Africa Reign: Kagiso Koyabe

Kagiso Koyabe, is an Economist with a degree from the University of Johannesburg, entrepreneur and designer from Botswana. A South African graffiti artist who told Kagiso about the history of the Hip Hop Culture in Southern Africa and taught him about design, materials and art  inspired Kagiso to start an urban lifestyle company called Lucky…

4 May 2014: Day 5 in Namibia

On my arrival- Selfie with Loux As the hours were passing by, I started feeling sick (well at least I thought) Then I realized that it was actually the depression of having to leave my brothers and all the wonderful people that I had met during my short stay.  As we were driving from the…

30 April 2014: Day 1 in Namibia

So this morning I boarded a plane to Namibia to visit friends and attend the much acclaimed Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs). It was my first time on the plane and I must say that it was the exhilarating and I could not wait to explore the beautiful land. So at 7:45 am (Namibian time)…

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week: Johannesburg

Photo credit: Simon Deiner / SDR Photo Thanks to Jenevieve Lyons I got to attend The MBFWJ in Sandton this past weekend and all I got to say is people are talented out there. I was so inspired by all the different designs and the creativity put into it. The music selection was on point…

RVK Fashion Week Designer Profile: Amira Selimangy

Q: Who is Amira? A: Amira is a Young Designer from Mozambique Q: When did you discover your love for fashion? A: I’ve always been interested in arts in general and used to draw/paint since I was a little kid. But in 2010 I started drawing dresses and then sketching prom dresses for clients which…

RVK Fashion Week Designer profile: Lourens Loux Gebhardt

Loux and his brother Loux is the small one “We grew up wearing suits”he says. Q:Who is Loux? A:Baptized in the name of Lourens Loux Gebhardt full Born and raised in the capital city of Namibia, Windhoek. Loux is a dynamic friendly person that loves vintage items. I am down to earth and love being…

RVK Fashion Week Designer Profile: Zodwa Carol Mabuya

Retro Vintage Kolektion Fashion Week will be taking place on the 28th feb-2 March 2014 in Pretoria. Carol Ngwenya hailing from Swaziland will be one of the designers showcasing. Carol Ngwenya is the founder and director of Carol Crocs Creation. This fashion house was established in March 2012 with the aim of offering one of…

Road to Retro Vintage Kolektion Fashion Week 2014

RVK Fashion Week 2014 is the first bi-annual fashion show that will be held in Pretoria on the 28th of February 2014.Retro Vintage Kolektion Fashion Show is founded by Bongani Tambo and Esnarth Nkosi RVK Fashion Week is aimed at unearthing fresh and talented fashion designers and future leaders of the ever-changing and expanding fashion…

FOLS Sportswear: Mfundo Xiniwe talks about the Love for Sports (FOLS)

FOLS Sportswear™ is an urban sportswear brand co-founded by Tshepo Mhlatuzana,Andile Zulu and Mfundo Xiniwe. I interviewed one of the founders Mfundo Xiniwe Mfundo Xiniwe Q. How did FOLS Sportswear come about? A: FOLS Sportswear came about as a reaction to the love of sport this was heighted by the euphoria that was in the…

Braids Looking fresh!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

So after so much indecisiveness I settled for this hairstyle Thank you so much Emmaculate from Immanash Beauty Complex in Braamfontein Photography: Sandor Oroszi