50 Shades Of Grey Movie Premier

  Like every woman who has read the 50 Shades Of Grey Trilogy I was super excited for the premier of the movie yesterday. I was lucky enough to attend the premier at Ster-Kinekor at the Zone in Rosebank thanks to 4th Street and of course I would naturally go with my best friend. IContinue reading “50 Shades Of Grey Movie Premier”

Carl Jaro to present Afro.K

    Carl Jaro has once again landed another exciting project. He is set to host Afro-K a TV show that aims to promote young fashion designers in Haiti. Afro-k will run from 19 October to 2 November 2014. Afro-k ‘s mission is to develop sewing in everyone, they aim to develop innovative forms of meetings, promoting the multiculturalContinue reading “Carl Jaro to present Afro.K”

A day with Zakeeya Patel at her Previdar Magazine Shoot

So I was afforded a chance to interview Zakeeya Patel by the Previdar Magazine team. It was really lovely to meet the actress who is so down to earth and was willing to accommodate me. She was shooting for Previdar and you must keep it locked to http://www.previdar.com to see her shoot and interview .Continue reading “A day with Zakeeya Patel at her Previdar Magazine Shoot”

“Age won’t stop me from dreaming big”: Sights set on New York

Casey Devereux is a 12 year old from Eldorado Park who has so much love for modelling that she started entering beauty pageants when she was young. Entering Eldo’s Top Model afforded Casey a chance to cross parts with Figures Modelling Agency, an agency that has awarded her and 9 other girls internships  and aContinue reading ““Age won’t stop me from dreaming big”: Sights set on New York”

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 theContinue reading “4 May 2014: Day 5 in Namibia”

2 May 2014: Day 3 in Namibia

There is no sleep. For people who literally slept at 5 am, by 10 am we have had breakfast and ready to explore Walvis Bay ( That is where we ended up) a town 30km outside of Swakopmund. We first went to the local taylor to do last minute touches on some outfits. We hadContinue reading “2 May 2014: Day 3 in Namibia”

Non-Africans ‘ perceptions of Africa: Do non-Africans tell better African stories than us?

When Long Walk to Freedom came out I remember having a facebook discussion with one of my friends who was very livid because the movie starred non-Africans as leads. I did not understand then until I watched the movie and saw our best actors as extras. Sello Maake ka Ncube did not even say aContinue reading “Non-Africans ‘ perceptions of Africa: Do non-Africans tell better African stories than us?”

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 whichContinue reading “RVK Fashion Week Designer Profile: Amira Selimangy”

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 beingContinue reading “RVK Fashion Week Designer profile: Lourens Loux Gebhardt”

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 ofContinue reading “RVK Fashion Week Designer Profile: Zodwa Carol Mabuya”