Rooted in the essence of effortless and thoughtfully considered design, the brand draws influence from childhood memories in Zimbabwe, channelling a youthful spirit of nostalgia. Based in Portsmouth, England, the label was launched in 2018 after graduating from Middlesex University in 2017. Heavily influenced by the idea of melding two cultures together, the focus is on creating pieces that are solid, soulful and full of substance.
SS20 titled ‘Brothels & Bottle Stores’ is set in 60s Senegal, delving into the lives of a pair of star-crossed lovers separated by fate but bound by a twisted and magnetic love. Inspired by Malick Sidibe, West Side Story and 60s Africa, the sailor and the working girl take refuge at the desert oasis. Gender and sexuality are explored through a fluid approach to cutting. Bold prints and sunset hues invoke the spirit of the oasis.
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