14 Oct THE AFRICAN AESTHETIC AND THEBE MAGUGU

By Rob Greeff   It began in Africa. In the simple act of throwing on an animal pelt over his or her body to ward off the cold, humanity’s ancestors created “fashion”. 6 million years later, the world takes note of a new voice envisioning our future,...

17 Jul TLALE ROARS AT LONDON FILM PREMIERE

The Lion King actress Florence Kasumba walked the red carpet in a showstopper David Tlale ensemble at the film’s London premier on Sunday night. This is the second time that Florence has been dressed for a film premier by Tlale, South Africa’s internationally acclaimed fashion designer...

13 Feb SA menswear week roundup

The 8th and 9th of February saw South African Menswear make the return to Cape Town's V&A waterfront for its 9th season. A/W, traditionally the seen as the season of muted colours , turned expectations on their head and delivered everything you need to combat...

11 Feb Grammys 2019: The best looks

Award shows wouldn't be have as without the outrageous, sometimes sublime and sometimes beautiful wardrobe choices that the stars make for the red carpet. Nowhere is this truer than the Grammy Awards, which have become ground zero for the most talked about fashion moments in...

22 Jan Tumi takes L.A.

South African media personality and women empowerment activist, Tumi Voster, has just returned from a whirlwind trip to the states that saw her taking in the sights and serving some serious fashion on both coasts. Tumi's first stop took her to New York where she...

14 Nov …and the labels you need to know about

With so much to be excited about when it comes to South Africa's creative output over the past year, we wanted to keep a spotlight on our favourite fashion brands. A collection of Fashion Week favourites and subversive newcomers makes up this collection of the...

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 encyclopedia 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...