NU MI Design House, the new integrated brand from Creative Director and Founder Tanwa Newbold, officially launched a uniquely curated exhibition held at the Oando Wings Event Space – Wings Office Complex in Victoria Island, Lagos.
The launch was the epitome of style and good taste showcasing the finest in home ware, interiors and bedding furniture. The launch, which took place over the weekend, attracted some of Nigeria’s foremost businessmen and women who turned up to admire the uniquely curated installations.
NU MI Design House was founded in 2006 by Mrs Tanwa Newbold, an investment banker turned interior designer. NU MI Design House’s signature design work would typically marry a classic theme with a dash of a contemporary edge. The joy in the work is transforming interiors, tastefully crafting and handpicking home accessories creating a seamless journey from concept through to completion. Her offerings include bespoke luxury designs tailored to meet the varying tastes of her discerning clients, hotels, restaurants, event companies and the elite’ class.
With a treat of some wine and hors d’oeurvres , the guests enjoyed beautiful interiors ranging from exotic living room sofas, beddings, dining table sets, bespoke cookery, bed linen and top of the range homeware accessories.
Speaking with the founder of NU MI Design House, Mrs Tanwa Newbold, who mentioned she wants to be the “go to” for all homeware and interior designs in Nigeria and would stop at nothing to give her clients the best service on par with any service they would get abroad.
Tanwa further said: “Whether you are looking for the luxury of a world renowned furniture producer, the highest quality local design and production or African inspired homeware, NU MI is designed to ensure that you have the perfect interior solution to suit your own unique tastes. We combine contemporary interior design, with the ability to produce or procure unique pieces, specifically designed to suit your vision. We believe that in a world where choice and flexibility is increasingly important to consumers, we are able to offer service that maximizes your ability to achieve your vision, whether you want to source locally, or internationally. “
The centrepiece of the launch was the introduction of a new range of luxury crockery and bedding, the first in a series of products as NU MI seeks to establish a range of its own brand homeware products.
The luxury crockery, features two new designs in a 32 piece set, designed to be a dinner setting for six. The range includes:
• Amina, incorporating a classic Nigerian theme and;
• 24 Carat Gold, incorporating a contemporary splash of pure gold
The luxury bedding, designed by NU MI on 200 thread count Egyptian Cotton, includes pillow cases, flat sheets, under sheets and duvet covers as well goose down pillows and duvets. Customers can incorporate their own design options for a minimum order of 50 sets.
The event was supported by Oando PLC, at their recently launched Wings Event Space and La Connaisseur, the exclusive concept store for wine lovers.
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About NU MI Design House
NUMI is an integrated interior design, procurement, furniture manufacturer and homeware product designer run and owned by interior design Tanwa Newbold. The company provides a range of corporate and individual clients with project based interior design services, supplemented by the ability to produce or procure unique furniture and homeware to suit the individual tastes of our clientele. For more information visit www.numidesignhouse.com
Oando PLC is Africa’s leading indigenous energy solutions provider, listed on both the Nigerian and Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) and a co-sponsor of the NU MI Design House launch event.
Oando is an active supporter of the Governments efforts to grow the Country’s economy through less dependence on oil for its Gross Domestic Product (GDP). To this end, the Company champions entrepreneurship in Nigeria via the sponsorship of projects and events with the aim of creating a pedestal for companies with core Intellectual Properties (IPs) and products to emerge out of Africa. In furtherance of the Company’s social responsibility, the Oando Foundation’sAdopt-a-School Initiative is enabling the Company make significant strides in reducing the number of out of school children in Nigeria, by providing quality primary education in public schools for the less privileged. In its host communities, Oando has championed human capital and infrastructural development such as the provision of agro-storage facilities, vocational skills education to boost self-sustenance, entrepreneurship and growth in these communities.
Oandos support of entrepreneurship and development of the youth through education is grounded in their belief that as a people we have the brainpower and experience to develop and execute the roadmap that will transform the continent.
About La Connaisseur
La Connaisseur is an exclusive concept store that has evolved out of decades of expert understanding of the wine culture in Nigeria. We offer a select range of world-renowned premium wines and spirits from across the globe and exquisite Riedel wine glasses and decorated crystal.http://leconnaisseur.website/
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