Upcoming brand Awe releases 'Nirvana' Resort 2015 Collection

Upcoming Nigeria based fashion brand Awe unveils Resort 2015 'Nirvana' collection

Nigerian brand Awe unveils Resort 2015 collection titled 'Nirvana'.

The upcoming brand shows off a collection lace with detailed print looks, inspired by  the word 'Nirvana' itself from the ancient Sanskrit meaning "to blow out", "liberation" or "freedom". It describes a state of profound peace of mind and release from suffering.

The collection is dedicated to the freedom fight of the legendary Nelson Mandela, it also serves a major transition of the 2 year old brand in the Nigerian fashion scene.

The creative director of the brand Apooyin Abiola employs zig zag patterns, vertical lines and print as a medium to tell a story of freedom creating casual, chick, simple, sporty and minimal ready to wear fashion pieces.

According to the brand, "The concept behind the collection is to create a fashion collection that brings about a release from the conventional and rather trite fashion ensembles into simple and minimal fashion pieces".

Take a look at the collection above.

Credits:

Models: Funke Wiliiams and Taiwo (Catch 22 Models)

Photography: Ogoh Clem

Make up: Ayo Akwe For Fab Fairy.

Stylist: Daniel "dasidy" Obasi.

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