Yesterday BN reported that Amaka was heading to the White House as a visitor for Michelle Obamaâ��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!
We are sure this collection definitely has the White Houseâ�� seal of approval! Presenting the latest collection from Nigerian designer Amaka Osakweâ��s fashion label â�� Maki Oh.
The collectionâ��s back story is filled familiar grounds for Maki Oh with a focus on the original meaning of the word â��virginâ�� â�� â��a woman who had left her parentsâ�� home, was betrothed, & could take any lover he pleasedâ��.
The collection, which he’s described as her â��most seriousâ��, shows Amakaâ��s focus on feminism using her signature aesthetics to tell the story of the woman who is free spirited to make her decisions. The collectionâ��s pieces are filled with layers of patterned sheer fabrics, coated glitter skirts, tapered short dresses, rich cottons & dense mesh.