fashion

Christa Dee / fashion / 2 months ago

Nao Serati – fashion for a new age fearless army

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Neo Serati Mofammere, the founder of athleisure brand Nao Serati, found his interest in fashion while studying at the National School of the...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 3 months ago

Tsepo Tsotetsi SS18 collection – visiting a dreamlike place

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Tsepo Tsotetsi decided to take his love for fashion to the next level after high school. Welcoming the guidance and refinement that was offe...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 3 months ago

The new adidas NMD: style meets technology

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Futuristic and transformative. By combining the breakthrough technology of BOOST™ and Primeknit fabrications with the adidas signature style...

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Hazel Kimani / fashion / 3 months ago

“We’re just a platform for kids in the hood”: Others Concept Space

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They occupy the same streets and have been immersed in the same culture so the delivery of Kagiso Mohlala, Mbuso ‘Moose’ Zulu and Siyanda Za...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 3 months ago

Born Out Of Boredom Zine launch and AW17 video lookbook

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The brand Born Out Of Boredom is a relatively new baby in the South African fashion scene, having only started early last year.  Thinking ba...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

Mowalola Ogunlesi: paying homage to Nigerian psychedelic rock through fashion

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Tight-fitting leather pants and jackets, accessorized with headlights, futuristic visors and car logos. This is the work of young designer M...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

Nirma Madhoo – exploring digital aesthetics through fashion films

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Describing herself as "culturally hybrid" and an "accidental nomad", Mauritian born Nirma Madhoo moved to South Africa in 1998. She was base...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

PICHULIK FW 17 Collection // embracing the qualities of Wabi-Sabi

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Katherine-Mary Pichulik, owner and designer of PICHULIK, enjoys going through her great-grandmother's trousseau. It allows her to connect to...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

Nike celebrates their classic Cortez

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First released in 1972, the Nike Cortez was the first Nike to offer visible technology and has become a pop culture icon. Over the years the...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 5 months ago

Simon Deporres AW17 Collection ‘Decade’

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To commemorate their 10 year anniversary, South African menswear brand Simon Deporres launched their AW17 collection, Decade. This collectio...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 5 months ago

Balthazaar Designs – making upcycling fashionable

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When she isn't going for runs with her dog or hiking, Jessi-Jean Havemann is at her desk designing the magic that is Balthazaar bags and cus...

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Motlatsi / fashion / 5 months ago

Odette Steele’s Mélange series: Africa’s past, present and future woven through textile.

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Mélange is the title of Odette Steele’s luxury women's wear textile collection. Mélange is defined as a varied mixture. Her works invokes th...

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