House Of Aama Unveils “Bloodroot: Into the Archives” AW22 Collection
Look 15 from the “Bloodroot: Into the Archives” AW 22 Collection Photographed By Jordan Tiberio
House of Aama recently presented their “Bloodroot: Into the Archive” AW 2022 collection. Known for exploring the folkways of the Black experience by designing timeless garments, House of Aama continues to excel. In addition to that, many of these garments have nostalgic references informed by historical research, archival analysis, and storytelling. While aiming to evoke dialogue and conversations around heritage and remembrance, House of Aama sheds light on nuances of histories. In the newest collection, we see the heritage through the patterns and sets.
About The “Bloodroot: Into the Archives” Collection
The “Bloodroot: Into the Archives” AW 2022 collection is a new rendition of the nostalgia-inspired Heritage Bloodroot collection shown in 2017. The inspired Heritage Bloodroot collection show in 2017 introduced the brand’s storytelling appeal and timeless silhouettes. This new collection, inspired by the rare herb bloodroot, is used by old-time conjures and rootworkers as a powerful Guardian for the Family. Not only that, but this collection is also an ode to Southern Creole’s spiritual and African Roots.
“Bloodroot: Into the Archives,” is an archival find of the rootworker, Southern lady, and Bluesman archetypes. Unearthed for a new audience, this collection is one of the best. Equally important, the mother-daughter design duo, Rebecca Henry and Akua Shabaka, explored classic silhouettes. In addition, the silhouettes are from the nostalgic Bloodroot collection by probing new colorways and patterns.
A Look At The Collection
Some of these new looks include a Victorian lace dress, pussy-bow blouses, military workwear suit sets jackets. Furthermore, some of the colorways include pastel blues and oranges, neutral cream and browns, and blacks as well. Below you will see some of the looks for the “Bloodroot: Into the Archives” collection. This collection includes many stylish and remarkably designed sets. From suit sets to tops coupled with matching skirt sets, this collection has it all. This high fashion collection gives you many options. Tiffani Williams was the lead stylist for this collection. When it came to casting for the collection, Liz Goldson had it covered. The models did a fantastic job of helping this collection come to life. Overall, both men and women will find all the pieces they never knew they needed in this collection.