House Of Marvee Unveils ‘Playground’ Capsule: A Symphony Of Beads And Boldness
In the heart of Victoria Island, Lagos, the Spring/Summer ’24 Capsule collection titled “Playground” by House of Marvee unveiled its latest sartorial vision in a dazzling display of couture craftsmanship. The penthouse of Pier Harbor Apartments was ingeniously transformed into an immersive House of Marvee gallery, attracting a diverse crowd of fashion enthusiasts and industry connoisseurs from across Nigeria.
Creative Director Marvy Joma, the visionary force behind House of Marvee, describes “Playground” as a collection emanating from a place of empowerment. It offers women not just clothing, but a canvas to confidently portray their femininity with style and strength. “The ‘Playground’ collection encapsulates the essence of navigating life’s uneven terrains. Each piece stands as a testament to individuality, crafted with an array of carefully selected fabrics, meticulous beadwork, and a vibrant, unconventional color palette,” explains Joma.
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The collection, as revealed through the image, is a testament to the label’s growing reputation for elevated artisanship. The pieces are a celebration of texture and detail, from the shimmering, beaded embellishments that contour the body with a play of light and shadow to the hand-woven fabrics that add a tactile dimension to the garments. The unique color palette ranges from earthy tones to aquatic hues, each garment sculpted to radiate confidence and grace.
Models adorned in House of Marvee’s creations brought the “Playground” to life, showcasing the intricate detailing that defines the brand’s essence. The gallery space allowed guests to engage intimately with the garments, appreciating the nuanced beadwork and the skillful hands that wove each fabric into existence.
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The event was a convergence of fashion’s elite, with the likes of Mai Atafo, Debbie Bjuku, VeekeyJames, Derin from Isale Eko, and other notable figures like Chioma Ikoku and Ifeoma Odogwu in attendance. Stylists and influencers such as StyledbySeun, Wumi Tuase, and Dipo also graced the presentation, signifying the collection’s broad appeal.
Marvee’s SS ’24 “Playground” presentation is more than a fashion statement—it’s a bold declaration of the label’s dedication to creating pieces that celebrate the multifaceted nature of womanhood. Through each stitch and bead, House of Marvee crafts not just garments, but stories of empowerment, resilience, and the joy of standing out in life’s vast playground.
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