The Nigerian based international, mufti award winning Modela Couture was established in 2004 on winning NFS Nigeria best designer of the year, 2004 on 1st attempt, this marks the beginning of unlimited creation, discovery of the fashion business, good things to come, grandeur with a lot of hard work and dedication. Today,Modela Couture has become a benchmark for a lot of upcoming couture fashion designers. The brand is Recognized / Renowned for producing top quality avant garde /couture /ceremonial outfits for international beauty queens, musical artists, musical videos, movie costumes, glam red carpets dresses, fabulous wedding apparels and costumes in general. With over 35awards, still counting, Modela couture has continuously produced themed annual collections since 2004, and the collections has been applauded as “out of these world collection” ” Wearable art pieces…”
Multi-talented and highly creative, Joseph Adebayo Adegbe is the CEO and creative head ofModela couture, a graduate of sciences (botany /microbiology from Lagos State University Ojo (LASU). A model cum model instructor , model agent / model manager , Model Scout , highly skilled Make-up artist , Beauty pageant contest and fashion show producer / coordinator, Fashion show Choreographer. Costume fashion designer of repute, his work has been reviewed in most reputable local and international magazines , tv programmes and Showcased in Several International events and cities which includes : France (Paris) , Israel , Washington DC , Texas (USA) Pakistan (Karachi) , London , Libreville (Garbon ), Nairobi (Kenya ), Johannesburg (south Africa) ,Monrovia (Liberia) , Accra (Ghana ) , Cotonou (Benin), Yaounde and Douala (Cameroun), Dubai , Abidjan (Coted’ivoire), Lome (Togo) , Niameh (Niger), Burkina (Burkina Faso ) , Bujumbura (Burundi ), Kigali (Rwanda ), etc. In 2011, Mr. Joseph Adebayo Adegbe with other notable designers was awarded Ambassador of Fashion for his commitment in the growth of Fashion in Africa, Won 2nd prize at FIMA – African Designer of the Year 2005, winning cash prize and a 3months internship in Paris sponsored by ministry of culture France (ministere de culture et etrangers ).