We are sure this collection definitely has the White House’ seal of approval! Presenting the latest collection from Nigerian designer Amaka Osakwe‘s fashion label – Maki Oh.
Yesterday BN reported that Amaka was heading to the White House as a guest for Michelle Obama’s Celebration of Design event. With this new collection it seems Michelle can look forward to bevy of fab pieces to keep rocking Maki Oh style!
The collection, which she has described as her “most serious“, shows Amaka’s focus on feminism using her signature aesthetics to tell the tale of the woman who is free spirited to make her decisions. The collection’s pieces are filled with layers of patterned sheer fabrics, coated glitter skirts, tapered short dresses, rich cottons and dense mesh.
The collection’s back story is filled familiar grounds for Maki Oh with a focus on the original meaning of the word ‘virgin’ – “a woman who had left her parents’ home, was betrothed, and could take any lover she pleased”.
View the collection below.
Photo Source: Style.com/Maki Oh