Saturday, November 19, 2016

#GTBankFashionWeekend: Lanre Da Silva Ajayi S/S17 ‘Artistic Statement’ Collection

Renowned womenswear designer, Lanre Da Silva Ajayi unveiled her latest collection for Spring/Summer 2017, “Artistic Statement” last weekend at the GTB Fashion Weekend.

The collection is heavily influenced by the designer’s love for art, the designer explores an artistic imagery through fashion by collaborating with renowned artist, Mr Ayoola Gbolahan.
The collection features feminine, bold and edgy pieces in fabrics such as Silk, Velvet, Lace, Organza rich in details.

Lanre challenges the discourse of wearable art; creating a story to the liberties of art and its multi faceted layers that in many ways resonates with the idea of a modern, sophisticated woman. Art and Fashion are successfully united in this collection with bold hand-painted images on solid colours.

Check out the full collection below...