Winner of the 2012 RDS National Crafts Competition - Knitting & Crochet, designer Camelia Shanahan, launched Meli Bondre, an independent Irish fashion label in 2011.
A classic, monochrome design for a chance to impress at races, or a quirky design to stand out and bring a smile to people's faces...
Camelia Shanahan strives to give the 21st century woman confidence to express her own femininity through high quality limited edition garments and accessories.
From concept to creation, Meli Bondre offers excellent craftsmanship and quality to every piece.
Meli Aran Collection was unveiled at the Showcase Exhibition in the RDS in January 2011 and comprises of exclusive hand crocheted bags and scarves.
Romancing the Lace Collection is luxurious, offering exquisite dresses, chic tops and cardigans. Conveying femininity from a slick silhouette inspired by the 1920's haute couture, Meli Bondre's Romancing the Lace is sure to bring elegance to the stylish yet powerful women.
Camelia's style is a marriage of opposites - classic, simple lines with sophisticated, modern hand made lace embellishments.