THURSDAY THREADS – BO & LUCA
Bo & Luca’s Spring Summer 2018 collection is guaranteed to give you destination wedding envy. I’m back in the layers of knits and was dreaming of sunny escapes when this landed in my inbox. I mean, don’t you just want to live in this image! The brand have recently relocated to Cape Town, South Africa so winter weather is never a concern for the team.
Their latest collection has been titled and inspired by Shakti. That’s the feminist Hindu principle of divine energy and empowerment through the movement of the universe.
Creative Director Shannon Pittman explains the inspiration – ‘As a creative, I am a firm believer in the energy and positivity that you surround yourself with, so I strive to express this through our
The signature artisan details that Bo & Luca are famed for can be spotted within sun-kissed sequin beaded shoulder embellishments and delicate ruffle appliqué. There is a subtle sensuality in the daring body skimming and midriff baring silhouettes don’t you think?
Sexy, yes undoubtably but yet still demure.
Hand manipulated golden flowers and vine like embellishments sit on sheer tulle and overlay maxi
dresses. There is a beautiful fluidity and movement throughout the collection. A boho romance of soft draping and sheer bishop sleeves. It’s all elegantly alluring.
For more information on the Shakti collection by Bo & Luca as well as international stockist links, head to – www.boandluca.com