By Ugochi Obiajunwa
Pearl, a fast rising womenswear brand unveiled its latest collection at the Nigerian Students Fashion & Design Week 2017 (#NSFDW5) and the collection won the ‘The Most Promising Designer of the year’. This new collection is tagged Afrik Belle.
The collection inspired by ‘Dashiki’ a popular African menswear style comes in different styles, a pretty lifting print style from the popular fabric was used as embellishment on the pieces from the collection.
The designs featured in the collection include baby doll dresses, bardot dipped hem dresses, maxi dresses embellished with prints and print minis with sheer overlay.
Fishtail dresses with sultry back details and more edgy print infused modern styles were also featured in the collection.
“The collection speaks volume about the glamour characterized by a woman who always wants to stand out and be the belle of every event” the brand’s creative director had this to say about the collection.
See more photos in the slides above
Photography: @stylesquadng for @studio24nigeria
Models: @mz_ivone @_vette_c
Hair Styling: @hairbysalvador
Creative Director: @apparelsbypearl
Location: Studio 24 Ikeja