Senegalese designer; Sophie Zinga does flirty feminine details for new collection;'Hibiscus'.
The Senegalese designer shows off minimal designs with details on dresses in different styles and lengths to cater to her muse. She takes on intricate Grecian themed dresses, bustier crafted pieces with stunning appliqué details made a stunning view in the collection.
Monostrap embellished pieces, ruched bardot details on floor length dresses, fringe knits, floral embellishments, bubble sleeves, sheer cape, tiered dresses, bandeau jumpsuits amongst other offerings brought the whole collection alive.
The collection tagged 'Hibiscus' is inspired by the designer's native flower and its impact on Senegal and other countries in the Caribbean.
“There is a widely popular drink called bissap made from the hibiscus flower. Bissap is a national drink which is widely offered during the most important ceremonies in Senegal and has medicinal virtues. The hibiscus is widely referenced in the collection in terms of its vivid colors and its texture.” creative director of the Eponymous brand Sophie Zinga shares the inspiration behind the collection.
Photography- Florence Ngala
Models- Aminata Faye, Aicha Gueye
Makeup- Aida Ndiaye
Creative Director- Sophie Zinga
Location- Dakar, Senegal