, the GSM Land Phone Company provided communication support.
All in all, the event was a huge success and according to the CEO of Needlekraft- Tese Onokala, the organizers of the beginning, the next editions will be more explosive.