Trish O Couture, a Nigerian based brand showcased its latest collection featuring detailed embellishments on structured and draped silhouettes, architectural cuts, and use of delicate fabrics such as Lace, Silk, Jacquard, Leather and Chiffon. Eponymous fashion brand Trish O Couture tantalizes us with these super elegant pieces from its 2015/16 Ready to wear collection.
The collection has a rich use of colours and fabrics that work for different body types and reflect different style personalities.
The Lookbook photos here also features the brand’s creative director Patricia Onumonu modelling a few of the pieces reflecting an appeal to women of different sizes.
Patricia Onumonu, popularly called Trish by friends, is an ex-model and beauty queen who contested for local beauty pageant in her youth. She was inspired by her mum who used to be a seamstress and learnt how to start beading from the age of 12.
After graduating from the University of Lagos with a degree in Philosophy, Patricia decided to follow her passion in fashion and groom herself on the basics and details of female fashion. Having a keen eye for fabrics, Patricia is able to select fabrics that pay distinct tribute to femininity.
With the use of her vivid imagination, Patricia is able to capture fairytale in modern day fashion. An idealist at heart, Patricia is inspired by the feminine form, fairy tales and the concept of love and romance which she tries to infuse into her fashion and has successfully been able to satisfy a large clientele.
Trish O Couture was successfully launched in 2007 as a luxury brand for women with finer taste in fabrics and style, and has focused on bespoke and ready to wear. Her collections are inspired by fairytales, romance, and feminine beauty with an African feel to it. The designer makes use of lace, velvet, sequins, feather, leather and Ankara prints on chiffon fabrics to portray both the sexiness yet softness of womanhood with the aim to have a global appeal to women across board.