Virgos Lounge’s 2011 Resort collection is packed with those old-school feminine details that could make any woman catch a fish with no hook, make a blind man see and any other folksy idioms you’d like to throw in there.
The FANCY Hub says:
Virgos Lounge has quickly made a name for themselves in the African fashion industry. After giving us a fantastic show at Music Meets Runway, the uber talented ladies behind the label have officially released their Resort 2011/2012 collection. Inspired by the tropics, they continue to set the standard for vintage, feminine and classic pieces that are sure to be a staple in anyones closet.
Feels Good 2 Be Home says:
Virgos Lounge’s new collection hosts a breathtakingly beautiful 7-dress lookbook which shares a unique name for each look: Citrine, Jade, Opal, Aqua, Onyx, Dahlia, and Carnelia. For the lookbook, Virgos Lounge used their favorite model, Omowunmi Gbadamosi. Omowunmi shares the lookbook spotlight with fellow model, Fatima Babagana.
The designers explained their inspiration in a statement:
Inspired by the tropics, The Resort collection consists of flowy floral print and bright colored maxi dresses as well as colorful beaded statement party dresses that will take you from day till night. This collection combines the simplicity of classic pieces from past eras armed with exotic yet playful colors, prints and embellishments. This collection pushes the boundaries of vintage inspired clothing by developing fashion forward statement pieces that would add excitement to any wardrobe.
Check out a behind-the-scenes look at the shoot and buy some looks at the website.