Marlene H' Couture
With over 23 years of experience in couture and custom design, Fashion Designer Marlene Thomas is truly a vitality of skilled beauty. Marlene, a South African Native began her studies in fashion at the Linea Fashion Academy. She later continued her studies in Australia, where her love of fashion flourished. Marlene is a wife, mother and the Designer and C.E.O. of Marlene Haute Couture LLC. She is the creator of the established couture line Marlene Haute Couture and newly released lines: Paul Roger (Men’s Wear) PR (Men’s Accessories) and Marli (Women’s Ready to Wear). As a leading international fashion designer, Marlene Thomas has traveled and showcased in fashion shows across the world. Marlene’s historic work destinations include but are not limited to: Asia, Europe, Africa and the United States of America. Her designs can be summed up with words like: Elegant, timeless and panache. There is no greater living showcase of wearable art than that of Marlene Thomas’ designs. The craftsmanship and creativity that goes into the production of "MHC Garments" is tedious, strategic and beautifully done.
Constructing in Haute Couture, a measure of the fashion industry that has experienced intermittent spikes in tremendous consumer consumption, Marlene has managed to stay on top. Marlene has single handedly redefined the word “couture”, creating personal, one of a kind garment arrangements and combinations specific to the individual client. Marlene brings a refreshing spin to couture; by refusing to cut corners and staying true to the aesthetic of high fashion, while wedding her vision. Marlene’s work embodies a luxury indulgence, which is validated through her use of quality fabrics and intricate hand work. What separates Marlene from traditional couture designers; is the fluent interpretation of her work. Marlene’s couture work isn’t limited strictly to the runway. Her pieces can easily translate to red carpet and film to an everyday wardrobe for the men or women who have an appetite; for making a commanding fashion statement. Marlene has eared boundless honors for her work: including but not constrained to : Top Dressed Lady of South Africa, Design Award presented Fashion on the Hudson NY, Featured designer of Gotham Studios etc. Her work can be found throughout many editorials, social media sites and magazine covers. Marlene remains the most sought out designer for elite international fashion weeks and international red carpet events.