Creative Director – The Adirelounge – Nigeria
Cynthia ASIJE is a multi-award winning textile designer at The Adirelounge, a hand dyed Textile Company that trains women in rural communities and create job opportunities for them.She has a Certificate in Entrepreneurship from EDC Lagos, and a Non Profit Leadership certificate from Lagos Business School.She was on the Ynaija Power list 2018 for Fashion and Style and 100 Africa’s Next Start up by IFC-World Bank Group 2018.
The Adirelounge is a hand dyed textile company that creates unique designs on non-conventional fabrics like chiffon, tshirts, scarves and silk. We also train rural women, widows, vulnerable and out of school youth in this Adire skill. Thereby preserving culture and traditions, rich heritage and the textile making skills of Nigeria.