Ayanda Mazibuko / fashion / 2 months ago

Gypsy Sport: A rising leader of consciousness in fashion

Gypsy Sport ready to wear

Having showcased in major fashion capitals such as New York, Paris and Milan, Gypsy Sport has proven to be insurgent in disrupting the elite...

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Hazel Kimani / fashion / 2 months ago

LA LOBA // harnessing the power of femininity


Rochelle “Rharha” Nembhard, multifaceted visual artist, has been a loyal customer of SELFI, a Cape Town based fashion brand owned by fashion...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 2 months ago

AFROPUNK Joburg as the showground for outfits as declarations of self-love and self-expression


The first AFROPUNK festival in Africa took place over the weekend of the 30 and 31 December. Fashion, art and music was shared in a collecti...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 3 months ago

AFROPUNK ensembles styled by 5 of Joburg’s most fashionable

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AFROPUNK festival has become a celebration of self-expression through music and art. One aspect of the festival that holds the attention of ...

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Marcia Elizabeth / fashion / 4 months ago

Jungli // A Brand Subverting Cultural Appropriation


Officially launching on Instagram in September, Jungli is run by Leila Khan and La’eeqa Mosamin in Cape Town. With their offering of hand-ma...

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Marcia Elizabeth / fashion / 4 months ago

Splash of the Southern – Frill Paradise. Exploding Colour

Liz Fashion Shoot | HR Edited -1

Liz Valentina is a 23-year-old fashion graduate from FEDISA. Born and raised in Hamburg, Germany she moved to Cape Town some years ago and e...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

Local designers reinterpreting one of Nike’s most recognizable silhouettes

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Introduced to the public with the slogan 'Air in a box' in 1982, the Nike Air Force 1 was the first basketball shoe that featured a pocket o...

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Marcia Elizabeth / fashion / 4 months ago

Orphan Street Clothing Shop – an innovative space defying mainstream retail experiences


Cape Town's fashion narrative has expanded to encompass a new phase within the increasingly world class city with the opening of Orphan Stre...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

Sindiso Khumalo // cross-continent textile design


Tropical prints for flowing satin frocks. Multicoloured striped jumpsuits with delicate ruffle sleeves. Summer will definitely appreciate be...

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Jamall Osterholm – genderless apparel for an all-black alien race


Jamall Osterholm is a 22 year old emerging designer and recent graduate from RISD taking a distinctive look at Afrofuturism by designing gen...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 4 months ago

adidas Originals x Pharrell Williams – the next phase of the Hu series

Bubblegum Club x Pharrell HU 1

F/W 2017 sees the latest addition to the Hu series created in collaboration between Pharrell Williams and adidas Originals. Their Statement ...

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Christa Dee / fashion / 5 months ago

Vintage Zionist x AFROPUNK collaborate for SA Fashion Week


Seated next to the catwalk, and watching the girls in black dresses remove the black sheets covering the runway, we waited for the usual fas...

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