Undoubtedly, FAB Magazine is Africa’s answer to the best the world can boast about in terms of lifestyle publications, it’s a confluence of all the best read lifestyle magazines like Cosmopolitan,GQ,Esquire,Hello! And OK!, just only a few months old and people can’t have enough already, the publication whose head honcho is top designer Babajide Akin-Familusi,who also runs the bespoke clothing label Exclamation,in conjunction with top fabric company VLISCO-a first class Dutch company known for hollandaise Ankara,a company that has been in existence all of 160 years old, had a beautiful show-tagged FAB NIGHT OUT,2010,exclusive.fashion.music.comedy.awards.black carpet. And the venue was THE LANDMARK VILLAGE, Victoria island. some of Nigeria's best fashion designers showcased and top Ghananian designer also showed why she is highly rated. Ohimai Atafo of MAI INSPIRED had a fabulous showing, so also JIL BOUTIQUE from Ghana, who only launched her label half a decade ago, owned by Anne Marie, she is a lawyer by training and a designer by passion, RE BAHIA is owned by a 19 year old UK based Nigerian designer, the label was launched just about a year ago, by ORIRE OMOTOLA, an art history undergraduate at the University of Manchester,her passion for fashion led her to attend, a school of fashion in MILAN, her showing that nite was very well applauded, very much as already been said about the last designer to showcase that night in the person of LANRE DA SILVA AJAYI of the LDA fame, a label that is now 5 years old , but is already a very well known Nigerian label,the label owner is a graduate of the Coventry University, where she bagged a business administration degree and also got a Master's degree in Finance at the University of Leicester.
The night's compere were the duo of comedian TEE A and top tv personality YVONNE 'VIXEN' EKWERRE, while the duo of Elenu and the ever improving Seyilaw , nearly broke everyone's bones with their well delivered jokes and on the console delivering the best of jams to the delight of the first class guests who attended in great numbers, was DJ SOSE-the top deejay with the taatooed face.
There was about 25 awards categories and the 25 winners deservedly won in the different categorie that was announced that night.
DESIGNER OF THE YEAR (WEST AFRICA)- LDA-Lanre da Silva Ajayi.
DESIGNER OF THE YEAR (SOUTH AFRICA)- David Tlale.
FASHION STYLIST OF THE YEAR- Dimeji Alara.
HAIR STYLIST OF THE YEAR- Ugochukwu Igbokwe of MAKE ME.
MOST STYLISH ARTIST OF THE YEAR (MALE)- Banky W
MOST STYLISH ARTIST OF THE YEAR (FEMALE)- Sasha Alabi
FASHION BRAND OF THE YEAR- Mai Inspired.
LIFESTYLE BRAND OF THE YEAR- Sixth Sense.
FASHION PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR- Kelechi Amadi Obi.
MOST STYLISH ACTOR OF THE YEAR- Ramsey Noauh.
MOST STYLISH ACTRESS OF THE YEAR- Genevieve Nnaji.
MODEL OF THE YEAR (MALE)-
MODEL OF THE YEAR (FEMALE)- Isio Wanogho.
FASHION WRITER OF THE YEAR- Ijeoma Udeku of BELLANAIJA
MAKE-UP ARTIST OF THE YEAR- Banke Meshida Lawal.
RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR- Sky bar.
BAR OF THE YEAR-Plays bar & grill.
CLUB OF THE YEAR- Play, Abuja.
CAR OF THE YEAR- Porsche Cayenne.
HOTEL OF THE YEAR- Lagos Oriental.
TV SHOW OF THE YEAR- TINSEL.
RADIO STATION OF THE YEAR- BeatFM.
DISC JOCKEY (D. J) OF THE YEAR- Jimmy Jatt.
ON AIR PERSONALITY OF THE YEAR- Charles B
TV PRESENTER OF THE YEAR- Adaure Achumba.