Virile Prominence (SS15) depicts a man of hard work. He is diligent and takes the challenge of changing situations around him concisely with effectiveness and efficiency. He doesn’t look back at his past which hinders him so much hence the reason for which he strives is his number one priority – TRIUMPH.
He draws his inspiration on Virile Prominence from hardworking men who strive to be successful in life regardless of circumstances. Virile Prominence is simply the importance of using one’s energy and vigor to become a success.
The whole background and idea is from construction works which is mostly undertaken by men. It is a twist of the efforts men involve themselves in to produce great exploits.
He is a man that builds his life no matter the circumstances around him because he knows what lies ahead of him. He takes up the initiative of constructing his life putting together all bits and pieces necessary for success to prevail. He is a man of words who knows what his long suffering is worth – A Grand Highflyer.
The color pallet for this collection is blue background fabric containing construction work images of random colors with a touch of soft leather. The color blue stands for responsibility and reliability and a need for order direction in man’s life by being confident and secured emotionally.
The color black depicts the negative energy man intends to strip away. The random colors relates to the good qualities man is willing to employ in becoming a success. The Virile Prominence Look book would not have been a success without these Ghanaian fashion enthusiasts;
The CREATIVE DIRECTOR – NEAL DAVIDS
The BRAND/LABEL – DONEAL
The PHOTOGRAHER – QUINCY ASEPHUA of quasieasephua photography
The PERSONAL ASSISTANT – OBENQ CASPER and MANUELA AMORIN
The MUA (Makeup Artist) – HAMID VIJAY
The Entities (MODELS) for this collection are as follows;
- EKOW BARNES
- PERCY OKINE
- DELADEM DUVI
- PRINCE TONA
- OLIVER LAWSON
- MICHAEL SARPONG
- DAVID ANTWI