Lokko House

Accra's First & No.1 Urban Concept Store

Lokkofied | a house party

LOKKO HOUSE 1O YEAR ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

We are proud to announce that we have made it to the 10 year mark! During this decade, we have been able to provide products, services and experiences as well as play a central part in the creative community that has been growing here in Ghana.
We would like to acknowledge your love and support during the years and we have put together the most amazing experience to say the biggest thank you to each and every one of you.

 

CALENDAR & EVENT OPERATING HOURS

19th December 2018 – Est.2008 | an art exhibition. 6pm, The Container Accra
22nd December 2018 – Lokkofied | a house party. 10am to 10pm. Lokko House
22nd December 2018 – TWC + Friends | Rave. 10pm. The Warehouse, Lokko House 


DETAILS

Est.2008 | an art exhibition. 6pm, The Container Accra
The first event on the calendar will be hosted at The Container, Front/Back, Osu. This is an art exhibition aimed at taking viewers through the journey from 2008 till date expressed through visual and sonic means. This is a one day event through to midnight that is 20th December (our actual birthday!).
Come and pop one with us!

Lokkofied | a house party. 10am to 8pm. Lokko House
Next on the list we have our very own house party on December 22nd through to December 23rd, 2018 at the Lokko House premises, Osu. This will be the main event featuring a Lokko Food Court, Lokko Market, Lokko Live Music, Lokko Workshops, Lokko Sports & Games and Lokko Entertainment for the entire family. Activities start in the morning at 10:00am and ends with the TWC + Friends Rave through the night.

Lokko Food Court
You’re going to eat! and eat well! As for that one you already know. There will be italian food, sandwiches, grills, khebabs, and the usual ghanaian delights. List of specific vendors will go up on our fb events page.

Lokko Workshops
Beading Workshop with Muggs Jewellery
Tie and Dye workshop with Coazy57
Pottery for Kids with Happy

Lokko Market
Lokko House has always felt very strongly about promoting and showcasing the best of local creativity. We’ve always looked out for the fresh and cutting edge, those that see things in their own way, making waves and daring change. We like to let you meet them too. To have a first-hand experience of what they’re about. That’s the Lokko Market. Vendors will be grouped into 3 batches; MORNING, AFTERNOON AND EVENING. There will be 10 tables per slot so a total of 30 vendors during the course of the day. You can always catch the rest in the shop!

 

 

TWC + Friends | Rave. 10pm. The Warehouse, Lokko House
An underground rave party hosted by the weirdos.

Welcome to The Void

It’s 2008 and Accra was a very different city.
Take a moment to think of all the things we didn’t have back then.
Remember a time when everything was just an idea
and our creative minds were still asking themselves
what
was
possible.

 

Follow this exhibition for the next 10 days.
It is a mixed media experience that combines the use of space, sound and video
to jog your memory and take you back to, and through,
2008 – the year we opened
right up to today,
10 years later in 2018.

The final reveal of the entire exhibition will be an installation on the

19th of December, 2018 at The Container Accra.
Drinks and bites after at Front/Back.

Welcome to our past,
see you in our future.

there’s some audio gems
in our soundcloud playlist here
for an even more intense experience.
close your eyes,
headphones in,
ready, set…
time travel!

 

ok ok we get it.
you need visuals…
here goes…

The Lokko Rebrand

We plan on celebrating in style for the rest of the year with you. Kicking-off the ‘We are 10’ celebrations is the exciting rebrand of Lokko’08 to Lokko House which we celebrated with our family of suppliers… psst, pictures here.

The new name intends to refresh the Lokko brand and its values; encapsulating our bigger, better and bolder goals for the coming year.

As part of a more holistic update to our brand, we will also be creating a new website, installing new signage at our shop (so you won’t want to beat us up anymore!) and updating our communications – including a fancy fresh newsletter format to come.

Next month, you’ll see a range of additions including a blog post link, promotions and sales, new product arrivals and any new brands joining the Lokko family.

What does the re-branding mean?

We’re putting some order to the past 10 years and creating some clarity for you. Lokko House is now the name of the parent company to four sub-brands you’re already familiar with. For those who are new, this is a great way to begin your journey with us. Check out each of them below.

 

The Lokko House Store

Formerly known as Lokko’08, this is the first and number one Urban Concept Store in Accra. Woven into the fabric of Accra since 2008, Lokko House has become a pilgrimage site for West African fashion and urban culture – and has reinvented the meaning of retail in Ghana since its existence.
Coming up, we’ve got a host of surprises for you, making our store the place to shop and chill.

Want to know more? Just follow us here and you’ll always be in the loop.
website | facebook | twitter | instagram | youtube |pinterest | tumblr | google+

 

 

Elle Lokko | tropics & modern |

Accra’s first Women’s Concept Store, Elle Lokko is a truly ‘Tropics and Modern’ experience. Think Fashion, Body Care, Art, Design, Events and Culture.
Elle Lokko is the place to shop for exclusive, unrivalled African Design and Creativity and our regular events ensure we keep you entertained our way.

We can easily be considered the Colette or 10 Corso Como of Africa. Visit our links for more.
website | instagram | facebook  | twitter | pinterest | tumblr | google+

 

The Container [ Accra ]

A 20-foot, reclaimed shipping container turned creative incubator. As a space for creativity, it hosts a monthly rotation of exhibitions curated by Lokko House in collaboration with top brands, artists, photographers and other creative personalities.

Follow our instagram for more..

 

 

 

 

The Warehouse [ Accra ]

A re-purposed, former vehicle workshop is the scene for countless events that include – but are not limited to – concerts, parties, art exhibitions, brand activations, presentations, launches, pop-up shopping events, courses, workshops, seminars…need we say more?

Call 0246449944 / 0544337244 for more information.

Lokko House is 10!

As May is now almost over, we are shifting into sixth gear in preparation for monthly celebrations – from Instagram feature stories and weekly DJ sessions to beach parties! Why?

Well this year Lokko House turns 10 years old (on December 20th to be exact). This is a huge milestone not only for us, but also for Elle Lokko’s parent company, our cherished suppliers and partners, our clients and all who have helped us reach this point. So thank you all for your patronage, support and collaboration to date – and cheers to another 10 years together!

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