Embrace a distinct you!

Monica Tovar’s passion for textiles and design brings a distinct creative process to the fashion landscape.

I am a fashion designer specialising in hand-painted limited-edition pieces, each possessing a distinctive mix of colours. Every piece is a reminder to

Monica Tovar

I am a fashion designer specialising in hand-painted limited-edition pieces, each possessing a distinctive mix of colours. Every piece is a reminder to celebrate life and embrace what makes each and every one of us unique. I am inspired to create works of art that celebrate humanity, in all its cultural diversity.

celebrate life and embrace what makes each and every one of us unique. I am inspired to create works of art that celebrate humanity, in all its cultural diversity.

Evolution

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The time has come…to feel and bond…HUMANISING US

Midnight purple holding strong while the aqua and gold connect to bond…

 

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Cartagena Grandeur

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An enigmatic collection inspired by Cartagena’s majestic colonial architecture. Cartagena (in Colombia) is the queen of the Caribbean coast, a historic city of superbly preserved beauty.

Cartagena’s Old Town is a maze of cobbled alleys, balconies covered in bougainvillea, and impressive churches that cast their shadows across leafy plazas and centuries old stone walls.

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Wondrous Valley

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Inspired by the Quechua people of Peru. Monica Tovar’s collection ‘Wondrous Valley’ portrays a story of centuries old, social and creative traditions within a mystical landscape, home to the ancient ruins of Machu Picchu.

The unique diamond and weave prints were developed from the original ‘Machu Picchu’ artwork.

Collaboratively work with Brisbane Artist:
Sharon Hendy-Moman

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Cumbia Passion

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The Cumbiamba, a ritual courtship dance, inspires this collection. In this dance, the man woos the woman while she dances, emitting a graceful yet vibrant energy in her beautifully handcrafted dress.  The “Cumbiamba” is also a regional manifestation of the rich cultural encounters of the Caribbean –  encounters that occur along rivers and at seaports where stories, music and dance are shared amongst Afro, Indigenous and mestizo cultures creating dynamic blends of colour and movement.

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