by Yemi Olowu
HVS by Bukola Are showcased pieces that were girly chic, contemporary, edgy and still African inspired. The collection was electric, visually engaging and edgy. With highlighted fabrics that ranged from satin lame, ankara, sequence and silk, her daring hemlines, plunging necklines, and the use of sequences characterize her women’s wear.
“Bukola is making major moves in the fashion industry, for her celebrated HVS brand. Young, beautiful, resilient, and driven, Bukola Are is the epitome of style and precision.” says Ebonyé Jackson of Iconography Magazine
“Being able to return to New York Fashion Week , was a huge blessing. I am humbled by the feedback on the HVS S/S 2012 collection so far. Pieces have been pulled already for editorials and orders are coming in already. I am taking it all in.”- Bukola Are, Head Designer, HVS.
Photos: ICY PR