The 25th of April 2013 saw the launch of Kinabuti 2013 Collection "Vlisco Carnival In The Desert" sponsored by Martell Cognac. The exclusive fashion party/show was tagged "Martell Presents Milan Fashion Week Featuring Kinabuti's "Vlisco Carnival In The Desert". The invite only show was held at the Italian Consulate General on Walter Carrington Crescent in Victoria Island, Lagos. It was a success with a huge turn out of guests from celebrities, to fashionistas and ambassadors.