The first YardSale shopping party is scheduled to hold in Lagos on Sunday, August 21, 2016, organisers have announced.
Speaking to TLR on the event recently, Funke Babs-Kufeji, Lifestyle and Fashion Style editor for ThisDay Newspaper and founder, The Socialyte Bay LTD said The YardSale is a shopping party aimed at helping and encouraging people to shop fashion pieces for less.
The brain child of Babs-Kufeji and Elizabeth Awoliyi-Osho, CEO of SoMe Solutions, The YardSale offers a platform where buyers, not only get a real bargain for fabulous pieces, but also get a chance to make money from selling off their pre-loved items that are still in pristine condition.
The maiden edition of the YardSale tagged ‘The Celebrity Yardsale’ will take place at retail fashion store, Zazaii, 36 Balarabe Musa Cresent, off Samuel Manuwa, Victoria Island, from 12pm to 6pm.
“This edition will feature items from fashion forward and stylish celebrities such as Lanre Da Silva Ajayi , Mai Atafo , Dakore Akande, Bolanle Olakanni, Sheyi Shay, Leila Fowler, and many more. A percentage of the proceeds raised will go to Beibei Haven Fertility NGO,” explained Babs-Kufeji.
Yardsale kicks off with the celebrity edition, and will be followed by the ‘Designer Shop Edit’. Prices for pieces on sale will be range from as low as N2, 000.
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