13 Jun The Return of Nostalgic Brands

From nowhere, as if from a dream,  your favourite sports brands from yesteryear are making a much welcome return to the streets. And now, thanks to some high profile collaborations the world of sportswear has been given a high fashion upgrade   Words: Tshiamo Seape   Classic brands, specifically...

11 Jun Is it time for Africa’s own edition of Vogue?

  Words: Tshiamo Seape   [caption id="attachment_11982" align="alignleft" width="521"] A fictional interpretation of Vogue Africa by Mario Epanya | Source: Business of Fashion[/caption] Vogue Magazine, the bastion of taste, the height of style and the encyclopaedia of world fashion has for more than 100 years served as the beacon...

06 Jun CFDA 2018: RECAPPING THE “FASHION OSCARS”

The most prestigious red carpet in all of fashion was rolled out for the 2018 Council of Fashion Designers of Amerca awards which took place at the Brooklyn Museum on June 4th. "Insecure" actress Issa Rae played host on a night filled with firsts, and of...

30 May david tlale reinvents the colour red

SA’s most iconic luxury designer, David Tlale, is set to turn the runway red when he abandons his signature affinity for black and – for the first time in his 15-year career – unveils a special, once-off collection based on the colour red, titled RED by David Tlale,...

12 Mar Lukhanyo Mdingi: Soulful

South African Designer Lukhanyo Mdingi delivers eastern influences in his latest collection Words: Tshiamo Seape [caption id="attachment_10898" align="aligncenter" width="936"] Photographer: Travys Owen[/caption] Lukhanyo Mdingi realises the power if his potential with the release of his latest collection and a feature in Vogue Italia. The collection, entitled "Soulful" combines a...

07 Mar In Conversation with Thebe Magugu

In our latest On The Radar profile, we feature young South African designer, Thebe Magugu. In compiling our list of the most influential creative figures from across the continent his inclusion was a no-brainer. His ability to infuse his creations with the power of the past in...

28 Feb Cape Town Menswear: The Grand Tour

The menswear landscape is more exciting than it's ever been, and it's time to take advantage. Some of the best menswear stores are hidden gems while others have reached iconic status. Whatever the recognition, our Grand Tour of the Mother City's best has something for...

03 Jan All the best looks from Afropunk Johannesburg

Despite the absence of headlining superstar, Solange, Afropunk Johannesburg didn't fail as a celebration of unity, inclusivity, music, and, of course, style.   Words: Tshiamo Seape   After a decade of incredible shows the Brooklyn-based festival made its first appearance in South Africa over the 30th and 31st of...

06 Dec brand New Yeezys available now

Words: Tshiamo Seape   Kanye West's latest collection, Yeezy Season 6, is available now exclusively on Yeezy Supply. With no press, no pre-hype, and no over the top runway shows, the latest iteration of his much-coveted collaboration with Adidas is available for pre-order.   The collection includes the latest...