Self-Portrait is a contemporary brand that has pushed its way to the fashion forefront just within six years of its establishment. In an industry abound with luxury brands that primarily talk about high quality and high value, this label danced to its own tune and incepted a unique success formula.
Han Chong launched Self-Portrait in 2013 with the aim of offering unparalleled design and quality at a modest price. He felt that the fashion industry only comprises of two major style-families; high street and luxury, but nothing in between. Therefore, with Self-Portrait, he has successfully tried to bridge this gap.
Without the aid of a logo or monogram, this brand has made itself instantly recognisable and popular among plenty of A-list celebrities. Guipure lace has become the most iconic detail of the label. It is loved for its versatility and elegance. Graceful silhouettes, lattice-embroidery, and patchwork are some of the other signature elements of Self-Portrait creations.
Below we have catalogued for you some of our favourite outfits from the label:
Introduced in 2016, Azaelea is one of the best-selling designs from the label. Its magnificent laser-cut lacework, blooming skirt and scooped-in waist evokes grace and a sense of romanticism.
Cut from delicate teardrop-shaped guipure lace and enhanced with impressive tiered ruffles, Daphne is a versatile piece that can be worn to a garden party as well as a red-carpet event.
The monochrome checkered pattern and the asymmetric one-shoulder silhouette strike a perfect balance of style and sensuality. This dress maintains a graceful appeal via the pleated skirt and is complete with a zipper for the perfect fit.
With a flattering cutout bodice, this stunning dress is emblematic of Chong’s feminine aesthetics. Attractive Broderie Anglaise embroidery, peplum silhouette and a pleasing red hue define this tasteful creation.
Blooming with monochrome florals towards the top, Millie is a beautiful rendition of the signature guipure lace design. Tailored with a short hem and a sleeveless design, this dress adds a special charm to any party ensemble.
A summery piece for brunches and parties alike, this red dress keeps you effortlessly stylish. The off-shoulder number is characterised by a pretty floral print while the delicate lace inserts on the waist complete the whole look.
Tailored in the shades of black and white, this jumpsuit with an intricately-designed bodice and feminine bell sleeves makes for an ideal evening outfit combined with pointed-toe pumps and a chain clutch.
Sprinkled with adorable floral appliques all over, this peach-coloured dress would fit in as effortlessly on a spring wedding as on a beach vacation. It is gorgeously enhanced with classic lacework, an off-shoulder silhouette and midi-length hem.
A graphic-floral design is joined by a stunning silhouette on this Antoinette mini dress. Styled with scalloped trims and a high neckline, wear this pretty piece while sipping cocktails in parties and events.
A perfect red carpet outfit is this jumpsuit in a classic black shade. Its embellished, one-shoulder neckline is accompanied by a puffed long sleeve to form an impressive design. It is ideal for fans of minimal fashion.
In less than a decade, Self-Portrait has carved its niche in the fashion industry. Its applaudable philosophy of affordable luxury evidently indicates that the brand is here to stay and will see increased popularity in the years to come.