Tags Fashion

Tag: fashion

Xhosa design a hit on global catwalks

Xhosa design a hit on global catwalks

Inspired by his mother's love of knitting and traditional beadwork, Laduma Ngxokolo has built a design brand that has become a favourite of local and international fashionistas - and won him the Design Indaba Most Beautiful Object in South Africa award.

Ndamase takes local trends global

sonwabile---thumbThrough his Vukani Awards and mentorship strengths, Sonwabile Ndamase is helping to put South African fashion design on a global footing. Each year, entrants into the awards get to showcase their designs. Winners receive mentorship and access to national fashion weeks.

South African socks are a global hit

South African socks are a global hit

The trick to success is to keep going, says South African entrepreneur Nicholas Haralambous. If you hit a wall; knock it down and go on the next one. Haralambous is the ideas man behind Nic Harry, a range of bold socks and accessories for men that is making fashion waves globally.
South African women in film honoured

South African women in film honoured

There was a need for women's stories to be told, was the message sent out at a Women's Month event that honoured women in the film industry. Women could not always be in supporting roles to male actors, actress Xolile Tshabalala stressed.
Arty milk cans raise cash for kids

The South African who dresses the walkers

Eulyn Hufkie-Womble makes her mark on the zombies in the international television series, The Walking Dead. She's a dab hand at making new clothes look old, and at adding litres of pus and blood. She also gives each character a signature piece.

A fashion first for the Mother City

The first fashion film festival in South Africa has been planned for Cape Town. Submissions have been called for the Mercedes-Benz Bokeh International Fashion Film Festival. And the winning film will be nominated for the International Fashion Film Awards in Hollywood.

Fashion week leads the pack

Some of the country's top designers took their spring/summer 2014 collections to South African Fashion Week. It set the tone for the next season in bright colours and natural fabrics, and featured a first-time partnership with Universal Music South Africa.

The sharp-dressed men of Africa

The elegant, well-mannered and impeccably dressed African man is not a new phenomenon. But he is getting global exposure in the internet age. From the sapeurs of Congo to small town Namibia, these sartorial leaders are doing interesting things. But it is more than just the clothes; it is about meaning, manners and respect.

South African designer David Tlale hits the big time at NY Fashion Week


Johannesburg, 5 September 2013 – Brand South Africa congratulated South African award winning designer David Tlale on his showing at the New York Fashion Week earlier today.

Skull supports Africa origins theory

Tlale returns to wow New York

Designer David Tlale was the first South African to show his collection at the Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in New York. He is now returning to the Big Apple for the third time, this time with his winter collection. He has also signed up an agency in the United States for his label, and soon will be looking for a showroom in New York.
Fashion week wows Jozi


Skip to toolbar