About the brand
O’EL pronounced as "O-el", launched of August 2016, is an artisanal contemporary fashion accessory brand, based in Manila, Philippines. It embodies playfulness through its fun linear graphic patterns, bold juxtaposition, and modern inspired products. Partnered with faith, each piece is designed by Filipino Designer Noelle Llave and handcrafted in collaboration with her team of makers from Parañaque City and Marikina City, using unconventional materials and celebrating creativity.
It is a symbolism of innovation, partnership, empowerment of personal style and identity. "Created through hands and by faith.”
About the designer
A creative entrepreneur and designer, Noelle took Fashion Design and Merchandising at Sofa Design Institute (School Of Fashion & The Arts). For her, O’EL is a faith-driven dream realized after seven years from its inception as fashion accessory prototypes for her 2011 collection, “Geometric Symmetry”.
Her main inspiration behind the brand’s personal design aesthetics are architecture, art and her vast imagination brought to life are also the guiding light behind O’EL Designs.
To date, Noelle continues to focus on expanding O’EL distribution locally, throughout Asia, Europe, and the U.S.
She is also a co-owner of "The Seed Concept Designs" a branding & graphic design studio.