Adey Soile Womenswear brand chronicles strong women with 'Dahomey Amazon' Collection

Adey Soile releases a collection "inspired by the only documented all-female, official front line combat arms military unit in modern history from Dahomey"

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Adey Soile 'Dahomey Amazon' Collection

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Adey Soile releases an array of vibrant wardrobe must haves with new collection tagged; 'Dahomey Amazon'.

With offerings easily ones to fire up any wardrobe, dresses were played up intricate details including accented with accordion pleats bottom, nip tuck fit,  frill sleeve details, belted details and more. Faux wrap bottoms, blouses, midi dresses with cutout sleeves and more chic structured details also made up the collection.

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Inspired by strong women from Dahomey, the collection was crafted after their strength; "The Dahomey Amazon Collection is inspired by the only documented all-female, official front line combat arms military unit in modern history from an area known as Dahomey in Western Africa. These women, albeit their tough beginnings, were known to be fierce, strong and intense ass kicking women from Republic Du Benin" the brand shares via a rep.

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"The Creative Director of Adey Soile was influenced by these women, and designed a collection – inspired by their qualities. As the Dahomey Amazons represents independence, strength, power, devotion and elegance- these are qualities that define The Adey Soile Woman. Each piece is named after Adey Soile clients because she personifies the Adey Woman – with her strength, confidence and resilience" a rep for the brand notes.

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Describing the new collection the brand offers; "Adey Soile latest collection has all the pieces you need to elevate your wardrobe – with the use of different fabrics, colors, textures, styles further emphasizes her need for independence and her wild sense of adventure. This collection caters to the needs of the Power Woman. She is simple yet sophisticated, the strong and edgy and the fashionable and stylish woman who has the confidence of the Dahomey Warrior".

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Check out the entire collection in the gallery below.

Credits:

Photography: Tosin Akinyemiju  @tosin.akinyemiju

Models: @adun_osilowo  @ebony_atinuke_bello

Make Up: Adella adella_makeup

Creative Direction: The Adey Soile Team

Brand: @AdeySoile www.adeysoile.com

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