THE INSPIRATION BEHIND THE COLLECTION
Perfectly aligned, the Cove. and LILYA woman celebrates her inner beauty and carries herself authentically in the world, with her own unique style and individuality. "Libertie" perfectly captures that spirit and the concept of the modern day ‘hippy’.
LILYA always takes cues from nature and its ever enchanting beauty, the new collection features a palette of natural earthy tones, soft powdery blues and dusty pinks. Vintage floral prints (reminiscent of Laura Ashley in the 1980’s) are dappled throughout the season. Classic linen pants and timeless ribbed cotton singlets in warm sand exude minimalism and grace and were designed with the natural fashion forward female in mind.
Filled with romantic silhouettes, which include two-toned floral maxi dresses and free flowing mini dresses that feature soft billowing sleeves. Feminine camisoles like the Nemo Cotton Top and utilitarian jackets are designed to be layered and matched with other pieces in the range. The collection is full of easy to wear, effortless ensembles that can be worn daily and comfortably incorporated into your wardrobe no matter the season or where you live in the world.
Like a breath of fresh air, Australian model and singer Zoe Blume roams free in shades of pale blue, sand, ivory and mocca mixed with petite florals. The collection includes understated cotton shirting paired with classic white linen trousers and liberty print floral dresses that are layered with quilted jackets and vests. Photographed by Dara Muscat, "Libertie" truly captures the essence of relaxed bohemian chic, easing us into the new season with a laid-back and cool collection.
Photos: Dara Muscat
H&MU: Nicci Rosenkowitz