On the 5th of November, award winning afro-pop star YemiAlade and online jewellery atelier and retailer, Bland2Glam, will be launching the first ever ‘YemiAlade Collection’ at the Civic Centre in Lagos. The collection is an exclusive range of exotic costume jewellery inspired by the career and personality of YemiAlade. 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 YemiAlade. “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.
YemiAlade is an award-winning afro pop/ R&B singer, song-writer, composer, actress and entertainhyer popularly known for chart topping songs such as Johnny, Tangerine, Kissing, and a host of other hits. She is currently signed to Effyzzie Music Group, and has shared the stage with both local and International artists.
Bland 2 Glam is an onlinejewellery atelier and retailer that stocks jewellery and accessories for the fashion forward lady that loves to make a style statement with every outfit. Bland2Glam pieces are inspired by classic and modern trends that stay true to every lady’s need for style and glamour without forgoing the need for durability. The brand provides an unparalleled selection of premium quality costume jewellery via its online store bland2glam.com.ng and provides shipping worldwide.
About the Get Mented! Initiative:
The Get Mented! Initiative is 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 the opportunity to give and receive mentorship in vocational/career development, self-improvement, financial intelligence and intellectual development hence enabling them to pursue their dreams and achieve their goals.The Get Mented! Initiative seeks to boost the contribution of women to both the social and economic development of Nigeria.