The Atelier

Anything in the form of a dress or a dress in the form of anything?

DUMEBI is a luxury

Womanswear brand created by British Fashion Designer Barbara Biosah specialising in Unconventional detailed exotic clothing, shoes and accessories. Mixing inspirations from Africa with western silhouettes hand made in her Atelier in London & Paris with her highly skilled team.​

The Designer

Barbara is an emerging Couture Fashion Designer from London, UK and of Nigerian heritage. She is currently based between Paris and London. Her love for fashion started when she was about 10years old, her mother owned a boutique in North London and would travel all around the world and buy goods and sell them, her mother also bought materials and had tailors working at the store making custom-made clothing for clients

"My Goal is to eliminate the use of mass production and bring back quality custom made clothing using the finest natural materials and amazing construction that are both artistic and wearable" Barbara Biosah

It was there Barbara learnt about sewing and found an interest in creating. It wasn't until Barbara turned 16 that she could really pursue her love for Fashion, during her Alevels she took a 2 year Fashion & Clothing course at Winchmore school, then went on to do a Foundation Course at Southgate college. She got Accepted to the World Renowed Fashion school Parsons in NYC, before transferring 

"My collections usually consists of more creative extreme designs focusing on great attention to detail and exploring different cultures."

to International Fashion Academy Paris to pursue her love for Haute Couture and graduated with a Bachelor Degree in Fashion Design & Technology in 2014. Barbara has done Various Design Internships spread out between London, Paris and NYC including Gareth Pugh, Roland Mouret and Cynthia Rowley

Participating in Fashion Weeks & Competitions, DUMEBI has also collaborated with amazing prestigious fashion photographers for breathtaking Editorials. 

We have since gone on to showcase our collections at Paris fashion week and debuted at London fashion in September 2017. We have now launched DUMEBI Bridal and create Bespoke wedding gowns for special clients.


Swarovski

At DUMEBI we use the finest

materials including Crystals from Swarovski

hand embroidered in our Ateliers in Paris and London

by creative Director Barbara Biosah.  While shopping with us, we want you to be completely happy with the experience. We offer bespoke services to each design so every item fits you perfectly.  If you have questions about us, our products, or even shipping, get in touch! We hope you continue to shop with us for many years to come.