Favelo Catoure a brand by Sipho “Drew” which is an acronym for Future, Ability, Versatility, Equity, Locomotive and Optimism
I had a mini interview with Sipho
What is your brand name?
My brand name is FAVELO, which is an acronym for -future ability versatility equity locomotive optimism.
When did you start designing?
I have always had an interest in arts and crafts and developed an ability to design last year
Where do you see yourself in 5 years time?
In 5 years I see myself in France, publishing my own magazine and in the business of manufacturing clothes, and a design school to nature youth artistic portraits.
Who or what inspires your designs?
I am inspired by Ray Caesar and Riccardo Tisci of Givenchy, they play outside of the grounds of the ordinary
I am also inspired by animals, most pieces I make are made of animal fabric
Where can consumers find your designs?
Customers can find my clothes online on my site -and order online we do door to door delivery and soon international, soon they will be found at Ozlo clothing store in Maboneng Precinct, Nuf Nuf in Carlton centre
Where have you showcased your designs?
I have show cased my clothes at Hillbrow Theatre .