In today’s episode, we have Adenike Ogunlesi the Founder of “Ruff ‘n’ Tumble. She is a leading designer, manufacturer and retailer for children’s clothing. She founded Ruff ’n’ Tumble in 1996 and the company has scaled to about 15 stores with over 150 employees across the country.
Interviewing her on set is Oyin Lewis, the Founder and Creative Designer of Purple Lagos, a highly sought after fashion design brand that specializes in making custom made wedding dresses and glamorous occasion wear.
Join us as we listen to their Journey on Entrepreneurship in the Fashion Industry.
Founder & CEO of Ruff ‘n’ Tumble
Sector: Fashion; Children’s Clothing Brand
Quote: “There is nothing like a woman who knows and loves herself”
Adenike ‘Nike’ Ogunlesi Ruff ‘n’ Tumble leading designer, manufacturer and retailer of designer children’s clothing in Nigeria. Nike started out modestly in 1996 selling the clothes she made from the boot of her car and in bazaars. Today, Ruff ‘n’ Tumble is an instantly recognizable brand in Nigeria and has a reputation for being one of the top manufacturers of children’s clothing throughout West Africa. Ruff ‘n’ Tumble successfully caters to the unique fashion sense of today’s youngsters, from new born to age 16, happily mixing indigenous lifestyle trends with an international appeal.
Founder & CEO Purple Place Lagos
Sector: Fashion; Bridal Dresses and Bespoke wears
Quote: “I want to be the Bride’s Best friend“
Oyin Lewis is the founder and Creative Director of Purple Lagos, a highly sought after fashion design brand which specializes in bespoke wedding dresses, and glamorous occasion-wear.
Source: Oyin Lewis