Just like our love for everything love and weddings. We can’t help but love our favourite designers who help create magic for brides.
Today, we’re looking back at the times that bridal designer, Mai Atafo gave us magic in form of amazing bridal collections. The topmost designer has shown us his prowess over the years in creating outstanding unique outfits and giving brides the wedding dresses of their dreams. With every new collection, we’re in awe of the ingenuity and highly creative elements in each piece. The evolution of bridal fashion through time are evident in these collections. The Mai Atafo brand has also evolved into a conglomerate of various fashion bodies, one of which is the ATAFO Bridals brand.
These Mai Atafo bridal collections have greatly inspired wedding look choices for brides over time. Let’s have a look!
The Heart Collection
Now, let’s start with The Heart Collection from 2017. Using unconventional colours and intricate embroideries, the #FollowMaiHeart collection featured models and celebrities like Bolanle Olukanni, Beverly Osu, Jemima Osunde, Wofai Fada, Linda Ejiofor and Idia Aisien.
Dresses: @weddingsbyMaiAtafo |Photography: @emmanueloyeleke |Makeup: @bimpeonakoya @facemeetsart for #Maybelline | Hair: @Zubbydefinition | Hairpiece: @Michigabbi
Mai Atafo At The East African Wedding Show
In February 2019, the top designer showcased his collection at the East African Wedding Show in Kigali, Rwanda. Every dress in the collection was evidently made with a lot of attention to details. The detailed embroidery, fascinating stones and silhouettes on each dress had us completely intrigued.
Design Brand: @maiatafo
The Destination Wedding Collection
Okay, let’s throw it to the time when we went on a cruise to different countries with the Destination wedding dresses. These dresses were beautifully designed for that dream destination wedding. Carrying the signature impeccable styling anywhere around the world, Mai Atafo had also expressed his joy to see his designs travel far and wide.
New York Shoot
Dresses: @maiatafo.bridalatelier @maiatafo | Makeup: @leolab.artistry | Hair: @itshaitianbarbie | Photography: @anuelmodebe |Models: @giftyb_
Dresses: @maiatafo.bridalatelier @maiatafo |Makeup: @muthoninjobamakeup |Location: @radissonkigali |Photography: @franckax |Models: @matiere_noire @linda_muh @ssanduina
The Latest 2021 Collection
This latest collection inspired during the lockdown is absolutely timely. The new collection displays the very essence of weddings and the evolution of the times along with bridal fashion. Seeing that intimate weddings have taken over, this new collection is for brides who are looking for something simple yet classy for their big day. We have added a few photos and you should totally check out the full collection right here. Check out some of the dresses below:
Design Brand: @atafo.bridal Creative Director: @maiatafo | Model:@_queendammy | @thenatasha.a | Makeup: @anitabrows | Hair: @zubbydefinition | Styling: @thestyleinfidelstudios | Photography: @tosin.akinyemiju