Amaka Osakwe Biography
Amaka Osakwe is a 34 years old prolific Nigerian fashion designer, who became famous for being the brain behind one of Nigeria’s top clothing lines “Maki Oh.”
Amaka Osakwe born 19 July 1987 in the Eastern part of Nigeria as her name implies is from the Igbo tribe region of Nigeria.
|WIKI FACTS & ABOUT DATA|
|Full Name:||Amaka Osakwe|
|Born:||19 July 1987 (age 34 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Lagos, Nigeria|
|State Of Origin:||Imo State|
|Boyfriend • Husband:||Not Disclosed|
|Net Worth:||$1.5 million|
Educationally, Amaka Osakwe holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in fashion designing received from the prestigious Arts University in Bournemouth, England.
Amaka Osakwe dived into fashion designing in 2010 when she established a clothing line label Maki Oh. Her emblem became specifically concerned with designing women’s wear employing African strategies with special present-day construction.
Amaka founded the Maki Oh brand additionally targeted auditioning conventional Yoruba indigo-dyed textile famously referred to as “Adire” combining western silhouettes and native materials.
Maki Oh continues above physical magnificence to a surface, layered and three-dimensional stylish, encapsulating the way of thinking of maintainability, protection, quality, and sophisticated straightforwardness.
Amaka Osakwe‘s Maki Oh has appreciated a gigantic acknowledgment as the brands have been distributed in New York Times, Business Of Fashion, Elle Magazine, The Financial Times, Paper Magazine, Glamor, and a few others.
Amaka Osakwe‘s work has likewise been shown in the Museum at the Fashion Institute Of Technology, the Vitra Design Museum, and the Brighton Museum and Art Gallery which is a major boost of the authenticity of the brand Maki Oh.
Amaka Osakwe‘s designs have been worn by several figures including Michelle Obama, Alek Wek, Beyoncé, Leelee Sobieski, Rihanna, Azealia Banks, Lupita N’yong, Solange Knowles, Eru Edewor, Thandie Newton, and a few others.
Awards & Nomination
Amaka Osakwe’s Maki Oh brand has won the award for “Designer Of The Year” hosted by African Magazine “Arise”
Amaka Osakwe Net Worth
Amaka Osakwe’s being the brand Maki Oh founding mother enjoys a whooping estimated net worth of $1.5 million but she’s not yet recognized by Forbes.
Below are some of the designs made by Amaka Osakwe
You can connect with Amaka using the below medium
- Instagram: @Maki.oh
- Website: makioh.com