South African Fashion Week Celebrates 21 Years In Fashion.

South Africa’s oldest fashion week celebrated 21 years in fashion with its A/W2019 collections at Sandton City as well as some off site locations for select designers. South African Fashion Week has helped launch the careers of many big fashion designers who got their big breaks through SA Fashion Week’s New Talent Search. To mark…

Africa Fashion International’s Joburg Fashion Week Hits Melrose Arch

Formerly known as Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg, AFI Joburg Fashion Week took place from the 4th to 7th October in Melrose Arch and other historical sites around Johannesburg. The theme for this season was #AfroAsia in hopes of strengthening collaborations and relations between AFI and Tokyo Fashion Week which resulted in some Asian fashion brands…

Taire Avbovbo Launches ODRIN A Premium Menswear Brand

Introduction of a premium menswear brand ODRIN – for the modern man       This new menswear brand aims to help men dress better by offering a wide selection of high quality premium products that are accessibly priced, both online and at the concept store. ORDIN opens its doors to the public from 10 March…

Couture D’Afrique by #MBFWJ And Puma Select

ADAMA PARIS My favourite shows at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg was Couture D’Afrique which featured 12 designers from the rest of Africa. I truly enjoyed Senegalise fashion designer Adama Paris‘ show with amazing headwraps and layering like I have never seen before. I loved the patterns and the styling really represents the modern woman that…

Jenevieve Lyons Wows Fashion Lovers At #SAMW

Jenevieve Lyons always leaves us talking after every show and last night’s show was no different. The LISOF graduate has sure came a long way since her AFI FastTrack days.  Her latest collection titled Deferential which she debuted last night at South African Menswear Week in Cape Town is all sorts of amazing. She says…

#SAFW SS 16 : Zamaswazi

It has been a great pleasure watching Zamaswazi growing his brand. The amount of growth that has impacted his brand was evident at last weekend at South African Fashion Week for the GQ Scouting Menswear Competition. Although he did not win the competition, I know for a fact that he impressed a lot of people…

Earthy Tones For Hauz Of Lenze’s SS15/16 Lookbook

” A NEW MAN” by Hauz Of Lenze is for the man who is confident, strong, not afraid to take risks and break fashion rules. The man who is new and has evolved and is likely to set fashion trends. Models: Francis Mubanga and Alan John Designer: Brian Ndienze Photographer: Philly Mohlala I love the…

#SAMenswearWeek : Putting African Menswear Designers On The Map

His Closet “Our Closet” SA Menswear Week is putting African menswear designers on the international map. First of its kind in Africa it is surely going to encourage more young designers to get into designing for men as there are already a whole lot of womenswear fashion designers.  Designers from Nigerian, South Africa, Tanzania, Angola…

Hauz Of Lenze Lookbook A/W 2015

  Hauz of Lenze has released an A/W 2015 look book which was inspired by happiness and most importantly life . The designer says that he found past menswear rather dull so he took it upon himself to create a daring and risky collection with lace shirts and combining different items to come up with…