Showcasing the value in supporting local designers, fashion student Lauren Dibbs decodes her love of fashion and the price we pay by ignoring homegrown retailers.
At the 57th Venice Biennale, there’s no better way to broadcast your pavilion or cause than with a tote. Lee-Ann Orton snaps some of her favourite ones.
Brand new lookbook by local hat designer Simon and Mary inspired us to think about the influence and meaning of the Wild West on local creative scene.
We caught up with (most of) the cast of Bee Diamondhead and Aart Verrip’s latest campaign that uses the “work suit” to challenge representation.
Functional basics brand Good Good Good’s new line of illustrated tees are the perfect addition to your capsule wardrobe. View the playful look book here.
Siya Ndaba is an 18-year-old fashion designer determined to make his mark in the industry. View his latest collection here.
“Clits are normal. Clits are important. Clits are lit”
A look at the local label pushing sexual empowerment through dress.
It’s all about “bodies sharing stories, abandoned concrete and used gum”.
From early morning coffee runs and wardrobe checks to late night fashion shows and a surprising amount of dry-cleaning, Kira Gimpel gives us the lowdown on what it’s like to work as a fashion assistant.
‘Rule of Thumb‘ is the brainchild of three students who felt the need to further explore their creative potential. In the first series of mens T-shirts, two ranges have been designed. The range of printed t’s was inspired by iconic natural objects of South Africa such as the protea, […]
The fashion industry will always find new heights, and it’s with designers like Marisha Eygelaar, and her end year self-expression clothing range, that this saying will continue to be true.
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Next weekend STR.CRD hits Cape Town and promises to be one big sneaker fan-fest. This from the press release: On the 24th of September at the renovated Cape Town station, STR.CRD.CPT kicking it with Sportscene puts a hi-top between hoops and hip-hop, mashes up skateboarding, break-dancing and beats, alongside pop-up […]
Some great new work from South African photographer Jonathan Taylor. Featured here is a collection of various of his latest shoots. Visit his site for more updates.
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uS1exujG3cY&feature=player_embedded[/youtube] Nike recently has some cool new fabrics out – specifically the new polo shirt. To launch the NIKE GRAND SLAM POLO, Nike employed the help from some of their most important resources, their athletes. Together with legendary UK photographer Rankin, Nike shot key athletes such as Cristiano Ronaldo, Joe […]