Now in its’ 3rd year, Washington Roberts is definitely one of the most consistent, amazing and unique fashion labels run by an African in the fashion industry today. The designer who has worked for respected brands in the industry such as American Rag, Tory Burch and Vera Wang, before debuting his first collection in May 2010, has just released his Autumn/Winter 2013 collection and we must say it is a glamorous collection.
According to the designer, “I focused on pieces that are modern and progressive, while still being easy to incorporate into your closet. I wanted to introduce the essence of the industrial revolution into this collection by showcasing contemporary designs that are not only stunning, but also made to fit a woman’s every curve.”
Washington Roberts A/W 2013 collection retains the brands edgy aesthetic, while uniting unexpected color with amazing fabrics. In this collection, Washington plays with colors such as white, black, gray, electric blue, emerald green, and his signature teal. He combines silk, velvet, a premium blend of silk and wool, 4ply silk crepe, leather, silk organza, silk satin, and wool ponty. The artistic creations in this collection will definitely appeal to the woman with discriminating taste for style and fashion. The collection features dresses, jackets, tops, skirts, and pants, with retail prices ranging from $390 to $1930.
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#About the DESIGNER:- Washington Roberts is rapidly becoming a respected designer of contemporary women’s apparel in the world. As a young child, the Nigerian-born designer learned to sew from his grandmother and the attention to detail is evident in every piece of the A/W 2013 collection. Each piece is created with attention to not only style, but also a superior fit. Unique color and textile combinations are used to create bold and edgy designs in all his collections.