In an ode to the lovers of his past, Season Two of RAVEN + ROSE, entitled "They Don't Love You Like I Love You" (TheXs), is a statement to the designers partner - one that evokes the fullness of love and the darkness that accompanies it; Jealousy, flirtation, secrets withheld, honest pillow talk and deep declarations. It’s as raw as it is real.
This season embraces both sides of what it is to love and to of had lovers. Detailing this visually via the symbolic use of positive and negative cutouts in the lingerie designs as well as with layers of multi-textured fabrics.
With soft-to-touch stretch satin, slightly see-through power mesh and an eyelet/striped layered signature trim, "They Don't Love You Like I Love You" (TheXs) Season Two lingerie designs adhere to the all black obsession of the first collection as well as compliments it with a subtle wink to bondage via echoing the multiple straps that was the main highlight in ‘HOYDEN’s CHOICE’.
In an evolution in sensuality however, the second season presents lingerie that is more covering and at times more classic, giving consumers the chance to experience RAVEN + ROSE as an everyday lingerie choice, not just an special occasion go-to.
The designer, Jasmine Smith, chose to name each piece after lovers from her partners past - Lindsay, Tiffany, Jamie, Emilie, Ashley and Samantha - dubbing them the #RavenRoseXs.
This collection holds close the darkness of a lover scorned, the wildness of what love can be and the sexuality that runs through it all.