Asake Agoro of the Award winning London Based Couture brand Asakeoge launches The Vintage Philosophy collection. This is a revisitation of the bestselling silhouettes that has made the brand a go-to for fashion and events and an addition of eyecatching prints and tailored lines.Encapsulating the everyday needs of the fashion forward woman. Pieces from work wear to eveining;Tea party Sundays to Club Fridays the limited edition ready to wear is a solution to the fashion victim who finds it easier to follow high street trends as Asakeoge instead designs and produces original, contemporary pieces that set the trend.
Asake herself says, “My passion for individuality is apparent in every work I create, for me the wow-factor is non negotiable in my hand made garments. I love to enter a room and make heads turn.”
The ready to wear draws from her couture roots with exaggerated shoulders, cinched waists and sharp silhouettes. It celebrates the classic feminine hourglass shape with a hint of the tribal. With this collection we are saying less is more. Taking inspiration from favourite silhouettes of the 1920s to the 1980s; Bell bottom pants from the 70s, bubble hems, An exaggerated shoulder here, a cinched waist there, a colourful pattern here and there. Classic, effortless elegance. Its more about the woman, how you carry yourself says a lot about you.
Q&A With Asake Agoro
Asake Agoro: I have had so many remarkable experienecs, I would say the most recent one was when I won the BEFFTA Award for best Female Fashion Designer UK. It is very good to have all your hard work and creativity acknowledged by such a wide audience.
BS: What are you future aspirations for ASAKEOGE?
Asake Agoro: The plan is to grow an international luxury womenswear brand recognized all over the world .