Karen De Frietas(SOKA)

Karen De Frietas(SOKA)

Brand: Karen De Frietas(SOKA)


SOKA is a womanswear that embraces feminity while romanitiicing contemporary designs. She is the Modern day Dorthy Dandridge meets Madonna in the SEX book.

Designer of the Brand, Karen De Freitas started designing while iving on the island Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Shortly there after, She moved to New York City to attend Parson School of Design. While a Student she apprenticed with brands such Alice + Olivia, Zac Posen, Bibhu Mohapatra and Yigal Azrouel. Through these internships, Soka developed an elevated taste in contemprary designs, while remaining true to her island roots. She thn launched her first contemporary collection under the name SOKA in Spring Spring Summer 2015, establishing the brand aesthetic strongly rooted in marrying color and reinvigorating classic silhouettes. SOKA Experiments with current trends and represents them I n upcoming collections in a tasteful and timeless interpretations.

She has so far been featured in 2015’s Ugly Magazine, Nov 2015’s Haapers Bazaar Serbia Magzaine and got the cover of February 2016 Bassculture Island Magazine.