fashion

The Fashion Lab Johannesburg – High Fashion, High Art

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As its name suggests, the Fashion Lab is an experimental space dedicated to pushing the boundaries of clothing and style. Founded in Johanne...

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Beth Vale / art&culture / 1 year ago

Just for the Drama: A Trip through the Nu-Flex Party Archive 2006–2008

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We’ve become expert archivists of our lives after dark.  At nightclub entrances and dotted across our dancfloors are clusters of partygoers ...

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Ghost Writer / fashion / 1 year ago

Sol-Sol x Young and Lazy drop an exclusive, collaborative collection at Corner Store CPT tonight!

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This Friday the 13th, the stars have aligned and luck is in your favour with two of South Africa’s finest streetwear brands, Sol-Sol Menswea...

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Jamal Nxedlana / fashion / 1 year ago

Thebe Magus’s A/W 2016 collection delicately photographed by Nikki Zakkas

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Nikki Zakkas is a young up-and-coming photographer from Johannesburg. She studied fashion at Lisof before moving into photography, it isn’t ...

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Motlatsi / fashion / 1 year ago

Elle Magazine celebrates their 20th birthday by installing a pop-up office at Bubblegum Club

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Elle Magazine have set up their  #popupoffice at the Bubblegum Club work space.  Throughout the week Elle magazine will be running a virtual...

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Oratile Mashazi / fashion / 1 year ago

For the love of Hip Hop; recapping 2016’s Back to the City Festival

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Back to the city is a Johannesburg institution, a hip hop festival celebrating urban music and street culture in one of the world's most not...

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Chris Saunders: Hyperconnected Fashion

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Chris Saunders is an award winning Johannesburg photographer and filmmaker who documents the richness of South African fashion, ranging from...

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Oratile Mashazi / fashion / 1 year ago

The Outfitters is reimagined as young mavericks adopt the streetwear staples and give it gender fluidity.

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The Outfitters, a men's fashion museum, is an urban institution for urban workers, a cultural and historical nexus dating back to Johannesbu...

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Jamal Nxedlana / fashion / 1 year ago

The Tembisa fashion show at the forefront of fashion presentation

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Fashion 4 Sho an annual fashion show, now in its third years was held on Sunday the 14th of February in Tembisa, a large township situated i...

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Ghost Writer / fashion / 1 year ago

Vulcan Juwish is a New Label Making Playful Streetwear

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Vulcan Juwish is a Johannesburg based fashion label started by two brothers, Thapelo and  Kopano Maubane. The label launched its 3rd collect...

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Oratile Mashazi / fashion / 1 year ago

Urban Mosadi, A Purveyor of Pan African Luxury

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In any metropolis, street style offers a reflection of the society at hand. The sartorial selections of the urbanites in question offer glim...

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Outfitters: Johannesburg’s Mens-Fashion Museums 

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In Johannesburg the “outfitters” is like the Spaza Shop. A culturally significant institution in which the dynamics of the cities sub-cultur...

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