15 Sep Normcore’s fashion takeover

Chunky sneakers, high wasted pants and unoffensive silhouettes have taken over the runways. The norming of fashion is upon us and there's no doubt about it. It's time to raid your father's wardrobe and forget everything you knew about standing out   Words: Tshiamo Seape   Dadcore (Photographer: Mark...

22 Aug Ib Kamara

From Sierra Leone to London, stylist and visionary Ibrahim Kamara is riding a wave of his own making all the way to the top of the fashion industry   Words: Tshiamo Seape       Some people seem destined to make an impact on the world. So distinct is their work,...

11 May Whimsical Lara Klawikowski

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town is around the corner and with designers from across the African continent coming together to showcase their latest and greatest it is bound to be three spectacular fashion-filled days. This season, The Wire will make sure you have front row...

11 May Shimmers of Shana Morland

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town has officially kicked off and with designers from across the African continent coming together to showcase their latest and greatest it is bound to be three spectacular fashion-filled days. This season, The Wire will make sure you have front row tickets...

06 Apr This is VINIGA

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2.0 is kicking off tomorrow and The Wire will make sure you have front row tickets to all the action! Words: Bianca Agenbag Meet VINIGA set to show on the 7th of April at 16h00  Award-nominated Jazz singer and celebrated fashion designer, Brigitte...

06 Apr Afro.Mod.Trends

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Cape Town 2.0 has kicked off and The Wire will make sure you have front row tickets to all the action! Words: Bianca Agenbag Meet designer AMI YOMEKPE set to show on the 7th of April at 17h00 Creativity, passion and perseverance are just some...

04 Apr David Alford blows into town

Fashion week blew away and now it returns to blow us away Fashion week has returned to the Mother City after literally blowing away the fist time round. Not letting weather interfere again the new venue, Salt River studios, will provide a rough, edgy and raw charm for the perfect comeback. All 36 designers who missed the...