Russell Solomon is an urban Nigerian menswear that mixes street, urban and formal wear sensibilities to come up with its interpretation of a contemporary menswear staples. It’s a luxury brand by menswear stylist turned designer – Gabriel Solomon.
Russell Solomon’s AFLOAT 20-20 - An acronym for "African Force Lifting Off and Thriving" was created to inspire and encourage young creatives with a message that says it’s okay to feel burnout and pressure. Gabriel’s creative process through this collection was influenced by his experience in dressing Nigerian pop-culture royalties such as Don Jazzy, Banky W and inspirational rapper Jesse Jagz.
Accents of traditional Nigerian tie-dye fabrics are used across his collections, re-worked coats, onesies and trenches are hard to miss.
Russell Solomon continues to opt for sustainable approach to designing the garment of the future immersed in the idea of self-awareness, untainted creativity and superior craftsmanship.