If you are looking for contemporary elegance, romance, and femininity, you have found that and more in Tadashi Shoji. With collections like Tadashi Cocktail, Tadashi Evening, Mother of the Bride, T by Tadashi and Runway there is a Tadashi Shoji dress for every occasion, formal and casual. Tadashi Shoji is originally from Japan however after studying fine art in Tokyo he came to Los Angeles and studied Fashion Design. The Tadashi Shoji collection began in 1982 when Tadashi noticed there were limited styles of evening dresses for women at the contemporary level. His lovely and graceful designs have been worn by celebrities such as Katy Perry, Kate Beckinsale, Mo’Nique, Florence Welch, Octavia Spencer and Dita Von Teese.
Fabrics in Tadashi Shoji
One word: Lace. Tadashi Shoji designs are full of beautiful lace panels and allover lace designs. Or choose a dress with crisscrossing ribbons of lace. The scalloped lace edges are stunning and draw the eye to your neckline and hemline. These dresses come in classic, pastel, and brilliantly vivid colors for whatever mood you are in. Pick a chic little black dress or go with a bold marine tiered dress with mesh ribbons that reveal just a hint of skin. Necklines on Tadashi Shoji dresses show a wide range from high cut necklines to one shoulders to v necks to off the shoulder looks. There are also square necks and boat necks and styles with collars and cowls. The lace fabric is used to create transparent necklines, sleeves, and v neck inserts with its lattice like quality. Choose a dress with a nude lining for sexy look or go with a contrasting look with lace in a bright color.
Colors in Tadashi Shoji
The lace and mesh fabric on Tadashi Shoji dresses is exceptionally stunning because of the array of colors the fabrics and linings come in. Look sensational in a classic black, navy or a lovely nude in shades like jute and desert. You could also choose a deep rich color like chocolate brown or merlot. Soft grays also look lovely like smoked pearl, ice, and shadow. Or go with a brilliant peppermint, wild orchid, or blue lagoon dress and all eyes will be on you.
Special Accents in Tadashi Shoji
There are many special accents on Tadashi Shoji dresses. There are lace hems and mesh ribbon hems as well as lace appliques. Be on trend with a peplum dress or go with a simple and classic sheath. Evening dresses feature ruching that pulls in your figure while also creating a stylish design. Lace overlays creep high on necks and sleeves, showing your skin beneath. Some dresses have a lace pattern entirely sewn in sequins. Or go with a unique satin piped pattern dress. Large ribbons pull in waists and add a flirty and girly detail. MackTak is proud to present you with these feminine, fantastic dresses that are perfect for any occasion from dinners to evening weddings to Saturday brunch.
Tadashi presents his collection at the Mercedes Benz runway show during New York Fashion Week twice a year. After the show he is always available to answer media and to meet some of his fans. With have done different interviews with him and have asked his opinion about his future projects. You can see our exclusive interviews on our MackTak YouTube Channel.